Sports Information of Sunday, 10 November 2019
Saanie Daara, Former Head of Communications for Ghana FA
A former head of communications for the Ghana FA, Ibrahim Sannie Daara has served Kurt Okraku some suggestions to guide him on his journey as president of Ghana Soccer Affiliation (GFA).
He mentioned that this tips when adhered to will provide back again the confidence or the dropped believe in in the soccer fraternity.
Responding to a concern posed to him by GhanaWeb’s Daniel Oduro in an interview on Sporting activities Check out, as to the dos and don’ts Kurt must search out for? Mr Sannie Daara was of the see that the new president need to look at his back again thoroughly.
“First of all there is a song I like really much, it’s by 50 Cent ‘You Far better Watch Your Back’. Honestly, in soccer it is politics. He need to be politically astute,” Daara reported.
Daara’s tips is related considering that he was eliminated from place of work jointly with the former GFA government following an undercover investigative piece by Anas Aremeyaw Anas titled, ‘Number 12’. In the video, Daara is viewed in a controversial moral violations scene when someone makes an attempt to offer him dollars and he refuses.
In accordance to the previous head of communications, Mr Okraku have to earlier mentioned all unite the soccer family members.
He additional that before and immediately after the elections, factions and disunity engulfed a number of people in the affiliation. So, for that reason, he will have to take into account achieving out to folks.
“He need to control anticipations nicely. He should attain out to persons. First of all, he must unite the household, this election has been quite fractious and even in advance of it.
Nonetheless, the national teams must not be left out as nicely as location up a council of elders that will assist him solve disputes internally. Also, he requirements to practice the soccer relatives on issues of ethics, transparency, governance, etc. He wants it urgently, I will simply call for the implementation of the early warning technique for our league (for individuals betting on matches on our leading leagues).
He also requirements to look at the [senior] national staff, the Black Stars. I will counsel that in a medium-term…..I assume we will have to put in actions, we should glimpse as a result of the checklist and they should job the mentor to put him a minor little bit beneath stress, I’m not indicating they ought to sack him,” Sannie Daara extra.
The GFA government council was suspended and a Normalisation Committee put in put until lately.