Issa Hayatou, has been appointed honorary member of the International Olympic Committee. The decision was made public on Sunday, August 21, 2016.
Hayatou who is the current president of the Confederation of African Football (CAF), was a member of the OIC since 2001.
He was FIFA acting president from the 9th of October 2015 to the 26th of February 2016 following the suspension of the great Sepp Blatter.
By Chi Prudence Asong