FIFA bans CAF President, Ahmad Ahmad, for 5 years over corruption

World football governing body, FIFA has banned CAF president, Ahmad Ahmad, for five years over allegations of corruption.

FIFA bans CAF President, Ahmad Ahmad, for 5 years over corruption

FIFA announced this decision in a statement on Monday as they noted that the CAF President

had breached some code of conduct which includes mismanagement of funds.

Ahmad has been CAF president since March 2017 and was standing for re-election, when

FIFA banned him for “governance issues”.

In their statement, FIFA said that Ahmad had, “breached his duty of loyalty, offered gifts and

other benefits, mismanaged funds and abused his position as the CAF President”.

Ahmad has also been fined 200,000 Swiss francs ($220,000) by FIFA for the misdeeds,

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which related to “the organization and financing of an Umrah pilgrimage to Mecca,” and his

involvement in CAF’s dealings with a sports equipment company.

Africa football have been under the spotlight for quite some time as top names in the setup have been investigated for involvement in various fraudulent activities.

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