Sam Ramsamy (RSA) is new President of African Swimming Confederation
South African Sam Ramsamy, FINA Vice-President and IOC Member, was elected as President of CANA, the Confederation of African Swimming Associations, at the General Assembly held during the 11th African Championships in Nairobi (Kenya).
He takes over from CANA President Mustafa Larfaoui from Algeria. Kenya's Ben Ekumbo is the new CANA Secretary General and Treasurer. CANA currently has 52 member associations.
President: Sam Ramsamy (RSA), Vice Presidents: Habib Rouatbi (TUN), Mohammed Diop (SEN), Donald Rukare (UGA), Lino Candido Laurenco (ANG), Secretary/Treasurer: Ben Ekumbo (KEN), Members: Fatayi-Williams Babatunde (NGR), Samuel Kinimba (RWA), Doreen Tiborcz (MRI), Dr. Afane Zaza (ALG), Honorary Life Members: Aish Salim Jeneby (KEN), Mustapha Larfaoui (ALG).