We are extremely sorry to inform you that our beloved Friend and Brother Mr Gamel Hanna has passed away on Sunday 17 May 2015 in Cairo, Egypt dur to health issue. Mr Gamel Hanna was the EGY-WF former president, IWF former member, African-WF former president & ArabWF former general secretary.
not just he stablished the Africa Weightlifting Federation and during his period he helped of the development of the weightlifting sport in Africa and the Middle East. With bottom of our hearth I prayer to god that his soul may rest in peace.
Mr. Mohamed Hassan Jaloud - AWF General Secretary
Mr. Mohamed Youssef Al Mana - AWF - President