Fatma Samoura appointed FIFA General Secretary
Q. Which African American woman will assume the role of FIFA Secretary General for the first time?- Published on 16 May 16
a. Datma Samoura
b. Fatma Samoura
c. Fatima Samoura
d. Fatimah Samourah
ANSWER: Fatma Samoura
54 year old Fatma Samoura will assume the role of FIFA general secretary before mid June after undergoing an eligibility check
She is currently
- Decision was taken by FIFA President Gianni Infantino at the 66th FIFA Congress in Mexico City.
- She is currently UN’s Resident/Humanitarian Coordinator and UNDP Resident Representative in Nigeria.
- She is fluent in French, English, Spanish and Italian.