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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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Anas responds to Nyantakyi $150,000 extortion claims

Tiger Eye PI – an investigative team led by ace journalist Anas Aremeyaw Anas, has refuted a claim by Kwesi Nyantakyi, former president of Ghana Football Association (GFA), which suggest that, there was an attempt by a third party to induce the video made on him if he could raise …

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UN call to fight corruption in sports now urgent

The call by the United Nations to fight corruption in sports has become even more urgent now than ever, as current events show. The Executive Director of the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC), Yury Fedotov, called on the international community to step up responses to prevent corruption …

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Government sets up a five member committee to manage football

A five member interim committee has been formed by the Government to manage football in Ghana, as steps are being taken to dissolve the Ghana Football Association (GFA), after the much publicized Anas Expose. According to a statement signed by Dr. Mustapha Abdul-Hamid, Minister of Information, the committee would be …

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Kotoko unhappy with Tiger Eye PI

Kumasi Asante Kotoko has expressed disappointment with Tiger Eye PI- an investigative team led by Anas Aremeyaw Anas for using their matches in the recent investigations on Ghana Football. In a press statement signed by Dr. Kwame Kyei, Executive Board Chairman of Kotoko, it said “we strongly condemn Anas and …

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Ghana government asked to investigate Zylofon’s contract with GFA

Mr Razak Kwadjo Opoku, Founder/Leader of the Concerned Voters Movement (CVM) has called on government to probe the recent contract signed between the Ghana Football Association (GFA) and Zylofon Cash as new sponsors of the Ghana Premier League (GPL). He said the need for the investigation is to clear the …

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Government must be involved in the running of football – Ade Coker

Mr. Joseph Ade Coker, former Vice  Chairman of the Ghana Football Association (GFA), has said there would be the need for a partnership between government and clubs as they seek to restructure the Association, following the recent corruption scandal. The Government has initiated a processes to dissolve the GFA, after some …

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Nyantakyi gave me GH¢5,000.00 for turning down match fixing offer – Camara

Amidu Abdulai Camara, President of Kumasi based Division One side, Asokwa Deportivo has revealed that, former president of the Ghana Football Association (GFA), Mr. Kwesi Nyantakyi once rewarded him with GH¢5,000.00 for refusing to fix one of the club’s league matches. According to Mr. Camara, he received an amount of …

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