2017 AITEO – Confederation of African Countries (CAF) Award Ceremony in Accra, Ghana.
The winner of the African Football Player of the Year Award, Mohamed Salah has expressed his joy as he wins the CAF player award for the first time, while Nigeria’s Asisat Oshoala picked the award for the female category.
The award gala took place in Ghana inside the beautiful International Conference Centre in Accra with a host of former award winners on parade. The newly elected Liberian president George Weah was represented by his wife and also in attendance was ex-Barcelona winger Emmanuel Amuneke, ‘Prince of Monaco’ Victor Ikpeba, Samuel Eto, Didier Drogba and Kanu Nwankwo.
The event which was sponsored by the Aiteo group was filled with glamour as a fine core of music artistes light up the stage in a well-timed and organised show.
Egyptian Mohamed Salah beat Gabon’s Aubameyang and Sadio Mane of Senegal to win the 2017 CAF player of Year which was a career first for the Liverpool flying winger.
Here is are the footage/ highlight of the CAF Award ceremony