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Ghana paired with Nigeria in 2022 AWCON qualifiers

Ghana has been paired with Nigeria in the 2022 Total African Women’s Cup of Nations to be staged in Morocco. The draw was held on Monday, May 10 at the Confederation of Africa Football (CAF) Headquarters in Cairo, Egypt. The qualification series saw a record of 44 member associations taking …

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Liberian president appointed Ambassador for Pan-African Inter-School Championship

President of Liberia, George Weah has been appointed as the first Ambassador of the Pan-African Inter-School Championship. He is the only African to have won the FIFA World Player of the Year award. The appointment follows a joint meeting between the Confederation of Africa Football (CAF), Federation of International Football …

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How to choose reputable online casinos in Ghana

The online gambling terrain in Ghana is regulated by the Gaming Commission of Ghana. This makes gambling legal in the country. However, players must be at least 18 years old before they can sign up with a casino platform. Apart from the local gambling licenses offered by the local gambling …

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GFA secures GH¢4m sponsorship deal from MTN

The Ghana Football Association (GFA) has secured a GH¢4,000,000.00 sponsorship deal from Scancom PLC (MTN Ghana) for the revived MTN FA Cup competition. The extended sponsorship deal which would last for three years includes an annual sponsorship amount of GH¢1000.000.00), GH¢20,000.00.00 for the ‘Man of the Match’ prize and MTN …

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Ghana to host 14th WAFU Zone B Ordinary General Assembly

Ghana will host the 14th West African Football Union Zone B (WAFU B) General Assembly on Saturday, 22 May 2021 at the Alisa Hotel, Accra. The meeting would bring together Federation Presidents from Cote d’Ivoire, Benin, Togo, Niger, Burkina Faso, Nigeria, and host nation Ghana. The Executive Council of the …

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Kotoko, GFA in a legal tussle over Konadu’s settlement

Asante Kotoko says it disagrees with the verdict of the Player Status Committee (PSC) of the Ghana Football Association (GFA) concerning Maxwell Konadu’s settlement. The PSC on Tuesday instructed Kumasi Asante Kotoko to pay former coach Konadu a sum of $36,000 being the residual salary for the remainder of his …

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FIFA disapproves of the breakaway European Super League

The Federation of International Football Association (FIFA) says it will not support the formation of any competition that does not reflect the core principles of solidarity, inclusivity, integrity, and equitable financial redistribution. FIFA’s disapproval follows reports of some European clubs agreeing to join a new European Super League which would …

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FIFA instructs Hearts to pay Lawali $11,000

The Federation of International Football Association (FIFA) has instructed Hearts of Oak to pay Nigerien international Mamali Lawali $11,000 for breach of contract. This follows the decision of the management of the player to drag Hearts to FIFA over delayed payment of signing-on fee, which was due in March 2021. …

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Kotoko beats Berekum Chelsea to top GPL table

Asante Kotoko picked the three maximum points at their adopted home ground by beating Berekum Chelsea 2-0 in matchday 19 of the Ghana Premier League (GPL) at the Len Clay Stadium, Obuasi. It’s the second straight win for former Black Stars Coach Mariano Barreto who is now in charge of …

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GBA suspends Richard Harrison for five years

The Ghana Boxing Authority (GBA) has suspended the licence of Richard Lii Lartey Harrison, former World Boxing Organisation (WBO) Africa Heavyweight Champion. A letter signed by Mr. Peter Zwenes President of the GBA said the licence has been suspended for five years, hence the boxer would not be able to …

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