Pinnick in Cairo for CAF assembly
The Nigeria Football Federation said on Wednesday that its President, Amaju Pinnick and Secretary-General, Mohammed Sanusi, had arrived in Cairo for Thursday’s Extraordinary General Assembly of the African Football Confederation.
NFF’s spokesman Ademola Olajire made the disclosure in a statement on Wednesday in Lagos.
It read, “The Extraordinary General Assembly, to be addressed by the CAF President, Issa Hayatou, will take place at the Marriott Hotel Zamalek in Cairo’s city centre.
“Among items on the agenda is the election of two additional African members to the FIFA Council (formerly known as FIFA Executive Committee).
“The meeting will also consider a proposal by the Football Federation of Djibouti for the modification of article 18.3 of CAF Statutes regarding the candidacy to the Presidency of CAF.”