African football fans have been giving their thoughts on social media as Ahmad Ahamd defeated Issa Hayatou to become the new CAF President.
After 29 years on the throne, Hayatou was unseated by Madagascar's Ahmad who is a relative unknown to many.
The South African defeated the Cameroonian administrator 34-20 votes to end an era in African football.
Nigeria's senate president Abubakar Saraki also congratulated the CAF president.
Meanwhile, football fans have taken to several social media latforms to rejoice at Ahmad's victory with many finally hoping Hayatou (fond of dozing off at functions) can have time to sleep.
Here are the best reactions from Ahmad's victory over Hayatou;
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