Nigerian Military Officer emerges President of OSMA

The Deputy Director Sports Defence Headquarters, Brigadier General Maikano Abdullahi, has been elected President of the Organization of Military Sports Africa (OSMA), a statement  on Thursday said.






The took place Yaounde, Cameroun last week, precisely Wednesday, 7 October 2020 for  one term (4 years) office, commencing from 30 November 2020.




Brigadier General Abdullahi got about 67 percent of the total votes to defeat 2 other contestants from Algeria and Guinea.



Fifty-one delegates within the fifty-one member States Africa voted at the .






OSMA is the body that represents Africa on the International Military Sports Council (CISM), aimed at fostering friendship through sports, while fitness among the Armed Forces of member States. By this , Brigadier General Abdullahi has automatically become the Vice President of CISM.