CAF appoint Abdelmounaïm Bah Acting General Secretary
The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has appointed Abdelmounaïm Bah as the Acting General Secretary.
Bah’s appointment was announced on Tuesday following the resignation of Mouad Hajji on Monday.
“Following discussions by the CAF Emergency Committee on March3, 2020, Commercial Director Abdelmounaïm Bah has been unanimously appointed Acting General Secretary,” said the CAF communication.
At the request of the President, the Emergency Committee proceeded today with the unanimous appointment of Bah to the post of General Secretary of the organization, after accepting the resignation of Mouad Hajji, who stepped down from the position yesterday.
CAF’s Emergency Committee members have full confidence in Bah who has exhibited good qualities since joining CAF, particularly during the Total Africa Cup of Nations Egypt 2019.
Bah assumes office immediately till the next meeting of the CAF Executive Committee. But he will also continue to serve as Commercial director, a position he has occupied since June 2018.