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Thursday, July 25, 2019

$4.5 m was spent on Black Stars #AFCON2019 campaign – Sports Minister Isaac Asiamah

A total of 4.5 Millions Dollars was spent on the Black Stars campaign at the 2019 African Cup of Nations (AFCON) in Egypt.

A total of 6.3 million Dollars was also budgeted for the competition.

Isaac Asiamah, Minister of Sports made the disclosure in Parliament Wednesday morning

He added that the Normalization committee has been tasked to produce a comprehensive report on the poor performance of the senior national team at the tournament.

Asiamah stated that reforms would be made based on the report after it is presented.

The Black Stars exited the competition at the 1/16 stage in a match against Tunisia. Coach Kwesi Appiah, according to the minister was hired with a “clear mandate” to lead the Black Stars to end the 37-year drought.