NewsBlaze search box Daily News header

CAF Gets Credit Football Progress in Djibouti

By   get stories by email

The president of Djibouti Football Federation Mr. Souleiman Hassan Waberi who is on an official visitor to CAF headquarters in Cairo met the president of the continental football governing body (CAF) Mr. Isse Hayatou and secretary General Hicham El Amrani Friday to discuss important issues on promotion of football in Somalia.

According to a press statement by President Souleiman Hasssan Waberi in Friday's meeting both sides raised issues relating to the promotion of football in the small horn of Africa country where CAF leaders pledged more assistance to help the Djibouti FA to successfully accomplish the ongoing football development programs.

CAF_President_

"We have presented to CAF president and his secretary General a document carrying a full activity plan for the years to come-that plan illustrates how hugely we are committed to promoting the beautiful game in the country," the president said in his press statement Friday.

He said CAF leaders were fully lauded for the successive activities by his federation including the recent historic move to insure Djibouti football players and the entire soccer volunteers in the country and as well as the biggest ever grassroots development programme which was launched in Djibouti in January this year.

CAF_President_-1

"The hands of CAF are open to Djibouti and in my capacity as president, I pledge that CAF will do all it can to help the growth of football in Djibouti. We are really very admired at the development programs launched in Djibouti so far and CAF is committed to encouraging such moves taken for the promotion of football," CAF president Isse Hayatou told the visiting Djibouti FA delegation.

This was the first such visit by the Djibouti FA leaders to CAF headquarters since president Souleiman came to power in November last year. President Souleiman Hassan Waberi was accompanied in the meeting by his first vice president Mr. Mohamed yacin yonis and treasure Ali Harred Mohamed.

President_Souleiman_and_CAf_secretary_General_Hicham_El_Amrani

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

Abdulfatah Kalgaal who is a well-known visual impaired radio journalist in Mogadishu was arrested on Tuesday from his house in Wadajir district.
The prime accused in the recent rape of three women identified as Satyabir Dara, was an 8th Jat regiment jawan from Haryana. Dara shot himself with his service rifle
The International New York Times published an inaccurate article written by Saad Hasan of The Express Tribune.
A case was registered against Congress MLA, Rumi Nath, in Dispur Police station. She filed an anticipatory bail petition in Gauhati high court on April 9, after the arrest of her estranged second husband.
More than 600 people are registered to support the Muscular Dystrophy Association during the Tampa Bay Muscle Walk presented by APEC to help pay tribute to children and adults in Tampa Bay Area.
The Killing river originates from high altitude of Meghalaya and merges with the Kopili river near Nagaon district. The proposed dam will be constructed in the upper stream of the river within Karbi Anglong district.

 

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