This follows the laws of CAF, which stipulate that, an office for the CAF president has to be established in his home town. This is in order to ensure proper coordination of activities between the General Secretariat in Cairo and the head office of the CAF president.
The inauguration ceremony took place in the presence of several guests like, the Secretary General of FIFA Fatma Samoura, members of the executive committee of CAF and the presidents of various African Football federations.
Madagascan personalities were equally present such as, the president of the Senate Rivo Rakotovao, the head of the NationalÃ‚Â Assembly Jean Max Rakotomamonjy, the minister of defence Ben Xavier Rasolofonirina, the minister of police Mamy Andrianisa, among other officials of the government.
During the ceremony, Ahmad Ahmad seized the opportunity to thank the presidents of African football federations, that gave him their trust by electing him the head of CAF and he equally assured the public of his commitment to take African football to the next level.
The new office is located in Mahajanga and will be made up of an office for the CAF president, a conference hall and five persons shall be present in the structure.