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Ghana's next Football Association president will be decided on October 25, the nation's sport Normalisation Committee has announced.

Official: Ghana to elect new FA chief in October

Ghana's next Football Association president will be decided on October 25, the nation's sport Normalisation Committee has announced.
Former Ghana Football Association (GFA) vice-president George Afriyie believes call-ups to the nation's various national teams are highly influenced by external entities for selfish reasons.

Call-ups to the Ghana national teams are a joke – ex-GFA chief

Former Ghana Football Association (GFA) vice-president George Afriyie believes call-ups to the nation's various national teams are highly influenced by external entities for selfish reasons.
Former Ghana Football Association executive Kofi Manu claims he predicted the Black Stars' woes at the recent Africa Cup of Nations, due to major political decisions before the tournament.

Afcon: Former Ghana FA chief predicted Black Stars’ struggles

Former Ghana Football Association executive Kofi Manu claims he predicted the Black Stars' woes at the recent Africa Cup of Nations, due to major political decisions before the tournament.
Ghana coach James Appiah believes the outcome of Monday's Round of 16 shootout defeat to Tunisia at the Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) in Egypt would have been different had Video Assistant Referees (VAR) been deployed earlier.

Kwesi Appiah’s quality questioned by ex-Ghana FA chief after Afcon fiasco

Former Ghana Football Association president Nyaho Nyaho-Tamakloe has blamed coach James Kwesi Appiah for the Black Stars' disappointing performance at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) in Egypt, citing the dramatic captaincy change a month before the tournament as proof of the coach's lack of self-confidence.

NFF supremo Amaju Pinnick removed as CAF 1st vice president

Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) president Amaju Pinnck has been removed as Confederation of African Football (CAF) 1st vice president.
Ghana captain Andre Ayew and Benin captain Abdou Adenon with match officials the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations Finals game between Ghana and Benin at Ismailia Stadium in Ismailia, Egypt on 25 June 2019 © Ryan Wilkisky-BackpagePix

Afcon: Andre Ayew doubtful for Cameroon clash

Ghana are sweating on the fitness of Andre Ayew for Saturday’s Africa Cup of Nations clash, but winger Thomas Agyepong has been confirmed out of the fixture.
Undercover journalist Anas Aremeyaw Anas prays with others for his slain colleague Ahmed Hussein-Suale, an investigative journalist who was killed by gunmen on Wednesday, at Madina Central Mosque in Accra, Ghana January 18, 2019. REUTERS/Francis Kokoroko

Dozens attend memorial for slain Ghana journalist

Dozens of people gathered in Ghana's capital on Friday to pay tribute to an investigative journalist who was killed after helping to expose corruption in African football.
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Ghana police quiz lawmaker after reporter’s death

A Ghanaian politician who promised to pay anyone who attacked an undercover reporter has been questioned as part of the investigation into his death, police have announced.
Ahmed Hussein-Suale

US Congressman condemns journalist’s killing in Ghana

US Congressman Hank Johnson, a senior member of the House Judiciary Committee, on Friday condemned the shooting death of Ghanaian journalist Ahmed Hussein-Suale, who was killed late Wednesday in Ghana’s capital Accra.

Presidential panel eyes graft charges against football officials

“We will now file charges against them,” said Obono-Obla, who is chairman of Muhammadu Buhari’s Special Presidential Investigation Panel for Recovery of Public Property.

Ghana’s Kwesi Nyantakyi to appeal against life ban

Former Ghana Football Association president Kwesi Nyantakyi will appeal against his life ban from the sport at the Court of Arbitration for Sport.
Confederation of African Football (CAF) President Ahmad Ahmad talks during an interview at his office in Cairo on April 22, 2018. - AFP PHOTO - KHALED DESOUKI

CAF President Ahmad lands in Ghana ahead of Women’s AFCON draw

Confederation of African Football (CAF) President Ahmad Ahmad arrived in the Ghanaian capital, Accra, on Saturday night.

Ghana FA’s normalisation committee apologises over verbal attack

Ghana Football Association (GFA)'s Normalization Committee has apologized to members of the media.
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More Ghana referees banned after corruption probe

The Referees Association of Ghana on Monday said it had banned more of its members as a result of an undercover bribery and corruption investigation.

NFF supremo Amaju Pinnick heads FIFA/CAF normalisation team to Ghana

President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) who also doubles as CAF’s Vice President, Amaju Melvin Pinnick has been selected to lead FIFA/CAF Normalisation team to Ghana

Super Eagles coach banned, fined over payment

The Nigeria Football Federation on Wednesday said it had banned Super Eagles coach Salisu Yusuf for 12 months and fined him $5,000 (4,300 euros) for receiving cash from undercover journalists posing as agents.

Souleiman Waberi: CAF clampdown has referees running scared

African referees are now scared of accepting bribes following the Confederation of African Football's clampdown on corruption among officials according to the chairman of CAF's refereeing committee.

Ghana government moves to avoid FIFA ban

Fifa says the government of Ghana has pledged to stop the process to dissolve the country's football association (GFA) over corruption allegations.

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EFCC nabs gang for impersonating anti-graft agencies

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Governor Abiodun: I almost gave up on public office

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Oyo State Governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde has pledged that his administration would be fair, just and equal to all religions in the state, noting that the prayers of Muslim clerics contributed to his election victory.

Oyo governor pledges fairness to all religions

Oyo State Governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde, has pledged that his administration would be fair, just and equal to all religions in the state, noting that the prayers of Muslim clerics contributed to his election victory.