The provisional suspension of
Mr Kwesi Nyantakyi by FIFA has been extended for 45 more days by the independent Ethics Committee .
During this time,
The extension of the ban will commence on September 6, 2018.
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"This decision was taken at the request of the chairperson of the investigatory chamber of the Ethics Committee carrying out the formal investigation proceedings into
The committee is carrying out a formal investigation into Nyantakyi after he was filmed apparently accepting a “cash gift”.
He was filmed in
Soon after the ban on 8 June Nyantakyi resigned from the posts he had held with football’s world governing body, Fifa, and the Confederation of African Football (Caf).
He left his role on the Fifa Council and stepped aside from his roles with Caf including as 1st vice-president, the most senior figure at the confederation after its president, Ahmad.
As well as the Fifa suspension, Nyantakyi also resigned as president of the GFA on 8 June following an executive committee meeting.