The Communications Director of the Ghana Football Association, Ibrahim Saanie Daara, has sued investigative journalist, Anas Aremeyaw Anas, for allegedly defaming him in the #Number12 video which captured alleged corruption in Ghana football.
Four officials of the Ghana Football Association (GFA) are undergoing investigation over money laundering charges.
According to Graphic Sports, four of the leading members of the GFA namely, Abdul Ganiyu Lawal, Nii Komiete Doku, Leanier Addy, all members of the association’s Executive Committee and Sanni Daara, the Spokesperson of the Ghana FA who were captured in the Anas exposé were invited by the Criminal Investigative Department (CID) over charges of money laundering and visa racketeering, but they were granted bail after questing.
It is understood that four of the GFA officials invited to the CID were accompanied by their lawyers. They denied guilty of the charges leveled them.
Federation of International Football (FIFA) has appointed the Technical Director of the Ghana Football Association, Mr Oti Akenteng and Dr Kofi Amoah to liaise between FIFA and CAF on behalf of Ghana and also to coordinate football activities in the country especially, Ghana’s participation in the FIFA U/20 Women’s World Cup in France.
The Government of Ghana and world football governing body FIFA, have appointed Dr. Kofi Amoah, to head a newly-formed Liaison Team as government works to restore normalcy to the country’s football following the exposition of corruption in the administration of the game by investigative journalist Anas Aremeyaw Anas.