Aisha Buhari Cup: CAF President Motsepe lights up opening ceremony
CAF President, Dr Patrice Motsepe has arrived in Nigeria where he will attend the start of the Aisha Buhari Cup today, 15 September 2021.
Dr Motsepe, together with Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) President Amaju Pinnick, will meet different stakeholders in Nigeria discussing advancement of football in Africa, in particular women’s football development.
The CAF President will be joined by FIFA President Gianni Infantino who will also attend the Aisha Buhari Cup.
The competition features women’s national teams from Nigeria, Mali, Cameroon, Ghana, Morocco and South Africa featuring some of Africa’s top women footballers.
All is now set for the commencement of the six-nation showpiece starting on Wednesday, 15th September with the clash between nine-time African champions, Super Falcons and the Female Eagles of Mali at the Mobolaji Johnson Arena, Onikan.