Born on : 30 décembre 1959 

Professional Experience

2016 to 2017 : Senator of Madagascar (Vice-President of the Senate) 

2014 to 2016: Minister of Fishery Resources and Fisheries

2003 to 2007: Professor in sport legislation and sports marketing at the Académie Nationale des Sports

1994/1995: Member of the Government in charge of the Department of Sports

1988/1993: Head of Sports Department, Mahajanga

1989/1990: Coach of the Football club AC SOTEMA

1986/1988: Professor of sports at the CEG of Tambohorano

1988/1989: Professor of sports at the Technical School of Mahajanga


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CAF President Ahmad inaugurates Total U-17 AFCON

CAF President Ahmad and a host of other important dignitaries graced the opening ceremony of the Total U-17 African Cup of Nations Gabon 2017 at the Port Gentil on Sunday.

Decisions of CAF Executive Committee - 8 May 2017

The CAF Executive Committee under the chairmanship of CAF President Ahmad met on Monday, 8 May 2017 at the Sheraton Hotel in Manama, Bahrain

Abo Rida elected FIFA Council member

Egyptian Football Association (EFA) president, Hani Abo Rida, was on Monday, 8 May 2017, elected onto the FIFA Council during the CAF Extraordinary General Assembly in Manama, Bahrain

Agenda of first Executive Committee meeting of Ahmad era

The first Executive Committee meeting of the Confédération Africaine de Football (CAF) since the elective General Assembly of 16 March 2017, is scheduled for Monday, 8 May 2017 at the Sheraton Hotel in Manama, Bahrain at 08H00 local time (05H00 GMT).

CAF President opens Club Licensing Instructors seminar in Cairo

CAF President Ahmad on Wednesday, 3 May 2017, opened a two-day CAF Club Licensing Instructors seminar in Cairo, Egypt, with a call on participants to bring their knowledge and expertise to bear towards the development of football on the continent.

President Ahmad announces renewal of Standing Committees

President Ahmad, on Wednesday, 26 April 2017, chaired the meeting of the Organising Committee for Interclub competitions between 10H00 and 12H00 at the CAF Headquarters in Cairo, Egypt. Eight items were on the agenda.

CAF President concludes Somalia visit

CAF President Ahmad wrapped his two-day working visit to Somalia with a declaration that his choice of the 'Horn of Africa' for his maiden official visit was a step in the right direction.

Ahmad pledges support to develop Somali sporting facilities

CAF President Ahmad has pledged support for the development of sporting facilities in Somalia to appreciable standards during his tenure.

Somalia expresses desire to host international matches

Prior to his audience with the Somali President, the CAF President was received by Somali Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khayre.

CAF President arrives in Somalia on official visit

CAF President Ahmad on Monday, 17 April 2017, arrived in Mogadishu, Somalia, on a two-day working visit, his first to the Horn of Africa since assuming the reins of the continent’s football governing body last March.