The Confederation of African Football (CAF), fined AWCON 2018 Local Organizing Committee, Ghana’s Ministry of Youth and Sports Ghana Broadcasting Corporation (GBC) $17,000 over poor production during the African Women’s Cup of Nations (AWCON) staged in Ghana.
GhanaCrusader.com can confirm CAF fined the Local Organising Committee and the Ministry of Youth and Sports and GBC following a break in transmission during Ghana’s opening game against Algeria at the Accra sports stadium.
Our sources revealed that the fine was imposed on the three institutions following a report by broadcast right holders of CAF properties, Largadere Sports.
It is believed that the LOC and Sports Ministry denied having any contract with any production company in Ghana, but forwarded the fine to the Ghana Football Association (GFA), the institution that represents football organization in Ghana.
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