Motion of support and solidarity for CAF President Dr. Issa Hayatou

caf_iconThe Executive Committee of CAF:

Considering the significant advancements in the development of African football and the growing awareness CAF competitions whose numbers has increased from three (3) to eleven (11) since 1988 following the election of Issa Hayatou to the Presidency of the Confederation African Football;

Considering the enhanced representation and participation of Africa in all international competitions and the governing bodies of world football since the same year (1988);

Recalling that the 30th edition of the Orange Africa Cup of Nations could only be held in Equatorial Guinea through interpersonal skills of the CAF President Issa Hayatou, who unfortunately has been subject of a biased press derogatory campaign;

Denounces the strategy of using the CAF President as a scapegoat by those who seek by all means to acquire a good conscience for themselves;

Expresses its full support – unconditional and unqualified to the CAF President and his leadership of African football;

Expresses its sincere gratitude to the CAF President for his ongoing involvement in the development of football in Africa.

Done at Malabo (Equatorial Guinea) 6 February 2015


Suketu Patel

Almamy Kabele Camara

Amadou Diakite

Adoum Djibrine

Mohamed Raouraou

Magdi Shams El Din

Tarek Bouchamaoui

Kalusha Bwalya

Kwesi Nyantakyi

Constant Omari

Leodegar Tenga


Anjorin Moucharafou

Molefi Oliphant

Hani Abo Rida

Jacques Anouma

Lydia Nsekera