‘No one should be happy about Nyantakyi’s downfall’ – Ahinful

Many football icons have added their voice on former GFA President Kwesi Nyantakyi’s lifetime ban by the FIFA Adjudicatory Chamber of the Independent Ethics Committee. Many have divergent view as far as the lifetime ban to the former Caf First…

STATEMENT: Nyantakyi to appeal Fifa ban to CAS

Former Ghana Football Association President Kwesi Nyantakyi has indicated his to decision to appeal the Fifa life ban and CHF 500,000 fine handed him to the Court of Arbitration for Sports (CAS). The world football governing body imposed the sanctions…

Fifa bans Nyantakyi for life

Fifa has announced a lifetime ban on Kwesi Nyantakyi over his conduct in the corruption exposé by undercover journalist Anas Aremeyaw Anas. Fifa, Tuesday stated that “The adjudicatory chamber found Mr. Nyantakyi guilty of having violated art. 19 (Conflicts of…

Caf to choose Nyantakyi replacement on Fifa Council Sept. 30

The Confederation of African (Caf) has confirmed that five persons are in contention to replace former GFA president Kwesi Nyantakyi at the Fifa Council. The Caf seat for English-speaking representative became vacant at the Fifa Council in June after Nyantakyi…

AG forwards GFA-Glo contract petition to Interior Minister

The ambiguity surrounding the infamous Glo deal with GFA in 2008, has stirred Attorney-General (AG) and Minister for Justice, Gloria Afua Akuffo (Miss), to petition Interior Minister, Ambrose Dery to probe the sponsorship deal. Signed by the Minister for Justice and copied to…

FIFA extends Nyantakyi ban by 45 days

Kwesi Nyantakyi’s provisional suspension has been extended by 45 days, FIFA announced Wednesday. The former Ghana Football Association president who was also a member of the FIFA Council is almost completing a 90-day provisional suspension slapped on him on June…

Amaju Pinnick: NFF boss appointed new Caf 1st Veep

Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) President Melvin Amaju Pinnick has been appointed new 1st Vice-President of the Confederation of African Football (Caf). The position became vacant in June after Kwesi Nyantakyi resigned after being indicted in a sting operation unraveling corruption…

#Number12: I could have covered more – Anas reveals regret

Undercover journalist Anas Aremeyaw Anas has admitted he could have done more in his recent investigative work on corruption in football in Ghana if he knew issues regarding the sport “can really rock the conscience of this nation.” While #Number12,…

‘I received $40k refund not $65k gift’ – Nyantakyi insists

Former President of the Ghana Football Association, Kwesi Nyantakyi has rejected claims in #Number12, the recently aired investigated documentary that he received a $65,000 gift after meeting potential investors. In a signed statement which sought to explain his side of…

Caf to elect new Veep to replace Nyantakyi

The Confederation of African Football (Caf) has indicated it will elect a new First Vice President at its September Congress following the resignation of Kwesi Nyantakyi. The Ghanaian bowed out of all football positions following allegations of corruption which emerged…

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