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October 10, 2018 8:19 AM Dong Bortey accuses Nyantakyi of sabotage

Former Ghana U-20 star, Bernard Dada Dong Bortey has told Citi TV that former Ghana Football Association president, Kwesi Nyantakyi schemed his opportunities at the national team level. The 36-year-old is one of the best players who has ever played in the Ghana Premier League. Bortey, who was regarded as one of the best players to have risen from colts 71

March 18, 2018 10:05 AM GFA Veep, George Afriyie to contest 2019 GFA Presidency

Ghana Football Association vice president, George Afriyie, has officially announced his intention to contest the 2019 GFA Presidential Elections. The Liberty Professionals executive made his intention known to journalists at his 50th birthday celebrations on Friday night at his residence. Afriyie, who has been vice to Nyantakyi since 2015, becomes the second 97

December 7, 2017 2:55 PM GFA to regulate activities of Football Academies

The Ghana Football Association (GFA) has announced they will soon introduce guidelines to regulate the activities of Football Academies in the country. At the moment, there is no proper regulatory framework for setting up a football academy, a situation that exposes young and desperate footballers to scrupulous football agents. GFA president Kwesi Nyantakyi 84

November 21, 2017 6:30 AM Kwesi Nyantakyi appointed President of 2018 CAF World Cup Committee

President of the Ghana Football Association and CAF 1st Vice President, Kwesi Nyantakyi, has been appointed President of Africa’s 2018 World Cup Committee. The Committee was set up to plan out the adequate kind of support that CAF can provide to African representatives at the competition. Nyantakyi will be assisted by Zambian football legend and CAF EXCO member 64

October 27, 2017 1:22 PM Prize Money For World Cup Increased To $400 million

The FIFA Council convened today in Kolkata, India, and decided on a few important elements related to the FIFA World Cup™ – for both next year’s edition in Russia and the future of football’s showpiece competition. FIFA’s strategic body approved an increase in the prize money for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ to a total amount of USD 400 million — 12 per cent up from the USD 358 million 102

October 7, 2017 5:23 PM Koforidua: Chiefs, pastors clash over polluted river

The New Juaben Traditional Council has clashed with the Ghana Pentecostal and Charismatic Council (GPCC) for claiming that the Nsukwao River which turned red Saturday is a sign of anger by God over attempts by the traditional Council and faceless operatives of the National Security to stop a mega crusade dubbed “Koforidua for Christ ” currently ongoing 19

October 3, 2017 7:21 PM PUWU sues ECG, A-G, MiDA over non-payment of redundancy package

The Public Utilities Workers Union (PUWU) has sued three institutions that are playing key roles in the privatization of the Electricity Company of Ghana. The suit brought against Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG), the Attorney-General and the Millennium Development Authority (MiDA) is in respect of the non-payment of redundancy package to its members 26

September 28, 2017 2:53 PM Ghana FA Boss Blames Vice For Strained Relationship

President of the Ghana Football Association Kwesi Nyantakyi insists he is not a difficult person to work with despite falling out with several of his friends in football administration since his installation in December 2005. Nyantakyi has had strained relationships with former vice Fred Pappoe, Randy Abbey - who was onetime FA spokesperson - and the latest 14

September 28, 2017 1:10 AM Ghana FA prez speaks on Ayews' Black Stars snub

Ghana Football Association president Kwesi Nyantakyi says Black Stars coach James Kwesi Appiah must be allowed to do his job, amid the hullabaloo about the dropping of Andre and Jordan Ayew from his latest squad. Undoubtedly, the duo were the biggest names missing as the four-time African champions unveiled their team for the upcoming Fifa World Cup qualifier 40

September 27, 2017 2:30 PM Customers stranded as ECG workers embark on sit down strike [Photos]

Customers of the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG), were stranded on Wednesday at various offices of the company, following a two-hour sit down strike. The strike action comes after a demand for payment of redundancy pay by the Public Utility Workers Union (PUWU), for all workers of ECG before the privatization. The inscription “CLOSED” was boldly shown 34