Ghana Football Association

GFA Elections: Habiba Atta Forson Wins Women’s ExCo Position


Habiba Atta Forson will be only female on the new Ghana Football Association (GFA) Executive Council after winning the single slot allocated for women.

The owner and bankroller of Fabulous Ladies won Women’s Exco elections held Thursday after results for the election held at GFA Secretariat were announced.

She polled eight votes, one more than her closest rival Evelyn Nsiah Asare.

Veteran Sports journalist Rosalind Amoh got a single vote while Edna Quagraine got no vote at all to place them were third and fourth respectively.

Madam Habiba succeeds Linear Addy, who was implicated in the Number 12 expose by Anas Aremeyaw Anas.

She will represent the Women’s Elite Clubs on the Executive Council for the next four years.

The veteran football administrator is credited with the introduction of women’s football in Ghana.

About Samuel A. Boakye-Buckman

Samuel A. Boakye-Buckman (popularly known as Dada Oliseh) is a self-motivated young journalist with a passion for telling stories better with pictures. He is the founder, owner, editor and bankroller of He has a vast experience in the reporting of football-related activities in Ghana and beyond. A former employee of Hearts News (official mouthpiece of Accra Hearts of Oak), 90 minutes sports paper, National Sports Authority,,, and, Samuel is one of the few energetic and self-motivated young journalist in Ghana with a large following on social media, especially Facebook ( He is well known for his frequent updates from all over the country with pictures to match. He is also a correspondent for a few international websites, including CAF. In recent times, he has introduced, as part of his many talents, the live streaming of matches and football related activities. He lives in Accra Ghana.

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