Local Black StarsÂ coachÂ Maxwell Konadu has confirmed that senior national team boss Kwesi Appiah paid an undisclosed amount to the team for beating Ethiopia in their final Group C match at the CHAN.Â
Konadu also added that Appiah has been providing technical assistanceÂ to him at the tournament.
Ghana will play DR Congo on Sunday night for a place in the last four of the competition.
Konadu'sÂ side topped Group C afterÂ beating Congo 1-0, drew 1-1 with Libya and a hard foughtÂ 1-0 win over dreaded Ethiopia.
"(Kwasi) Appiah has given me all the support here. Tactically and technically heâ€™s been supporting me attrainingÂ and in camp where we share ideas," Konadu said.
"HeÂ promised the team a handsome winningÂ bonusÂ and we won. He immediately called me that he had sent for the money to be brought to the players."