On Match no. 194 (Kagera Sugar 2 vs Simba 1). Simba SC Defender Abdi Banda has been suspended from playing Mainland Premier League (VPL) while waiting for his case to be decided.
Abdi Banda is accused of punching Kagera Sugar player George Kavilla and TFF disciplinary committee decided to ban him from playing VPL but it did not mention the ban duration.
The punching incident was not seen by the referees,at Kaitaba stadium on April 2 this year, the committee's decision is under rule 9(5) of the premier league regulations. It also added that Banda did the same mistake on match no. 169 of Simba SC versus Yanga at the National Stadium.
Kagera Sugar at first filed the complaint about the action by Abdi Banda for punching their midfield though the referees did not take any actions agaist action. The disciplinary committee however banned him until further notice.