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Kalusha Bwalya handed FIFA ban after Code of Ethics violation

8 monthes ago   |   By ESPN

FIFA have banned Confederation of African Football executive committee member and Zambia great Kalusha Bwalya from all football-related activities for two years, world football's governing body announced on Friday.
A brief statement on FIFA's website noted that an investigation against Bwalya, which was opened on February 28 2017, had found him guilty of violating articles 16 and 20 of the FIFA Code of Ethics.
Specifically, the investigation had focused principally on benefits received from former...
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Kalusha Bwalya handed FIFA ban after Code of Ethics violation

8 monthes ago   |   By ESPN FC

FIFA have banned Confederation of African Football executive committee member and Zambia great Kalusha Bwalya from all football-related activities for two years, world football's governing body confirmed on Friday.
A brief statement on FIFA's website noted that an investigation against Bwalya, which was opened on February 28 2017, had found him guilty of violating articles 16 and 20 of the FIFA Code of Ethics.
Specifically, the investigation had focused principally on benefits received from former...
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FIFA bans African official Kalusha Bwalya over payments from Qatari

8 monthes ago   |   By Sportsnet

ZURICH - FIFA has banned African official Kalusha Bwalya for two years over a payment from disgraced former Asian soccer leader Mohammed bin Hammam.
An investigation found Bin Hammam paid Bwalya $50,000 in 2009 and $30,000 in 2011 as the Qatari sought to challenge Sepp Blatter for the FIFA presidency. Bin Hammam pulled out of the 2011 contest when vote-buying allegations emerged.
The FIFA ethics committee has now found Bwalya guilty of breaching the ethics code for accepting gifts and violating confidentiality rules while he was president of the Zambian soccer federation. As well as a...
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