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Ghana to host AFCON 2015?

Everyone in Ghana seems to be fighting against the Confederation of African Football's (CAF) decision to put Ghana on standby as hosts of the 2015 African Cup Of Nations (AFCON). What is the reason? This will bring the deadly Ebola disease to Ghana.
It was during the Ebola period that Ghana applied to host the 2017 AFCON. There were those who rejected the idea considering the implications it will have on the economy. They argue that there is too much rot in the system and people will use it as another opportunity to line their pockets as evidenced by the Justice Dzamefe Commission of Enquiry.


I have tried hard to understand why they did so at the last minute and why CAF added Ghana and South Africa to the list of standby countries since they hosted it just recently. They argued about the falling standards…