Anas exposé: All 74 referees seen taking bribes suspended

Anas exposé: All 74 referees seen taking bribes suspended

- The referees association has suspended all referee officials seen in the Anas corruption video

- All 74 referees have been summoned to the disciplinary committee

- The Anas corruption video has seen the Ghana Football Association (GFA)

All referees that were seen in the Number 12 video by Anas Aremeyaw Anas have been suspended.

YEN.com.gh cited a press statement from the Referees Association of Ghana (RAG) which says the suspension is to give way for the disciplinary committee to determine the fate of all 74 officials.

"All stakeholders of the game of football and the general public that the underlisted referees, assistants referees and retired referees whose names came up in the Anas Aremeyaw Anas exposé have been provisionally suspended pending the final determination of their case by the disciplinary committee of RAG," the statement revealed.

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List of FIFA referees:

1. Prosper Adii

2. Issaka Afful

3. Reginald Lathbridge

4. Nathan Anafo

5. Cecil Amatey Fleischer

6. Adaari Latif

List of assistant FIFA referees:

8. Ibrahim Adam Badiu

9. Eric Nantiere

10. A. S. Malik

11. David Adjin

12. David Laryea

13. Theresa Akogyam

List of premier referees:

14. Yaw Ametepey

15. Dally Gagba

16. William Agbovi

17. Sylvester Adzoku

18. S. B. Bortey

19. Nuhu Liman

20. Mclord Arhin

21. Emmanuel Ansah

22. Amofa Sarkodiee

23. Justice Adu Poku

24. Timothy Obuobisa

25. Wiseman Ghansah

26. Prince Amoah

27. Samuel Sukah

28. Samuel Kyeremeh

29. Otis Oppong

30. Awal Mohammed

31. Daniel Dogbetor

32. Uriah Glah

33. Eku Boateng

34. Solomon Mordey

List of premier assistant referees:

35. Alhassan yahaya

36. Haruna Bawa

37. Safo Adade

38. Samuel Borquaye

39. Samuel Opoku Boateng

40. Alhassan Badiu

41. Ben Wormawor

42. Emurana Salifu

43. Joseph Ayambila

44. Salifu Rahman

45. Samuel Asiedu

46. Joseph Sey

47. Ashitey Armah

48. Jason Nunoo

49. Philip Darko

50. Ashong Ibrahim

51. Augustine Akugri

52. Ben Samari

53. Kennedy Bentil

54. Freeman Awulo

55. Nii Kotey Kotei

Division One referees:

56. Heyford Adehe

57. Dickson Wellington

58. Abraham Poku

59. Prince Coffie

List of division one assistant referees:

60. Saviour Amevor

61. Atsu Dogbey

62. Charles Abloh

63. Daniel Diawu

64. Joseph Laryea

65. E. B. Quaye

List of women referees:

66. Fulera Iddrisu Bamie

67. Eugenia Asigri

68. Richlove Awuah

69. Esther Awo Detse

List of retired referees

70. Leanier Addy

71. S. A. Quaye

72. Wellington Joseph

73. Umar Teni

74. Charles Dowuona

Football activities in Ghana have been halted following investigative journalist Anas Aremeyaw Anas’ Number 12 exposé. In the piece Anas showed that some GFA executives including the former President, Kwesi Nyantakyi were caught on video misconducting themselves.

The behaviours of the top-ranked members were deemed unacceptable by members of the public. Government's hand was therefore forced to stop football activities.

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Government, CAF and FIFA have joined heads to put proper structures in place to see football return in the country hence the institution of a two-man liaison team. The outspoken football administrator has indicated that he is ready to lead the football association when the dust is settled.

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