- Mr Nyantakyi is now the second most powerful person in African football
- Mr Nyantakyi was also recently re-elected as a FIFA executive committee member
Ghana Football Association (GFA) president Kwesi Nyantakyi has been named First Vice President of the Confederation of African Football (CAF).
Mr Nyantakyi was approved by the CAF Executive Committee on Monday, 8 May during its first meeting under the reign of Ahmad Ahmad in the Bahraini capital of Manama.
At the first meeting of the Ahmad Administration in Bahrain on Monday, the CAF Executive Committee confirmed Mr Nyantakyi as the second most powerful person in African football.
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Mr Nyantakyi becomes the second most powerful person in African football and the first Ghanaian to rise to such high office in African football.
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