FIFA thanks gov’t for support in Nyantakyi’s life ban

The Federation of International Football Association (FIFA) has expressed its appreciation to the government for its role in the investigation leading to the ex- GFA president’s life ban from all football-related activities. In a letter dated September 19, 2018, and addressed to Deputy Attorney-General, Godfred Dame, FIFA’s Independent Ethics Committee thanked the government for supporting […]

Exclusive: Nyantakyi first mentioned Mahama’s $8m in statement

The embattled president of the Ghana Football Association (GFA) was first to mention the $8million support to ex-president John Mahama in his statement to the police Criminal Investigations Department (CID). Kwesi Nyantakyi said one Sheik Al Thani is reported to have given the money to the ex-president and the National Democratic Congress (NDC) ahead of […]

Akufo-Addo orders arrest of GFA boss, Nyantakyi

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has directed the immediate arrest of Ghana Football Association (GFA) president, Kwesi Nyantakyi over alleged fraud. The order was reportedly issued after the president was briefed on investigative journalist, Anas Aremeyaw Anas’ latest exposé which focused on the football body. In an excerpt of the film, yet to be screened […]