Daily News header

Somalia Confederation of African Handball Holds Election Congress

By   get stories by email

The confederation of African Handball (CAHB) has re-elected Mr. Mansourou Aremou during its election congress held at the Palace hotel in Ouagadougo, the capital of Burkina Faso on Wednesday in the presence of the president of International Handball Federation Dr. Hassan Musfata and the sports minister of Burkina Faso Mr. Edbega.

The Somali Handball Federation secretary General Nur Maye Osman who represented Somalia in the election congress said the minister of sport of Burkina Faso Mr. Edbega was honoured to inaugurate the CAHB meeting.

CIMG0632

During his opening address the minister said his government was very grateful to the IHF and CAHB for accepting his country to host the big meeting of the continental handball governing body.

"After the minister's opening address the president of International Handball Federation Dr. Hassan Mustafa told the congress that he was very jubilant at the colourful congregation of African handball. He pledged that IHF will give a particular consideration to the development of Handball in Africa," the Somali Handball Federation Secretary General Nur Maye Osman told the media today.

CIMG0634

The congress elected Tanzania and Gini Bissau to take responsibility for counting the votes at the end of election, while Somalia and Congo were elected to check the minutes of the continental meeting.

The continental handball governing body members re-elected president Aremou to lead the Confederation of African Handball for the next term, while Larna Glover and Medhat El Beltagy were elected as his 1st and 2nd vice presidents.

Likewise Mr. Charles OMBOUMAHOU was elected as the secretary General of the confederation of African Handball while Yao Auguste DOGBO was elected as the treasure.

"Finally the congress fully endorsed all raised agendas and on behalf of Somalia, I laud for the outcome of the CAHB congress and praise Burkina Faso for the good organization," Secretary General Nur Maye Osman told the media On Thursday.

CIMG0654

CIMG0633

CIMG0649

Shafi'i Mohyaddin Abokar is the NewsBlaze Somalia reporter. Contact him through NewsBlaze. Read more stories by Shafi'i Mohyaddin Abokar.

  Please click this get stories by email button to be notified about future stories, and please leave a comment below.

  Please leave a comment here     If it does not display within 10 seconds, please refresh the page

Related Top Stories News

Reports say four men on motorcycles opened fire on Hamid Mir's car as he was traveling from Karachi airport to the office.
Having dazzled critics and audiences in the West Coast and Midwest, 'Four Clowns' (www.fourclowns.org), conceived and directed by Jeremy Aluma, makes its too-brief East Coast debut May 23 to June 1 in The Club at La MaMa. In a madcap evening, fo
Producer and Hollywood Sentinel publisher Bruce Edwin reports here on the child abuse claims rocking Hollywood made by Michael Egan III.
The Hollywood Sentinel reviews here the punk film screenings that took place this month at the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences.
Mina Fabulous reports that a UN base in South Sudan, that was sheltering and protecting 5,000 civilians, came under attack by rebels associated with former Vice President Riek Machar.
To honor Shakespeare's 450th birthday, Bryant Park Corporation and The Drilling Company's Shakespeare in the Parking Lot will present 'Hamlet' in Bryant Park May 15 to 31, 2014.

 

NewsBlaze Writers Of The Month



Popular Stories This Month

newsletter logo

NewsBlaze
Copyright © 2004-2014 NewsBlaze Pty. Ltd.
Use of this website is subject to our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy  | DMCA Notice               Press Room   |    Visit NewsBlaze Mobile Site