Confederation Africaine de Soccer (CAF) regrets to announce the demise of Basic Seyi Memene, CAF Honorary Vice President, in Lomé (Togo), on Friday 20 evening to Saturday 21 November 2020, after an extended sickness.
Former President of the Togolese Soccer Federation and previous CAF First Vice President, Basic Memene gained CAF Golden Order of Benefit upon his retirement in 2011, after years of determination and dedication to African soccer.
CAF President Mr. Ahmad Ahmad mentioned “Basic Memene will stay in our hearts as one of the crucial nice architects of our establishment’s historical past. He contributed to put in writing certainly one of CAF most pretty pages.”. CAF President paid him a deserved tribute for “his inestimable contribution to the advance of African soccer normally, and Togolese soccer specifically”. “My trustworthy ideas of reinforce and unity are with the circle of relatives of Basic Memene for the lack of this nice determine,” he added.