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GFA accounts frozen by government

THE GHANA Football Association has been hit with another blow after accounts of the association were frozen, following the aftermath of Anas’s expose.  The government of Ghana is taking all steps necessary to dissolve the Ghana Football Association, including the Attorney General, placing an injunction on all football activities at …

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Taekwondo president urges Anas expose on other sports associations

BY ANNETTE S. YEBOAH THE PRESIDENT of the Greater Accra Taekwondo Association and security expert, Mr Norbert Amenfu, has made an appeal to ace investigative journalist, Anas Aremeyaw Anas, to extend his investigation to the other sports federations under the National Sports Authority (NSA). Mr Amenfu, who is also the …

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GHALCA snubbed by sports minister

THE QUEST of the Ghana League Clubs Association (GHALCA) to take over the running of the Ghana Football Association (GFA) and call for an emergency congress has fallen flat on its face after Sports Minister, Mr Isaac Asiamah, rejected both proposals. Mr Asiamah said the government would go ahead with …

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Number 12 exposé Odotei Sowah feels exonerated

THE MEMBER of Parliament for La Dadekotopong Constituency says he was not startled by the revelations in the Anas documentary since he has been a preacher of corruption in football under Kwesi Nyantakyi’s regime. In an interview with Ashh FM  in Kumasi, the Deputy Communications Minister said that he was …

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Osei Palmer angry at GHALCA

THE BANKROLLER of Tema Youth Football Club, Mr Wilfred Osei Palmer, has vowed not to attend any congress of Ghana League Club Association (GHALCA) should the association call for one. Mr Osei Palmer insisted GHALCA had to heed the call of the government to suspend any football-related activities and there …

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I didn’t want to be hounded out – Nyantakyi explains resignation

BY KOBINA WELSING  FORMER PRESIDENT of the Ghana Football Association (GFA), Kwesi Nyantakyi, has explained that he resigned from his post because he did not want to be hounded out. In what appears to be a private conversation with a close associate, the former 1st Vice President of CAF said Ghanaians …

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Russia 2018 World Cup update

Fixtures Group A Egypt Russia Saudi Arabia Uruguay   Group B Iran Morocco Portugal Spain   Group C Australia Denmark France Peru   Group D Argentina Croatia Iceland Nigeria   Group E Brazil Costa Rica Serbia Switzerland   Group F Germany Korea Republic Mexico Sweden   Group G Belgium England …

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Janet Amponsah wins ‘Athlete of the Year’ again

SPRINTER JANET Amponsah was over the weekend crowned the Women’s Athlete of the Year. At the awards ceremony held at Kempiski Hotel Gold Coast City on Saturday, Ms Amponsah beat competition from the likes of new sensation Hor Halutie to win the award for the second time in three years. …

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GWBF calls off Friday’s demonstration

SPORTS DESK GHANA WHEELCHAIR Basketball Federation (GWBF) has called on all wheelchair basketball players in the country to put on hold the intended demonstration which is to come off on Friday, June 15, 2018. This is contained in a press release issued in Accra signed by the Acting Director General …

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Pay all footballers if you have dissolved GFA .Grusah tells gov’t

OWNER OF Kumasi-based King Faisal, Abdul Karim Grusah, has asked the government to pay all footballers in the country if it has dissolved the Ghana Football Association (GFA). His disagreement with the government stems from the 1992 Constitution, which recognises the FA as a private organisation and giving it an autonomous status. …

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