2019 CAF Awards: CAF invites Amokachi, Kanu for awards night

Nigerians Daniel Amokachi and Nwankwo Kanu are among the top football stars that will attend today’s CAF’s annual awards ceremony in Egypt tonight
According to Egypt Independent publication, Kamel Abu-Ali, the President of the Tourism Investment Association in Hurghada, the host organizer of the event, a large number of global and African football stars will attend the ceremony.


Abu-Ali named the stars invited to the ceremony, which inlude from Egypt, Mahmoud al-Khatib, Hassan Shehata, Wael Jumaa, Ahmed Fathi and Ahmed Hassan.
The rest are former Super Eagles international Daniel Amokachi and Nwankwo Kanu, Brazilian Cafu, Argentian Juan Sebastián Verón, French Youri Djorkaeff, Portuguese Nuno Gomes and Saudi Sami al-Jaber.


Others are Japanese Nakata, Ivorian Didier Drogba, Ivorian Yaya Toure, Angolan Flavio, Cameroonian Roger Milla, Senegalese El Hadji Diouf, Ghanaian Abedi Pele, Zambian Kalusha Bwalya.
The winners will be announced during the ceremony in the presence of a number of prominent African sports icons and public figures.
Participants in the 2019 CAF Awards ceremony arrived in Hurghada yesterday to attend the celebration.


The president of the CAF Ahmed Ahmed arrived in Hurghada, accompanied by former Barcelona star Samuel Eto’o, to follow preparations for the reception of the CAF party – with Eto’o scheduled to present the ceremony.