Madagascar Football Association chief Ahmad has been elected Confederation of African Football president, ending Issa Hayatou's 29-year reign.
Liverpool forward Sadio Mane scored as Senegal beat Zimbabwe to become the first team to reach the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations quarter-finals.
Gabon have been chosen to host the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations finals.
With effect from next season only football coaches that hold a CAF license will be eligible to coach in the country’s flagship TNM Super League.
Manchester City midfielder, Yaya Toure, has become the first player to be named Confederation of African Football African Footballer of the Year four years in a row.