Government petitions High Court to dissolve the GFA

Late last night, a 7-member delegation by the Football Association called on the Minister of Youth and Sports, Isaac Asiamah to talk him out of this decision by the government.

Attorney-General (A-G) and Minister of Justice, Ms Gloria AkuffoAttorney-General (A-G) and Minister of Justice, Ms Gloria Akuffo
The Attorney General’s Department has petitioned an Accra High Court as part of steps to dissolve the Ghana Football Association.

This move comes in the wake of the expose by ace journalist Anas Aremeyaw Anas that showed immeasurable corruption at the FA.

This was followed by an announcement from the Ministers of Information and Sports over government’s plan to dissolve the Association and take steps to reconstitute it.

Late last night, a 7-member delegation by the Football Association called on the Minister of Youth and Sports, Isaac Asiamah to talk him out of this decision by the government.
Kwesi NyantakyiKwesi Nyantakyi
However, this petition by the AG’s office indicates that the NPP-led government is bent to following the dissolution decision to the latter.

The Police have since announced they will investigate all FA officials implicated in the investigative piece.

The GFA’s Ethics Committee, headed by the Director of the Police Intelligence and Professional Standards (PIPS) Bureau, COP Kofi Boakye, has been tasked to look into the allegations

Source: pulse.com.gh

Please follow and like us:

About Djfly

Check Also

At least 14 dead on refugee boat off Libya – Official

A Libyan official said at least 14 refugees died off the North African nation's coast Read More

GHS420k fee: ‘We’ll not tolerate auctioning of NDC’ – Bagbin

A flagbearer hopeful of the main opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) Albert Babgin has expressed Read More

I’ll file as disabled; I’m visually impaired – Spio-Garbrah

NDC Presidential hopeful Dr. Ekwow Spio-Garbrah has said he will file his nomination as a Read More

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

WP Facebook Auto Publish Powered By : XYZScripts.com
WhatsApp chat
Advertisements
%d bloggers like this: