By Spy Uganda
Experienced FUFA, CAF and FIFA Ugandan security personnel Dixon Bond Okello has been appointed to handle safety and security at the FIFA Arab Cup that kicked off yesterday and runs up to 18th December in Doha, Qatar.
These are good strides for Okello who was this year voted best CAF safety and security officer.
Okello has been at various sporting events concerning matters of security concerning big crowds. He was at the 2010 Fifa World Cup in South Africa and the 2012 Olympic Games in London.
He has been a regular figure at CAF events like the champions league and confederations cup games and currently among the security officers for the 2019 FIFA U-20 World Cup in Poland.
Okello’s experience over the years in handling high profile CAF engagements has seen him handle highly charged CAF Competitive matches on the continent.
The FIFA Arab Cup, is an international association football competition which has been organised by FIFA since 2021, and is contested by the senior men’s national teams of the Union of Arab Football Associations, the sport’s governing body for countries in the Arab world.