GFA Elections 2019: Parmer declares intentions to succeed Kwesi Nyantakyi as Ghana FA President

The battle for Kwesi Nyantakyi’s successor as the President of the Ghana Football Association is gradually heating up as owner and president of Tema Youth FC Osei Kwaku Wilfred has popped up as the latest to declare his intentions of contesting for the vacant post. Parmer announced his intentions at Takoradi’s Connect FM accompanied by Board Member of Sekondi Hasaacas Football Club, Nana Banyin Eyison and Director of Ebusua Dwarfs Mr. J. F. Mensah, all Executive Committee Members of the defunct Ghana Football Association. This declaration makes Parmer the 4th…

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Ȼ31,850 monthly allowance is national service – Dr. Kofi Amoah brags

President of the Ghana FA Normalization Committee Dr. Kofi Amoah has bumptiously claimed that the $6500 he takes at the end of the month as president of the committee is too small for him, describing it as ‘national service.’ The Normalization Committee had earlier claimed they were doing a sacrificial job which earns them no financial rewards. But strenuous investigations by the media revealed the committee members earn $4000 a month with the president of the committee taking $6500. Dr. Kofi Amoah who failed to deny the report claimed the…

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Normalization Committee financial consultant is costing GFA $6000 for two months

The determination of the Normalization Committee to empty the accounts of the Ghana Football Association has reached an advanced stage as they have engaged the services of a private financial consultant at the cost of $6000 for two months. According to FA insiders, the consultant is to study the financial structure of the FA and advice the Normalization Committee on how to manage the accounts. But this attempt is seen as a strategy by the Dr. Amoah-led committee to milk the accounts of the FA dry as FIFA always provides…

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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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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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I am likely to contest GFA Presidency – Fred Pappoe

Fred Pappoe is the latest to indicate his interest of becoming the next President of the Ghana FA. The Director of second tier club Great Olympics says he is ‘likely’ to contest the upcoming elections with other interested candidates reportedly to have already activated their campaigns. Pappoe, a former Vice President of the GFA is looking to stage a comeback into leadership position at the federation following his exit from the Executive Committee in 2015. He has been identified as a knowledgeable and experienced person who would be a good…

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Match report : Nigeria win 11th AWCON title with 4-3 shoot-out win over South Africa

Nigeria have won the 2018 African Women Cup of Nations (AWCON) beating South Africa 4-3 on penalty shoot-out following a goalless draw after extra time on Saturday evening in Accra as Linda Motlhalo failed to force a sudden death.  It is record-extending eleventh time the Super Falcons have won the AWCON – if tournaments without specific host nations are counted.  It was the first time the AWCON final went into extra time and again had to be decided on shoot-out and Saturday’s heroine was goalkeeper Oluehi Tochukwu who saved Motlhalo’s…

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2018 AWCON: Guest rooms of Cameroonian journalists burgled in Accra

The Indomitable Lionesses of Cameroon were eliminated by Nigeria in Tuesday’s semifinal of the Africa Women Cup of Nations in Accra but some Cameroonian journalists who are in the country to cover the tournament say their hotel rooms have been burgled whilst they were away and they want the CID to investigate the alleged theft case. They alleged victims have petitioned the C.I.D of the Ghana police to help them retrieve two Laptops, passports, an amount of $600 and many more. Below is their correspondence: We are journalists from Cameroon…

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Duncan defends underfire Black Queens coach Bashir Hayford

Bashir Hayford has suffered serious criticisms by some Ghanaians  following the elimination of the Black Queens from the ongoing African Women Cup of Nations but former Black Starlets coach David Duncan has quickly jumped to the defence of the Black Queens boss. Former Ghana international defender Mallam Yahaya is among Hayford’s strongest critics but Duncan has offered support to the two-time Ghana premier league winner. According to David Duncan people should first question the amount of support the team had prior to the tournament before calling for the head of…

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2018 AWCON: Cameroon coach mourns with players over painful defeat to Nigeria

Cameroon coach Joseph Ndoko admits he is saddened by his team’s defeat to Nigeria in the 2018 AWCON semi final match played on Tuesday. The Indomitable Lions were unlucky to go down 4-2 in the penalty shootouts against Nigeria despite having dominated the game in regulation and extra time. Cameroon were the overwhelming favourites to win the tournament due to their impressive style of play. But the defendng champions managed to use the tons of experience under their belt to scale through and are now in with a chance of…

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