Sefa-Kayi rejects NC appointment

  Experienced journalist Kwami Sefa-Kayi says he is not interested in being part of the Ghana Football Association’s Normalisation Committee Communication and Promotion team. The Peace FM morning show host says football is not his field and there are many knowledgeable people in that fraternity who can do a more better job. Sefa-Kayi thus in an official Press Release distant himself from the job . “Good morning gentlemen, sorry to burst your bubble; regretfully I have to decline membership of this committee: First of all I wasn’t consulted in any…

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GFA address false reports on names of referees submitted to FIFA

  The Ghana Football Association’s attention has been drawn to inaccurate reports about the authenticity of the list of Ghanaian referees which was submitted to FIFA recently. The inaccurate and misleading reports alleged that the said fitness test was conducted by the Referees Association of Ghana (RAG) and that certain referees who failed the test had their names included in the list which was submitted to FIFA. The GFA responds as follows: 1. The fitness test was conducted under the strict supervision of accredited FIFA and CAF Instructor Dr Anthony…

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Siberu joins Nkoranza Warriors

Ghana national division one zone 1 league club Nkoranza Warriors have signed talented left-back Robert Siberu from Yeji Stars FC. The teenager appended his signature to a three year on Thursday and he is expected to play a key role in the Warriors team. Siberu, who is noted for his marauding runs down the left flank was one of the top players in the Division One league last year before it was halted. He becomes the fourth player Warriors have signed in the ongoing off season window.

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Normalization Committee drags Oti Akenteng on the floor in latest naming of adhoc committees

The technical director of the Ghana FA has been slapped with gross disrespect and his reputation dragged on the floor after the NC reduced him from the position of technical director to an ordinary member of the technical committee in their latest release of adhoc committees. In the recent announcement of the adhoc committees to design a road map for Ghana football, the Normalization Committee named six committees on Tuesday to serve that mandate. Strangely, the technical committee which has to design a road map for the technical development and…

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Respected lawyer Ntow Fianko rejects Domestic League Committee appointment by Normalization Committee

Respected lawyer and former Chairman of the Division One League Board Kwame Ntow Fianko has rejected the appointment to serve on an adhoc committee of the Ghana Football Association’s Normalisation Committee NC. According to Ntow Fianko, he was not consulted. The astute lawyer was named as a member of the Domestic League Competition by the Normalization Committee (NC) but has thrown back the appointment to the committee. Ntow Fianko claims he was not consulted and ‘Will not even accept the offer if they had consulted me,” he said. “Nobody consulted me…

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Popular TV host Adom-Otchere heads Ghana FA Normalization Committee’s Communications Committee

Host of popular TV current affairs program ‘Good Evening Ghana’ on Metro Television Paul Adom-Otchere has been appointed as chairman of the Communications and Promotion Committee of the Ghana Football Association on Tuesday. Adom-Otchere, a seasoned journalist in Ghana, has worked in both TV and radio over the last 20 years covering all major events in Ghana as well as events that occur abroad but related to Ghana. He has had a stint with the BBC covering the UK election in 2001 for the African Service. Paul trained as a…

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Former Kotoko Communications Director Kwame Baah Nuakoh named Domestic League Committee chief by NC

Former Asante Kotoko Communication Director Dr. Kwame Baah Nuakoh has been appointed chairman of Domestic League Committee by the GFA Normalization Committee. He will be assisted by veteran football administrator Jones Abu Alhassan who will be his deputy on the committee. Baah Nuakoh who also later became the international relations manager of the Porcupine Warriors was part of Sylvester Owusu-led Kotoko management team in 2006 and has lot of football experience under his belt. Other members of the committee are former Black Queens coach Mercy Tagoe-Quarcoo who also has experience…

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Ghana FA Normalization Committee creates Adhoc Committees for Ghana football

The Normalization Committee of the Ghana Football Association has inaugurated six ad hoc committees to aid the Normalization Committee execute its mandate. The committees are Domestic Leagues, Communications, National Teams, Technical and Development, Referees Committee, Marketing and Sponsorship Committee. Speaking during the inauguration, President of the GFA Normalization Committee Dr Kofi Amoah, described members of the ad hoc committees as “experienced people with a wide range of experience”. Dr Amoah was confident members of the committees would bring their rich experiences to bear by making incisive inputs which would help…

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Normalisation Committee beats a massive retreat as it abandons plans to pay players directly

The Normalisation Committee has backtracked on plans to pay incentives/bonuses to players directly for participating in the Special Competition. This idea, according to Normalisation Committee head Dr. Kofi Amoah is one of the fallouts from its meeting with captains of national league clubs in Ghana. The committee planned to pay portions of the prize money to be earned by clubs in the Special Competition directly into the bank accounts of only the 30 players to be registered for the competition. But this idea was rightfully rejected by the clubs who…

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