Sierra Leone’s FA boss Isha Johansen elected into new CAF Executive

Isha Johansen pictured becomes Caf executive member

The President of the Sierra Leone Football Association (SLFA), Isha Johansen has been elected into the new Confederation of African Football executive committee with a total of 35 -12 votes at the just concluded CAF Elections beating Lydia Nsekera.

She becomes the first Sierra Leonean to be elected as a CAF Executive Committee member from 2017 – 2021 following the CAF 39th Ordinary General Assembly in Ethiopia on Thursday.

The SLFA’s boss Johansen was also recently been given a lofty appointment into a powerful FIFA sub-committee – the FIFA Members Association Committee.

She was elected SLFA’s boss unopposed on 3 August 2013 as the first female FA boss in Sierra Leone and she’s also the only female Football Association president in the world presently.

Contact the writer bittar@footballsierraleone.net @bittar32 – @football_sierra

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