Public Relation officer of the Ministry of youth and Sports Elvis Adjei Baah,says technical team of Ghana’s senior national team will be paid their outstanding salaries soon,but no timeline giving.
Appiah and his backroom staff made up of Ibrahim Tanko, Richard Kingson, and Stephen Appiah among a host of others have already worked two months without remuneration and have taken charge of three matches already.
The Ghana National Petroleum Corporation (GNPC),sponsors of the BlackStars suspended their support for the senior national team, to review the sponsorship package after a new board and CEO took over the administration of the entity.
GNPC board held a meeting to address the situation,after which there have officially released an amount of $1.5m dollars to cater for sports development and also settle all debts owed the Black Stars technical team.
Adjei Baah has dismissed report in the media revealing that the technical team will receive their salaries by the end of the week.
“I can confirm to you that an amount of $1.5m have been released to the sports ministry to cater for expenses of the Black Stars technical team and general sports development,”he told sportsworldghana.com.
“No time-line can be giving to clear the arrears owned the technical team,it can be today or tomorrow but it will be soon.”