Ahmad Ahmad wins CAF election

Madagascar Football Association chief Ahmad Ahmad has been elected Confederation of African Football president in a vote in Ethiopia, ending Issa Hayatou's 29-year reign.

by

    Madagascar Football Association chief Ahmad Ahmad has been elected Confederation of African Football president in a vote in Ethiopia, ending Issa Hayatou's 29-year reign.

    The new president is promising an era of greater transparency and better governance.

    Al Jazeera’s Andy Richardson reports from the Ethiopian capital, Addis Ababa.


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    Survivor stories from Super Typhoon Haiyan

    Survivor stories from Super Typhoon Haiyan

    The Philippines’ Typhoon Haiyan was the strongest storm ever to make landfall. Five years on, we revisit this story.

    How Moscow lost Riyadh in 1938

    How Moscow lost Riyadh in 1938

    Russian-Saudi relations could be very different today, if Stalin hadn't killed the Soviet ambassador to Saudi Arabia.

    Thou Shalt Not Kill: Israel's Hilltop Youth

    Thou Shalt Not Kill: Israel's Hilltop Youth

    Meet the hardline group willing to do anything, including going against their government, to claim land for Israel.