The Ghana Football Executive Committee, have accepted the Match Review Committee's recommendation to ban referee Ernest Baafi and assistant referee Frank Bossman.
This ban comes as a result of some errors these two officials committed in a Ghana Premier League game between Elmina Sharks and Liberty Professionals.
A statement from the committee read:
The GFA Executive Committee has approved the Match Review Committee’s recommendation in respect of the Ghana Premier League match between Elmina Sharks and Liberty Professionals.
After reviewing a video of the match, the match review committee recommended that Referee Ernest Baafi is hereby banned for eight (8) GFA sanctioned matches for denying Liberty Professionals a penalty.
Also, Assistant Referee Frank Bossman is hereby banned for four (4) GFA sanction matches for not assisting the Referee, Ernest Baafi to award Liberty Professionals a penalty.
The ban takes immediate effect.