- March 17, 2017
- Posted by: Godwin Elijah
- Category: Planet Sports
Federal Government has congratulated the President of the Nigeria Football Federation, Amaju Pinnick, on his victory at the just-concluded Confederation of African Football- CAF, Executive Committee elections.
Pinnick defeated the incumbent, Benin Republic’s Moucharafou Anjorin, by 32 votes to 17 in the election held on Thursday in Addis Ababa. With this win, Pinnick becomes the third Nigerian to serve on the executive seat of CAF.
The Federal Government also congratulated Ahmad Ahmad following his election as President of the Confederation of African Football.