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FIFA Secretary General Fatma Samoura speaks at World Football Summit Live!

FIFA’s Secretary General Fatma Samoura took part in the closing session of the World Football Summit Live today in a wide ranging discussion that covered disruption, wokeness and the impact of the FIFA Covid-19 Relief Plan on global football. In an interview led by South African broadcaster Carol Tshabalala, Fatma …

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FIFA secretary general Fatma Samoura inducted into International Women’s Forum Hall of Fame!

FIFA Secretary General Fatma Samoura has been inducted into the International Women’s Forum (IWF) Hall of Fame as recognition for her transformative contributions to society. Fatma Samoura, who worked on United Nations projects for 21-years before becoming the first-ever African, and woman to hold the role of Secretary General at …

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Africa’s CAF thankful to FIFA president Infantino!

The Confédération Africaine de Football (CAF) in a press release expressed their gratitude to FIFA President Gianni Infantino and of FIFA Secretary General Fatma Samoura for their commitment and involvement in the CAF-FIFA cooperation for the development of African football. Following the expiration of the tenure of CAF – FIFA …

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FIFA GS Fatma Samoura honoured by African Renaissance and Diaspora Network!

Yesterday, September 27 at the United Nations in New York FIFA Secretary General Fatma Samba Samoura Diouf was conferred with the African Renaissance & Diaspora Network’s (ARDN) first ever Award for Sport. The award recognises the Senegalese native’s commitment and dedication to the development of humanitarian causes and her championing …

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FIFA secretary general Samoura to address Soccerex China!

Soccerex have announce that FIFA Secretary General, Ms Fatma Samoura will be addressing delegates at the opening of Soccerex China 2018, April 17/18 in Zhuhai. Ms Samoura will be speaking just months before the 2018 FIFA WorldCup kicks off, in a country which has embraced the global football fever, with …

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Compensation Sub-Committee agrees compensation of FIFA President and Secretary General!

The FIFA Compensation Sub-Committee and the FIFA President have agreed that the FIFA President’s gross basic salary will be CHF 1.5 million per year plus benefits. The Sub-Committee and the FIFA Secretary General also agreed that the Secretary General’s gross basic salary will be CHF 1.3 million plus benefits. The …

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New FIFA General Secretary Fatma Samoura to deliver Keynote Address at Soccerex Global Convention!

Following the opening addresses, the Soccerex Global Convention 2016 will kick off with an exclusive keynote address from new FIFA Secretary General, Fatma Samoura. Ms Samoura will be using the Convention as a platform to update the global football industry on the future plans of FIFA and this rare opportunity …

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New FIFA Secretary General Fatma Samoura passes eligibility check!

World football governing body FIFA can confirm that Fatma Samba Diouf Samoura has successfully passed the eligibility check conducted by the independent Review Committee and will assume the role of FIFA Secretary General on Monday, June 20. The Review Committee, which was established at the recent FIFA Congress in May …

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Future General Secretary Fatma Samoura pays courtesy visit to FIFA staff!

This Monday, May 30, just over two weeks after having been appointed by the FIFA Council as the next FIFA Secretary General, Fatma Samba Diouf Samoura paid a courtesy visit to the Home of FIFA in Zurich. Ms Samoura took part in a management meeting alongside FIFA President Gianni Infantino …

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Fatma Samba Diouf Samoura appointed new FIFA Secretary General!

The FIFA Council today appointed Fatma Samba Diouf Samoura of Senegal as FIFA Secretary General (SG). Ms Samoura is a 21-year veteran of United Nations programmes who is currently the UN’s Resident/Humanitarian Coordinator and UNDP Resident Representative in Nigeria. The announcement was made by FIFA President Gianni Infantino at the …

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