Akufo Addo to cut CK Akonnor salary- Sports Minister has said.
Charles Kwabla Akonnor is a former Ghanaian international footballer who is the current coach of the Ghana national team.
He has played as a versatile midfielder, mostly in Germany.
The Ghana coach is on a $25,000 monthly salary but has not being paid for the past nine months since taking up the role.
The Minister of Youth and Sports, Isaac Asiamah in an interview on Adom TV’s fire for fire show revealed plans by the Gov to cut the salary due to the pandemic.
Meanwhile it has been reported that KP Boateng to return to Ghana Black Stars.
He said, “The Sports Ministry and the Ghana Football Association are negotiating that we reduce his salary during these difficult times.
“I know he [CK Akonnor] will agree because we are not in normal times, I will not lie. The truth is that we cannot pay CK Akonnor’s full salary in these difficult times,” he added.