FIFA presidential candidates to campaign in Accra on Tuesday

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The leading candidates for next month’s FIFA presidential elections are bringing their campaign to Accra on Tuesday at the start of the West Africa Football Union Zone B Congress.

Three of the candidates are due to make their case to the WAFU executives over the two day congress while the other two have sent representatives.

Jordan’s Prince Ali Al-Hussein, Gianni Infantino of Italy and Sheikh Salman Al Khalifa will address the delegates personally.

The other highlight of the Congress will be the election of for a WAFU zone B president between the incumbent Kwesi Nyantekyie of Ghana and Niger’s Djbrillia Hamidou.

WAFU Zone B is made up of Ghana, Benin, Burkina Faso, Niger, Cote D’Ivoire, Nigeria, Togo.