A Shared Vision for African Football
CEO of Aiteo Group, Benedict Peters and president of the Confederation of African Football (CAF), Ahmad Ahmad, don’t have much in common except for football. As they are both passionate about the sport, the news about their partnership has raised many hopes. Their alliance is expected to strengthen not only African football but also the African continent. They believe that football can mend relationships and strengthen bonds between people and countries alike. When Ahmad took on the role as president of CAF he declined a salary and stresses that CAF isn’t in it for the money but for the sport. Peters has funded various football projects throughout Africa and describes football as a powerful tool for progress. Together they are taking football in Africa to the next level; two leaders on a mission to promote inclusiveness, improve governance and increase transparency in Africa through football.
Full article taken from Vanguard Nigeria: https://www.vanguardngr.com/2017/11/benedict-peters-ahmad-ahmad-two-leaders-one-vision-african-football/