Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?


Takyi Arhin Attacks GFA Over Wilfred Palmer Black Stars Appointment; Claims Ghana Football Is SICK

Chief Executive Officer of Techiman Eleven WonderS, Takyi Arhin has launched a scathing tirade at the Ghana Football Association over the appointment of Wilfred Palmer as the Chairman of the Black Stars Management Committee, claiming that Ghana football is in the intensive care unit. revealed on Friday, April 6, 2018, that the president of Tema Youth SC Wilfred Osei Palmer has replaced George Afriyie as the of the Chairman of the Black Stars Management Committee and will be assisted by the Greater Accra Regional Football Association  Chairman, Eddie Kormieteh Doku.

The decision was taken at an Executive Committee meeting of the Ghana FA held in Friday afternoon.

Afriyie is believed to have fallen out with the top hierarchy of the Ghana FA following his decision to contest for the 2019 FA election in his capacity as the Vice President of the FA, but insiders say the reshuffle of the management committees of the national teams was done weeks before the Mensvic Declaration.

However, the decision has been greeted with opprobrium from some leading members in Ghana football.

And the loud-mouth Takyi Arhin has waded into the issue by claiming the FA has goofed in appointing Wilfred Palmer, who he believes does not merit the position and vowed to give him hell of a time in the position.

“These appointments only show square pegs in round holes. Osei Kwaku is not fit for this post. Some of us will make the kitchen hot for him. He can’t, Ghana football is sick and at the intensive care unit,” Arhin told Oyerepa FM.

“The only appointment they got right was Kurt’s. How do you appoint a person like Kojo Yankah to chair a committee, he is a misfit, not capable. If God says it’s George’s turn no man can deny him, the earlier people accept it, the better.”

The position, which is reshuffled every two years, has been held by George Afriyie since 2014 after Kwesi Nyantakyi stepped down as the Chairman of the Management Committee of the Black Stars.

This article has 0 comment(s), give your comment

Join to receive daily email alerts of breaking news in Ghana. is your source for all Ghana News. Get the latest Ghana news, breaking news, sports, politics, entertainment and more about Ghana, Africa and beyond.

Trending Stories


A new COVID conspiracy theory is making the rounds, the theory is linking the ongoing global pandemic with the rollout of 5G communications networks....


Boris Johnson has been moved to intensive care after his condition worsened, Downing Street has said. The prime minister was admitted to St Thomas’...


Ghana’s President Nana Akufo-Addo has announced that the government will take care of water bills of all Ghanaians for the next 3 months. Addressing...


Ghana has confirmed nine additional COVID-19 cases; six from Greater Accra and three from Ashanti region. This brings the total confirmed cases to 214....


Northern Regional Minister Salifu Sa-eed has banned prostitution in Tamale with immediate effect. This comes after a Guinean national who tested positive for the...


Jacques Joaquim Yhombi-Opango, former president of the Republic of the Congo, has died after contracting coronavirus, his family said. Yhombi-Opango died in a Paris...


The Northern Regional Minister, Salifu Saeed, has confirmed that a coronavirus patient who was under quarantine in his region has fled the facility, leaving...


Sixteen persons have been arrested in Kasoa in the Central Region for failing to give tangible reasons why they were in town during the...


A video of a young man paying dearly for refusing to adhere to the directives of the president to remain indoors has emerged barely...


President Nana Akufo-Addo has earned massive praise from some prominent people around the world over list latest statement on the Coronavirus disease (COVID-19). President...


There are now more than 3,200 confirmed cases of coronavirus across the continent, with a number of African countries imposing a range of prevention...


The President for Institute of Liberty and Policy Innovation (ILAPI), Mr Peter Bismark, has stated that Ghana requires GH₡15 billion for 28 days’ total...

Copyright © 2020 GhanaStar Media Group. All rights reserved