Nana Yaw Amponsah is Chief Executive Officer for Asante Kotoko The euphoria surrounding the appointment of a new Board and the Chief Executive Officer for Asante Kotoko may just burst into flames with reports that there is raging conflict in the camp of the Porcupine Warriors.
An unimpeachable source has told Ghanaweb that the CEO, Nana Yaw Amponsah has considered resigning and so has the Board Chairman, Dr Kwame Kyei and his Vice, Mr Jude Arthur.
It would be recalled that at the unveiling of Nana Yaw Amponsah, the Board of Directors claimed the astute administrator had their trust, backing and the free hands to run club. But the opposite seems to be the case.
According to a deep throat source, the posture of the Board has put the club on a tangent that could cause the club to spiral into the wilderness for another decade.
The Board is said to have taken joy in duplicating the work of the CEO since his appointment with more than 10 board meetings held since their appointment.
They (Board) have gone ahead to institute management committees within the Board who are running affairs on the blind side of Nana Yaw Amponsah.
The source who spoke on condition of anonymity said: “I’m picking strong signals and I’m afraid the CEO may resign in the coming days to allow the board to run the club the way they want.”
It is understood that a section of the Board Members have formed a habit of granting interviews about what they intend to do in their personal capacities for the club, and are outdoing each other to keep the spotlight individually.
Recently, reports were suggesting that there was a boardroom bust-up between Dr Kofi Abban and CEO, Nana Yaw Amponsah on a similar incident where the CEO was not happy about the board member promising to establish a Kotoko owned TV station without recourse.
The source indicated that the Adako Jachie Training Complex which was meant to start two weeks ago to allow completion in time for the resumption of football has stalled due to disagreement between the CEO and the board.
Nana Yaw Amponsah is said to have negotiated a good deal with the engineers but the Board went behind him to engage the engineers on a different plan for the facility.The source explained that Kotoko was losing its transfer targets because instead of the Board providing money for the CEO, to execute their transfer […]