#Number12: Referees Association suspends 74 members
The Referees Association of Ghana has provisionally suspended 74 of its members who were implicated in a match-fixing scandal instigated by investigative journalist Anas Aremeyaw Anas
acts by the referees captured in a documentary titled #Number12 included incidents of spot-fixing as well as pre-determining the outcome of Ghana Premier League matches, Women's League, Division One League and games in the MTN FA Cup.
According to a statement issued by the RAG, the fate of the 74 referees would be determined by its Disciplinary Committee in the coming weeks.
Read the entire statement below;
Our Ref No. RAG/11/18 Your Ref No. Date: 4th ,2018
The Referees Association of Ghana (RAG) to inform all stakeholders of the game of football and the general public that the 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
FIFA REFEREES 1. Prosper Adii 2. Issaka Afful 3. Reginald 4. Nathan Anafo 5. Cecil Amatey Fleischer 6. Latif
ASSISTANT FIFA REFEREES 7. Dawood Ouedraogo 8. Ibrahim Adam Badiu 9. Eric 10. A. S. Malik 11. David Adjin 12. David Laryea 13. Theresa Akogyam
PREMIER REFEREES 14. Yaw Ametepey 15. Dally 16. William Agbovi 17. Sylvester Adzoku 18. S. B. Bortey 19. Nuhu Liman 20. Arhin 21. Emmanuel Ansah 22. Amofa 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 32. Uriah Glah 33. Eku Boateng 34. Solomon Mordey
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. 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 57. Dickson Wellington 58. Abraham Poku 59. Prince Coffie
DIVISION ONE ASSISTANT REFEREES 60. Saviour Amevor 61. Atsu Dogbey 62. Charles Abloh 63. Daniel 64. Joseph Laryea 65. E. B. Quaye
WOMEN LEAGUE 66. Fulera Iddrisu Bamie 67. Eugenia Asigri 68. Richlove Awuah 69. Esther Awo
RETIRED REFEREES 70. Addy 71. S. A. Quaye 72. Wellington Joseph 73. Umar Teni 74. Charles Dowuona
KWAO SAMPSON DEPUTY GENERAL SECRETARY