David Prah argued that Kwesi Nyantakyi could not have mentioned the former President's name in his statement to the CID if he (Kwesi Nyantakyi) did not know what he was talking about.
Ghanian Football Association (GFA) president Kwesi Nyantakyi resigned on Friday just hours after world football governing body FIFA hit him with a 90-day suspension over corruption claims.
Nyantakyi was accused in an explosive documentary called "Number 12", aired on Wednesday by investigative journalist Anas Aremeyaw Anas, of soliciting bribes amounting to several million dollars.
Specifically, Nyantakyi requested $5 million for Akufo-Addo, $3 million for Vice President Mahamudu Bawumia, $2 million for the roads minister, $1 million for a deputy roads minister and another $1 million for him and one of his aides.
"I wish to apologise to my family, work colleagues, friends, associates and the people of Ghana for the disappointment my indiscretion has caused them".
UFC 225: Australia's Robert Whittaker primed for Yoel Romero fight
UFC main event fights in pay-per-view events have been dropping like flies these past few months and UFC 225 is no different. Whittaker initially won the middleweight title with a unanimous decision defeat of Romero at UFC 217. "It's very hard.
Kevin Durant Should Be Unanimous Finals MVP
LeBron James scored 33 points and Kevin Love 20 for the Cavs, who have fallen into a hole in which no team has ever emerged. A bounce here, a couple stops there, the Cavs could be leading in these finals and the conversation would be different.
Trump, prepare to walk out of summit if North Korea won’t denuclearize
President Trump's latest announcement came after an Oval Office conversation with North Korea's former spy chief Kim Yong Chol . Kim has already hosted US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo twice in the North Korean capital.
However, Sports Minister, Isaac Asiama, said the association had been "dissolved with immediate effect".
Provisional measures will be put in place to run the sport in Ghana until a new body is formed.
A police vehicle is pictured at the premises of Ghana Football Association in Accra.
Asiamah said the decision had been a hard one to take, and is aware that it is likely to trigger some sort of action from world football's governing body FIFA, who strictly forbid the interference of government in the national federations.
Football is Ghana's national sport and the revelations have sent shockwaves through the country, just under a week before the start of the World Cup finals in Russian Federation, for which they failed to qualify.
Ghana risks being suspended from the 2026 World Cup hosting vote next week, when it had been expected to vote for fellow African country Morocco against the joint bid of the United States, Canada and Mexico.