Posts Tagged ‘Issa Hayatou’

Issa Hayatou battles for his 8th term as CAF President

For nearly 30 years, Cameroonian, Issa Hayatou, has been the head of the Confederation of African Football and a top FIFA executive. Today at the general assembly in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, Hayatou faces a tough election challenge in his attempt for an 8th term in office. His only opponent, Ahmad Ahmad, the head of Madagascan […]

CAF election: I will unseat Hayatou – Ahmam Ahmad

Top contender to the presidency of the Confederation of Africa Football (CAF), Ahmam Ahmad has boasted that he will unseat the incumbent president, Issa Hayatou in the March 16 election. Ahmad, who spoke on a radio Programme monitored yesterday in Abuja, also noted that the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) president, Amaju Pinnick, will win his […]

Issa Hayatou to Serve as Acting President of FIFA

Issa Hayatou will serve as Acting President of Fifa in the wake of the ban on Sepp Blatter. Mr Hayatou is the longest-serving vice-president on Fifa’s Executive Committee and a former athlete. As mandated by article 32 (6) of the Fifa Statutes, Issa Hayatou, as the longest-serving vice-president on FIFA’s Executive Committee, will serve as […]