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We inherited GH¢51m debt – Minister

Mr Isaac Kwame Asiamah, the Minister of Youth and Sports, has described as “disturbing”, a 51 million cedis debt, inherited from the old administration. The minister, who disclosed this in a meet the press series in Accra on Tuesday, said the amount includes what departments and agencies under the ministry …

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‘Mafia’ at Youth and Sports Ministry is a myth – Minister

Mr Isaac Kwame Asiamah, the Minister of Youth and Sports, has rubbished claims of unscrupulous activities at the ministry, insisting there is no “mafia” as has been branded with the outfit. The ministry has been described by many as one of the most dangerous ministries, following the frequent reshuffle of …

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Government to spend $8m on Africa Women’s Championship

Mr. Isaac K. Asiamah, Minister of Youth and Sports, has disclosed that, the government has approved $8 million to host the 2018 Total African Women’s Championship from November 17 to December 1, 2018. Ghana would host the 13th edition of the competition for the first time, after placing third in …

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Black Queens to receive $32,000 for winning WAFU Zone B Cup

The female senior national team, the Black Queens would receive a total amount of $32,000 dollars, for winning the West Africa Football Union (WAFU) Zone B Women’s Championship. The Ministry of Youth and Sports (MOYS) announced at the “meet-the- press” series on Tuesday. Mr Isaac Kwame Asiamah, Minister of Youth …

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Ghana Black Chariots set for disability sports in Canada

Ghana’s Wheelchair Basketball team, the Black Chariots are set to participate in an invitational championship in Canada. The championship is scheduled to take place from April 27-29 April, 2018,  at Centre Sportif du College Eduoard-Montpetit, Longueuil in Canada. Ghana is the only African country invited for the competition, which is being …

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GFA must put its house in order to save the game – SWAG

The Sport Writers Association of Ghana (SWAG), has called on the Ghana Football Association (GFA), to put its house in order and to take every step necessary as a matter of urgency, to resolve its dispute against Accra Great Olympics and others that threaten the smooth running of the domestic …

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Kumasi Metropolitan Assembly appoints Osei-Kuffour as Sports Ambassador

The Kumasi Metropolitan Assembly (KMA) has appointed former Bayern Munich legend, Samuel Osei-Kuffour as ‘Sports Ambassador”. This is part of the drive by the assembly to promote grassroots sports development – harness the talents of the youth, especially in the area of football. Osei-Kuffour, a member of the Ghana Under-17 …

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CARA beats Kotoko on penalties to advance in Confederations Cup

CARA Club of Congo has advanced to the next stage of the preliminary rounds of the Confederation of African Football (CAF) Confederations Cup competition after beating Kumasi Asante Kotoko by 7-6 on penalties on Wednesday,in Congo. The Congo Brazzaville club beat Kotoko by a goal, in regulation time to cancel out Kotoko’s one goal advantage …

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Black Maidens dismantle Djibouti 10-0 in FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup qualifier

The Ghana U-17 Female National team the Black Maidens, defeated Djibouti by 10:0 in the second leg of the Federation of International Football Association (FIFA) U-17 Women’s World Cup slated for Uruguay from 13th November to 1st December, 2018. The Black Maidens have scored a total of 19 goals against …

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Renovation works begin at Accra Sports Stadium

The much awaited renovation works at the Accra Sports Stadium, commenced on Wednesday, February 8. A visit to the stadium by the GNA Sports on Wednesday saw worked fixing scaffolds in front of the VIP. The move is to commence work on the first phase of the renovation on the …

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