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GOC sets up three-member committee to investigation Australia fiasco

The Ghana Olympic Committee (GOC) has instituted a three-member Disciplinary/Grievance/ Dispute Resolution committee to investigate matters arising from Ghana’s participation at this year’s Commonwealth Games held in Gold Coast, Australia. Ghana’s participation at the multiple sporting event was marred by a visa fraud scandal that led to over 50 Ghanaians …

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Court adjourns GFA injunction case to July 12

An Accra High Court has adjourned hearing for an injunction application filed against the Ghana Football Association (GFA) by the Attorney-General Department to July 12, 2018. The case was adjourned to allow lawyers for defendant (GFA) to respond to the application by the Attorney-General after the expiration of 10-day injunction …

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Stop the liquidation process – GHALCA to Government

The Ghana League Clubs Association (GHALCA) has called for the discontinuation of attempts by the Government of Ghana, to dissolve or liquidate the Ghana Football Association (GFA). In a six page petition sent to the Federation of International Football Association (FIFA), signed by all the 16 Ghana Premier League Clubs …

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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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