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Kwesi Nyantakyi to face prosecution soon – Attorney-General

A review of the docket on matter involving embattled former President of the Ghana Football Authority  Kwesi Nyantakyi, has been completed and would soon be sent to court for prosecution. “The review of the docket has since been completed and the presentation of the case in court imminent, “Attorney General …

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GFA President believes Ghana will qualify for 2020 Olympic Games

Mr. Kurt Okraku, the President of the Ghana Football Association (GFA) remains confident Ghana’s Black Meteors will qualify for the 2020 Olympic Games billed for Tokyo, Japan. The newly elected GFA President made the statement when he, together with some his GFA Executive Council Members paid a courtesy call on …

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Harrison Afful returns to Black Stars

Columbus Crew SC full back Harrison Afful has made his way back into the senior national team, the Black Stars 23-man squad to face South Africa and Sao Tome and Principe in the 2021 African Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifiers. Harrison who has had four AFCON experiences with the Black …

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Attorney-General to brief Parliament on football scandal probe

Ms. Gloria Akuffo, the Attorney-General and Minister of Justice, is expected to brief Parliament, the coming Tuesday, October 29, on how far an investigation requested by the President into an alleged crime of fraud against the former boss of the Ghana Football Association (GFA), Mr. Kwesi Nyantakyi, has gone. The …

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Dr Aubynn, Frederick Acheampong among others voted into Executive Council

Dr Tony Aubynn, Medeama SC Board Chairman,  Messrs  Frederick Acheampong, Nana Oduro Sarfo, George Amoako and Kingsley Bonsu have all been elected by the Premier League clubs to serve on the Executive Council of the Ghana Football Association (GFA). Dr. Aubynn pulled 14 votes agaisnt AshantiGold’s CEO Frederick Acheampong, who …

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Normalisation Committee releases $25,000 of WAFU prize money to Black Stars B

The Normalisation Committee (NC) of the Ghana Football Association (GFA) has released part payment of $25,000, of the $50,000 prize money, the Black Stars B earned for placing 2nd at the just-ended WAFU Championship in Senegal. According to the NC, even though organisers of the tournament (WAFU) were yet to …

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Commey poised for Lopez showdown

Reigning International Boxing Federation (IBF) Lightweight Champion, Richard Commey (29-2, 26 KOs), is fired up for his second title defence against Teofimo Lopez (14-0, 11KOs) on December 14. The bout scheduled for the Madison Square Garden in New York City is part of ESPN triple-header with Terence Crawford defending his …

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FIFA extends mandate of Ghana Normalisation Committee

The Bureau of the Federation of International Football Association (FIFA) Council has extended the mandate of the Ghana Football Association (GFA) Normalisation Committee (NC). This is to enable the NC to supervise the upcoming GFA Elections. According to a statement from the GFA, the second mandate of the Normalisation Committee …

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Transparency and accountability will be the bedrock of my administration – Okraku

Mr. Kurt Edwin Simeon Okraku, a presidential hopeful of the upcoming Ghana Football Association (GFA) elections, has said transparency and accountability will be the bedrock of his administration when elected into office. Speaking at the unveiling of his manifesto at the Auditorium of the EximBank Ghana, Mr. Okraku, who is …

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Powerlifting President calls for corporate sponsorship

Mr. Godwill Agyemang, President of the Ghana Powerlifting Federation has called for corporate sponsorship for powerlifting, to help the sport to grow. Mr. Agyemang, in his congratulatory message to Powerlifter Juliana Arkoh for winning four gold medals in the just ended Commonwealth Powerlifting Championship in Newfoundland, Canada, said the sport …

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