The newly-elected President of the Algerian Football Federation – Mr. Charaf-Eddine, went on a working visit at the CAF headquarters in Cairo, on Wednesday, May 19.

Amongst the things they discussed were the development of refereeing in Africa, the Pan-African schools football championship and the solidarity to be developed within our confederation.

CAF General Secretary conveyed to his host the congratulations and cordial greetings of the CAF President, Dr Patrice Motsepe. He then presented to him the FIFA-CAF project on the professionalization of refereeing on the continent as well as the Pan-African schools Football Championship project.

President Charaf-Eddine was enthusiastic and pledged to take an active part in the realization of the Pan-African schools Football Championship.

On the call by the CAF President to foster unity and solidarity in Africa, , President Charaf-Eddine assured CAF of his commitment and that of his federation to support sister member associates in Africa to develop football.

This was the first visit by a CAF Member Association President at the CAF headquarters – and the first to be hosted by the new General Secretary.

Source: CAF