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Sports News of Wednesday, 17 January 2018


I’ve forgotten white paper exist on Brazil World Cup fiasco – Akufo-Addo

President Akufo-Addo addressing the media play videoPresident Akufo-Addo addressing the media

President Nana Akufo-Addo has said that he has forgotten that there exists a white paper produced by the Dzamefe Commission that investigated the 2014 World Cup fiasco.

The Dzamefe Commission was set up under the John Mahama led the administration to investigate the brouhaha over Ghana’s representation in Brazil 2014.

The Commission came out with a White paper which professed various solutions to revive the sinking hopes of Ghana’s football and also professes sanctions for persons who faulted during Ghana’s representation in Brazil.

But speaking to the media at the Flagstaff House today, the President indicated that he has forgotten that a white paper exists.

According to him, the issue is not on his radar currently but indicated that his Sports Minister will have to advise the government on what do to with the White Paper.