CAF has not stripped Ghana off AWCON right-Acting Director of NSA Majeed Bawa

By Mutala Yakubu

The acting Director of the National Sports Authority (NSA) Majeed Bawa says CAF has not written to Ghana to strip them off the rights to host the 2018 Africa Women Cup of Nations.

Several reports emerged on Monday, August 27, 2018, that CAF had stripped Ghana off the rights to host the tournament due to delay in preparation and Kenya were expected to be the new host.

According to media reports, Ahmad Ahmad, the President of the Confederation of African Football (CAF), in an interview with KweseESPN had hinted that they were talking to some countries to take over as hosts of the two-week competition after the highly expected decision to dump Ghana.

Majeed Bawa has now confirmed that CAF has not written to Ghana officially and they are focused on completing renovation works at the Accra Sports Stadium.

"The final decision will be taken by the CAF Executive Committee at its meeting on September 27-28 in Egypt," the statement stressed.

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