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Betting is destroying our game - Hon. Osei Kyei Mensah Bonsu fumes Featured

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Minister for Parliamentary Affairs, Hon. Osei Kyei Mensah Bonsu, admits that betting is really destroying the Ghana Premier League.

The Ghana Premier League have been marred with betting and match manipulation allegations.

Hearts of Oak's Board member Alhaji Akambi and former Ghana Football Association executive committee member Albert Commey have confirmed that the Ghana Premier league is full of matches of convenience.
 
Ashanti Gold and Inter Allies have officially been found guilty of match fixing in the 2020/ 21 season, and have subsequently, been demoted into Division Two.
 
Member of Parliament for Suame, Hon. Osei Kyei Mensah Bonsu, insists that corruption is bedevilling the Ghana Premier league.
 
"Indeed betting is something which is really destroying our game," he told Akoma FM.
 
"Football is and must be won on the pitch, but when people try to manipulate the results of the game even before it is played, then that is serious which needs an immediate solution.
 
"I have been to so many countries across Africa and I don't see these things happening there.
 
"If care is not taken, the game will be destroyed completely in the future," he concluded.
 
By: Abdul Razak Salim
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