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Ghana’s Nyantakyi re-elected WAFU President

13 January 2016, 14:07Israel Ojoko

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 2006.

Also readNigeria, Benin clash in WAFU semi-final

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.

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