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Suspended Deputy Sports Minister cleared of any wrongdoing – President

Suspended Deputy Youth and Sports Minister, Pious Enam Hadzide, has been cleared of any wrongdoing in the Australia Olympics visa scandal and is heading back to his office. President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, who broke the news, said a report presented to him by the police after their investigations into …

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Give us six months to turn the association around – GFA petitions FIFA

The Ghana Football Association (GFA) has asked the Federation of International Football Association (FIFA) to give them at least six months to turn to embark on reforms in the association, as appropriate measures are being taken to restore confidence in the FA. In a 24-page petition to the world governing …

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Amaju Pinnick replaces Nyantakyi, as 1st Vice President of CAF

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has appointed Mr. Amaju Melvin Pinnick, President of Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), as its 1st Vice President. Mr.  Pinnick, has now replaced Mr Kwesi Nyantakyi, who resigned from his post after bribery allegations in a documentary by ace journalist Anas Aremeyaw Anas. In a …

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Russia 2018: Africa’s worst performance in 36 years

All the five African countries at the on-going Federation of International Football Association (FIFA) World Cup in Russia, would be missing in action as the competition enters its round of sixteen stage. For obvious reasons none of them was able to progress from the group stages into the knock stages. …

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Government has the right to enforce its laws – FIFA

The Federation of International Football Association (FIFA) has stated that, the Government of Ghana, has the right to enforce its national laws against criminal conduct and illegality in the country. In a press release jointly signed by Mr. Veron Mosengo-Omba, head of FIFA’s delegation to Ghana and Dr Mustapha Abdul-Hamid, …

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Ghana government, FIFA meeting called off

The proposed meeting between the Government of Ghana, led by Mr Isaac Kwame Asiamah, Minister for Youth and Sports and the Federation of International Football Association (FIFA), has been called off. The meeting was originally fixed for Friday, June 22, in Accra. Information gathered by the GNA Sports indicates that, …

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MOYS cautions General Secretary of GFA

The Ministry of Youth and Sports (MOYS), has cautioned Mr. Isaac Addo, General Secretary of the Ghana Football Association (GFA), to abstain from exercising his role as such, as the interim injunction placed on the GFA and its members still holds. This comes in the wake of news that, Mr …

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Government, FIFA meeting called off

The proposed meeting between the Government of Ghana, led by Mr Isaac Kwame Asiamah, Minister for Youth and Sports and the Federation of International Football Association (FIFA), has been called off. The meeting was originally fixed for Friday, June 22, in Accra. Information gathered by the GNA Sports indicates that, the …

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FIFA delegation expected in Ghana tomorrow

A delegation from the Federation of International Football Association (FIFA), is expected in Ghana tomorrow, Thursday, June 21, to discuss the future of football in Ghana after the recent documentary on bribery and corruption in Ghana football. Information gathered by the GNA Sports reveals that, the delegation is expected in …

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FIFA extends invitation to two members of Ghana Football Association

The Federation of International Football Association (FIFA) has extended an invitation to two members of the Ghana Football Association (GFA) to be part of a crisis meeting, on Thursday, June 21, at the headquarters of the world football controlling body. This follows an attempt by the government of Ghana to dissolve …

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