It has become increasingly clear that the country needs to start thinking of life without Ramaphosa - and the ANC - in charge.
There was a significant shift towards African football as a business rather than football as development.
Judging by the first summit in 2014, this one can also be expected to produce some concrete outcomes.
Africa should push for extension of AGOA rather than bilateral trade deals with the US.
To qualify for the World Cup, Nigeria’s football structures need to link up with schools and build diverse support.