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GFA Headquarters
Soccer

GFA suspends corrupt officials in the Anas Video

All officials who allegedly took bribe from undercover journalist captured in an investigative documentary titled the Number 12 have been asked to “step aside” by the Ghana Football Association. The decision was taken at the Executive Committee meeting of the GFA on Friday June 8, 2018, a statement published on […]

Information Minister and Sports Minister contradicts each other
Soccer

GFA not dissolved yet; Information minister contradicts Sports minister

The Government of Ghana announced its intentions to dissolve the Ghana Football Association on Thursday following the airing of ‘Number 12′, the latest work by journalist Anas Aremeyaw Anas. The decision immediately opens the football fraternity to unchartered waters in these parts. Several media houses announced an outright dissolution, while […]

Kwesi Nyantakyi
Soccer

FIFA to ban Ghana if government dissolves GFA

Since #Number12, an investigative piece on corruption in Ghana football by Anas Aremeyaw Anas was premiered on June 6 in Accra, many football fans have called for the dissolution of the Ghana Football Association to deal with the rot and government seem to have yielded to the call. FIFA rules […]

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Africans Abroad

African electrocuted after jumping onto subway tracks in New York

  A teenage girl died Tuesday after she jumped into the railbed of a Bronx subway to retrieve something, but touched the third rail and was electrocuted, officials said. Adama Laura Jenneh, 17, a straight-A student at Martin Luther King High School in Manhattan, lost her footing as she went […]

Stacy Darko
Health

Unlicensed Doctor arrested for the death of Deputy CEO of NEIP

Registrar and CEO of the Medical and Dental Council Dr. Eli Atikpui says disgraced doctor Dominic Obeng-Andoh was not licensed to practice at Accra’s Obengfo Hospital during the untimely death of Stacy Offei Darko, a Deputy Chief Executive Officer for National Entrepreneurship Innovation Programme (NEIP). “We have made our position […]

Former President John Rawlings
Politics

Rawlings apologizes to Kuffour and Mahama

Former President Jerry John Rawlings has apologized for comments he passed of his colleague ex-Presidents J.A. Kufuor and John Mahama. Rawlings at a meeting with chiefs and elders from Mepe in the Volta Region last week used unpalatable words against the two former presidents. Rawlings, who has been critical of […]

Salah scored 44 goals for Liverpool last season
Soccer

Mohamed Salah ‘confident’ of playing in the World Cup

Liverpool and Egypt forward Mohamed Salah says he is “confident” of playing in the World Cup after suffering a shoulder injury in the Champions League final defeat by Real Madrid. Salah, 25, left the pitch in Kiev in tears after a first-half challenge with Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos. “Your […]

Ghana Parliament
Lifestyle

Parliament rejects suggestion to legalize homosexuality in Ghana

In very strong language laced with banter, Parliament on Thursday minced no words to express disgust, revulsion and angst against attempts by people, backed by some foreign elements to legalise sodomy in Ghana. Earlier at separate fora, Prof Aaron Michael Oquaye, the Speaker of the House, and Second Deputy Speaker […]

Former President John Rawlings
Homeland News

I will reject heaven if ‘rogue’ Mahama, ‘evil’ Kufuor make it there too – Rawlings

Former President Flight Lieutenant Jerry John Rawlings has said if going to Heaven means sharing the place with former President John Mahama and John Kufuor, then he is better off and happy going to hell. The former President launched these unprovoked verbal attacks on the two Former Presidents who ruled […]

Kwesi Nyantakyi
Sports

President Akufo-Addo orders for the arrest of GFA President

President Akufo-Addo has directed for the arrest of Ghana Football Association president, Kwesi Nyantakyi for alleged influence peddling. Nyantakyi is also to be probed for allegedly defrauding by false pretense, sources close to the Presidency, have told Graphic Online. The call for the arrest of Nyantekyi, the longest serving GFA […]