Accra - Ghana FA President, Kwesi Nyantakyi was re-elected as
the head of West African Football Union (WAFU) for another four –year term.
In a congress of WAFU Zone B in Accra presided over by
Nigeria Football Federation President Amaju Pinnick, incumbent Nyantaki pipped
Djibrilla Hima Hamidou of Niger Republic by four votes to three, and will
remain in office till year 2020.
Nyantakyi only last year won a fresh term of office as
President of the Ghana Football Association – a position he has occupied since
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Earlier, the presidents and general secretaries of the
countries in the WAFU Zone B had observed a one-minute silence in honour of
slain Head of Protocol of Nigeria Football Federation, Ibrahim Abubakar, who was killed on Wednesday last week by gunmen who invaded his house in
Kado Estate, Gwarinpa, Abuja.
Nigeria’s Amaju Pinnick, a member of the Organizing
Committee for the Africa Cup of Nations and member of the Organizing Committee
for the FIFA U-20 World Cup, was returned as second vice president.For
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