TOGO : A Woman chairs the federation

Mrs Tchanilé-Salifou Falilatou, wife of Dogo, has been elected president of the Togolese athletics federation to succeed Professor Assima Kpatcha Essoham who did not seek for a new term.  She won 34 votes against 22 for her competitor Djobokou Dieudonné. Thus, the Confederation of African Athletics currently has five women presidents of federations out of 54 countries. Mrs Dogo Falilatou is the president of the Rules Commission at the National Olympic Committee of Togo.

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