After being detained by French authorities on the 6th of June. The FIFA has promptly issued an official press release concering CAF’s “Confederation of African Football” president Ahmad Ahmad .FIFA refused to comment stating they do not have enough information on what happened.
In a statement issued on Thursday, the FIFA stated: “FIFA is unaware of the details surrounding this investigation and is therefore not in a position to make any comment on it specifically”.They further added: “FIFA is asking the French authorities for any information that might be relevant to investigations taking place within its Ethics Committee”.
They continued to say: “As a matter of due process, everyone has the right to the presumption of innocence, but as the FIFA President reiterated on Wednesday, FIFA is fully committed to eradicating all forms of wrongdoing at any level in football. Anyone found to have committed illicit or illegal acts has no place in football”.