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The Deputy Minister of Youth and Sports, Hon. Pius Hadzide has hinted that very soon players and technical team of Ghana’s senior female national team the Black Queens will be handed their outstanding bonuses.

He also revealed that all the other female national teams will also be settled their outstanding bonuses and allowances.

The Black Queens are owed $12k by the state following accumulation of their allowances and bonuses, including bonus for the 2016 Women’s

The Ghana Football Association says it is a clean as snow and has vowed to take legal action against two media houses for suggesting they have misappropriated funds from the Puma sponsorship deal.

A report by Atinka's TV and radio station claimed the cash component of the contract is not paid into the GFA accounts and has 'never been properly accounted for'.

It further claimed that the GFA President Kwesi Nyantakyi is the only person with the knowledge of how the funds from the agreement are received and disbursed.

In a quick rebuttal, the Ghana FA established the following facts:

1. The GFA's contract with Puma is not the preserve of the President of the federation alone. The contract is thoroughly discussed by the Executive Committee with minutes of such meetings available.

2. The financial gains from our contract with Puma are paid directly into the accounts of the GFA and captured in our annual audited accounts. The audited accounts are also made available to our members at Congress.

3. All funds from Puma - and indeed all our sponsors - are received directly by the GFA through our accounts and properly accounted for as can be seen in our audited accounts by the Auditor General of the Ghana.

Source: ghanasoccernet.com

Hearts of Oak joined brothers Asante Kotoko to mark the One Week observation of their late equipment officer Thomas Asare Obeng at Esreso in the Ashanti Region.

Corporate Affairs Manager Kwaku Sakyi Quashie, Communications Manager Kwame Opare-Addo, National Chapters Committee and Ashanti Regional Chapters Committee Executives were at the residence of the late Kotoko Equipment Manager to join the Kotoko family in mourning.

The Cape Coast High Court 2 presided by Justice Dapaah has ruled in favor of Mr. M.N.S Doe who is contesting the eligibility of Mr. Roy Arthur as chairman of the Central Regional Football Association.

The court has therefore reinstated Mr. M.N.S Doe as the Central Regional Football Association Chairman and as member of the Ghana Football Subcommittee.

A leaked letter has revealed that sports presenters Patrick Osei 'Songo' Agyemang, Kofi 'Abatay' Asare Brako and their radio sation Asempa FM have secretly offered money to Ghana FA president Kwesi Nyantakyi as compensation to drop his defamatory lawsuit against them.

With humiliation looming in court, the lawyer representing the two sports presenters and parent company of Asempa FM Multimedia Group Limited has written to the CAF Vice President begging for an out-of-court settlement.

CAF first vice-president and Ghana FA president Kwesi Nyantakyi has been ranked as 46th most influential football personality on the world.

Football is big business a global sport with multiple leagues and teams and international competitions all vying for your attention (and money).

But who wields the most influence in the game, those men and women who have some combination of money, authority and power to shape the sport?

Ghanaian boxing legend Professor Azumah Nelson has said the country is never short of world champions.

The Hall of Famer made this declaration on Morning Starr as the station celebrates the iconic figure on his 59th birthday, Wednesday July 19, 2017.

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