Emmanuel Asante Attakora, GNA
Sept. 13, GNA – Dr Kofi Amoah, head of the Ghana Liaison team, has been
appointed as the Chairman of the Ghana Normalization team, selected by the
Federation of International Football Association (FIFA) and the Confederation
of Africa Football (CAF) to manage the affairs of the Ghana Football
be assisted by Madam Naa Odofoley Nortey (Vice Chairman), with Mr. Dua Adonteng
and Madam Lucy Quist as members.
four-member team, is expected to complete its work by March 31, 2019.
team, has been given the mandate to supervise the activities of the GFA, review
and reform the GFA rules and statutes,
in accordance with FIFA statutes and also supervise election of new officers
for the GFA.
David Nicole, who represented FIFA, made this known at a press briefing at the
that, FIFA has the mandate to annul the powers of the normalization team as
well as add up when it becomes necessary.
reserve the right and power to revoke any member from the committee and also to
add up, when necessary, there should be one or two more members to be added but
that would be later after passing the eligibility and integrity test with
to Mr. Nicole, the team must submit to FIFA and CAF monthly reports of
activities and happenings in the country for verification and monitoring and a
forensic accounts of all financial dealings.
Veron Mosengo Omba, Director, Member Association for Africa Caribbean,
congratulated the Government of Ghana for the swift and diplomatic way with
which they dealt with aftermath of the Anas expose that brought football
activities in Ghana to a halt.