Mr. Samuel Aboabire a.k.a Karttaah has been elected onto the Ghana Football Association (GFA) Executive Council.
The Greater Accra Regional Football Association Capo, polled 6 votes as well as the Northern Regional Chairman, Mr. Abu-Hassan Mahamadu to beat their competitors for the two remaining slots on the Executive Council. Linford Asamoah Boadu and Alhaji Salifu Zida received four votes each in the election.
The addition of the two Regional Chairmen, Mr. Samuel Aboabire and Alhaji Abu-Hassan Mahamadu will complete the 12 membership of the GFA Executive Council in accordance with Article 37(1) of the GFA Statutes 2019.
The Executive Council is constituted as follows:
One President elected by GFA Congress,
Five representatives from Premier League Clubs,
Three representatives from Division One League Clubs,
One woman from Women’s Premier League Clubs and
Two from the 10 RFA Chairmen.