- Anas has petitioned FIFA to investigate Kwesi Nyantakyi
- The petition was filed on Tuesday, June 5, 2018.
- This was revealed by Kweku Baako hours before the video
Award-winning journalist, Anas Aremeyaw Anas has officially asked the world football governing body, FIFA to investigate Ghana Football Association (GFA) President, Kwesi Nyantakyi.
The petition titled “A petition to cause for an investigation of Kwesi Nyantakyi” was sent on Tuesday, June 5, 2018.
This was disclosed by the Managing Editor-in-Chief of the New Crusading Guide newspaper, Abdul-Malik Kweku Baako Jnr on Peace FM's Kokrokoo on Wednesday morning which Citifmonline monitored.
According to him, Anas was also “ready to appear in person to testify” against Nyantakyi.
Nyantakyi was caught in a video by Anas and his Tiger Eye PI team engaging in shady deals with some people he thought were investors.
In the video, Nyantakyi used the name of President Nana Akufo-Addo to solicit bribes from the supposed investors.
President Akufo-Addo after watching excerpts of the film in May caused the arrest of Nyantakyi by the Criminal Investigations Department (CID) of the Ghana Police Service.
Nyantakyi who is also CAF Vice President and a member of FIFA's council has been under investigations since then.
Speaking just hours before the premiere of Anas investigative piece on football corruption in Ghana which has been dubbed Number 12, Kweku Baako hinted that Anas was going to give the “unedited videos” to the Ghana Police Service after the Number 12.
He said Anas also assured to assist the CID in any way possible in their investigation.
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