The 43rd Confederation of African Football (CAF) General Assembly have elected Dr Patrice Motsepe as the seventh (7th) CAF President at the meeting held today, 12 march 2021 in Rabat, Morocco. 

Motsepe, who was elected unopposed after all his opponents, Augustin Senghor, Ahmed Yahya and Jacques Anouma pulled out of the running, will be at the helm for the next four years.

The businessman and owner of Mamelodi Sundowns will step down from his role as president of the club for the duration of his presidency as per the rules. His oldest son, Tlhopie Motsepe will be Sundowns’ president in his absence.

Written by: Diski Voice