Anas Sues Ken Agyapong Ghc 25m For Defamation

Anas Aremeyaw Anas has sued maverick politician Kennedy Agyapong for defamation, has gathered.

The suit was filed at the High Court by lawyers of the ace investigative journalist Friday Morning.

It is unclear which of the numerous allegations the MP has made against the undercover journalists has triggered the legal suit.

Aside accusing Anas of being corrupt and a nation wrecker who should be hanged, the outspoken businessman has also claimed that the celebrated journalist is a wife snatcher who has been having an affair with the wife of the late MP for Abuakwa North JB Danquah.

The attack towards Anas was sparked by the latest investigative work which has uncovered massive rot within the high echelons of football administration in the country.The secretly filmed video showed, among other high officials, the President of the Ghana Football Association Kwesi Nyantakyi compromising their positions after they received or were promised cash rewards to bend the rules of the game.

The investigative piece which went a little beyond football was premiered to Ghanaians on Wednesday June 6,2018.

Meanwhile government has taken steps to dissolve the GFA following the content of the Anas video.

“Having regard to the widespread nature of the apparent rot involving top GFA officials, top NSA officials, match commissioners, football administrators and referees, Government has decided to take immediate steps to have the GFA dissolved. Government will shortly, thereafter, announce provisional measures to govern football activity in the country, until a new body is duly formed; and

“Government will communicate these decisions to the Confederation of African Football (CAF) and the Federation of International Football Associations (FIFA), and engage with been on these developments to chart a way forward for Ghana football,” the government statement said.

Source: Ghana/