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CAF President to arrive in Lagos on Wednesday

07 January 2014, 19:00Israel Ojoko

Lagos - The president of the Confederation for African Football (CAF), Issa Hayatou will arrive Lagos on Wednesday ahead of the GLO-CAF Awards billed for Thursday.

President of the Nigeria Football Federation, Alhaji Aminu Maigari will be at the head of the NFF and Globacom’s reception party for Hayatou.

The Africa’s football supremo will be arriving in Lagos at 1.25pm aboard a Cameroonian Airliner, where Maigari and top officials of Globacom Communications will be on hand to receive him.

Also coming on Wednesday are Members of the CAF Executive Committee including Magdi Shams El Din (Sudan), Constant Selemani Omari (DR Congo) and Algerian Mohamed Raouraoua, who is also a Member of the FIFA Executive Committee.

Already in the country are Executive Committee members Anjorin Moucharafou (Benin Republic), Ahmad (Madagascar) and Adoum Djibrine (Chad), who all arrived on Tuesday.

Kwesi Nyantakyi (Ghana) and Jacques Anouma from Cote d’Ivoire are scheduled to arrive on Thursday.

The Glo-Caf Awards ceremony will take place at the Eko Convention Centre, Victoria Island, Lagos on Thursday night.

- News24


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