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All officials in Anas exposé to step aside – GFA

The Ghana Football Association (GFA) has said all officials who were shown in the recently aired documentary by ace journalist Anas Aremeyaw Anas on bribery and corruption shall step aside from their positions and football related activities with immediate effect. In a statement signed by Mr. Isaac Addo, the General …

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Crisis hits Ghana Cycling Federation as three executives resign ahead of Elective Congress

Three executives of the Ghana Cycling Federation (GCF), have resigned from their post in protest to some electoral “irregularities” ahead of its elective congress slated for June 22, 2018 in Tamale. The three executives namely; Natheniel Agoe, Amin Ametor and Hassan Aminu have vented their frustration towards the President of …

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FIFA cannot ban Ghana – Foh Amoaning 

Mr. Moses Foh Amoaning, a lecturer at the Ghana School of Law, has said contrary to reports and fears, the Federation of International Football Association (FIFA), cannot ban Ghana from participating in football competitions in the future. He said FIFA did not have the mandate by law to ban Ghana, …

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Nyantakyi resigns as GFA president

…apologises to President and Vice, calls undercover men scammers The Ghana Football Association (GFA) has announced the resignation of its embattled president, Kwesi Nyantakyi. In his resignation letter, he apologized to the President and Vice President, and called the undercover reporters involved in the sting operation in which he was …

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Gambian referee caught in Anas investigation steps aside from refereeing

The Gambian referee caught in the investigation by undercover reporter, Anas Aremeyaw Anas, Ebrima Jallow has announced his decision to step aside from all refereeing matters until investigation into the bribery allegation is fully completed. In a statement, Jallow said he took the personal decision to step aside. He indicated …

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FIFA bans Nyantakyi from football for 90 days

The world football governing body, FIFA has banned Kwesi Nyantakyi, the President of the Ghana Football Association from all football activities for a period of 90 days. The ban takes immediate effect. In a press release issued Friday June 8, 2018 and copied to ghanabusinessnews.com, the chairperson of the adjudicatory …

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Parliament sets up special committee to investigate GFA

Parliament has decided to set up a Special Committee to investigate corruption within the Ghana Football Association (GFA) – captured in documentary by investigative  journalist, Anas Aremeyaw Anas. The bipartisan committee would be made up of seven members. The Speaker, Professor Aaron Michael Oquaye, said it was with its powers to …

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Hearts of Oak express worry over unauthorised use of name in Anas investigation

Accra Hearts of Oak Sporting Club has expressed concern over the unauthorised use of imposters posing as club officials in the Anas Expose aired in Accra on Wednesday 6th June, 2018 at the Accra International Conference Centre. Tiger Eye PI, an investigative outfit led by Anas Aremeyaw Anas has through …

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Jerome Boateng confident to be fit for World Cup 

Germany defender Jerome Boateng has said he will be fit to play at the upcoming World Cup in Russia after overcoming a thigh muscle injury. “I can promise that I will be there, yes! Things are really looking very good,” Boateng told the Bild am Sonntag Sunday paper. Boateng sustained …

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Black Stars beat Japan in friendly

The Black Stars of Ghana defeated their Japanese counterparts in an international friendly played at the Yokohama International Stadium in the annual Kirin Challenge Cup. Goals from Atletico Madrid’s Thomas Partey and Levante’s Emmanuel Boateng ensured a comfortable victory for the dazzling Stars who couldn’t make it to their fourth …

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