Ethiopia to host 70th FIFA Congress
Addis Ababa, June 6, 2019 (FBC) – The 70th FIFA Congress will take place in Ethiopia’s capital Addis Ababa in May 2020.
Addis Ababa was chosen to host the next gathering at the end of the 69th Congress which took place in Paris, France.
According to Chief of Staff of the AU Chairperson, the Congress will take place at the African Union (AU) headquarters.
@FIFAcom 69th Congress ended with reelection of President @Plaid_Infantino. Next Congress, 70th, will take place in Addis Ababa @_AfricanUnion HQs in May 2020. @AUC_MoussaFaki @EbbaKalondo @fatma_samoura @Elfadil_DSA pic.twitter.com/F1ad9eCD5A
— Amb. Abdoulaye Diop (@AbdoulayeDiop8) June 5, 2019
The Congress re-elected Gianni Infantino President of FIFA until 2023.