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Dogboe to leave Ghana on May 3 for ‘redemption fight’

Isaac “Royal Storm” Dogboe, the former World Boxing Organisation (WBO), Super Bantamweight World Champion, will depart the shores of Ghana on May 3, for a world title challenge, he has code named “redemption fight” against holder Emanuel Navarette. The 12-round title bout with the hashtag ‘DogboeNavarette 2’ is scheduled for …

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Ghana to miss Africa Volleyball Championship in Egypt

Ghana’s Beach Volleyball team, will miss the 2019 Elite African Beach Volleyball Championship in Egypt, due to lack of funds. Ghana’s duo made up of Kevin Carboo and Eric Tsikata, have been informed by the Ghana Volleyball Association (GVA), that, they would not be able to participate in the competition, …

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Former Northern RFA chairman, Alhassan goes into hiding

Mr. Abubakar Alhassan, former chairman of the Northern Region Football Association (RFA), is reported to be on the run, after he was implicated in the investigations leading to the murder of investigative journalist Ahmed Hussien Suale. Early this year, the Madina Police had a report that, the investigative journalist, a …

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Black Stars justify your inclusion ends with a win over Mauritania

The Black Stars of Ghana defeated Mauritania by 3:1 in an internationally friendly, last Tuesday at the Accra Sports Stadium. It was two days after the team defeated Kenya by a lone goal to top their group in the qualifiers of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) to be …

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Nine West African countries qualify for AFCON 2019

West Africa has the majority of representation for the upcoming African Cup of Nations (AFCON), scheduled for Egypt in June, with nine countries. South Africa followed with five representatives, with East and North Africa having four representatives each, whilst Central Africa has the lowest of two to make up for …

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Four freed in Asamoah Gyan extortion case

Four persons who were allegedly accused of extorting money from Ghana’s Black Stars Captain, Asamoah Gyan to halt the publication of rape and sodomy tape against him have been acquitted and discharged. An Accra Circuit Court presided over by Mrs. Afia Agbanu Kumador in her ruling on a submission of …

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Ghana must win medals, not just participate – Bawumia

Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia has challenged key stakeholders managing the country’s athletes to re-orient their minds from just participating in athletics championships to winning medals for the nation. He said the prime focus should be to win medals that would bring glory and honour to Ghana, and not just …

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Ghana names squad for Kenya clash

Ghana coach, Kwasi Appiah, has named a 24-man squad for the ultimate Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Kenya, scheduled for Accra Sports Stadium. Coach Appiah has handed call ups to some debutants as he seeks to asses some new talents with Ghana already qualified for the tournament billed for …

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GFA denies $7.2m AFCON budget

The Normalisation Committee of the Ghana Football  Association (GFA), has denied media reports that, it has presented a budget of $7.2 million to the government for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt. A statement signed by Mr. Dan Kwaku Yeboah, Spokesperson of the Committee said, “we wish to …

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Nkana beat Kotoko in Confederation Cup

Kumasi Asante Kotoko succumbed to a 3-1 defeat at the hands of their Zambian counterparts, Nkana FC,  in the third group game of this year’s  Confederation of Africa Football (CAF) Confederation Cup played at the Nkana Stadium on Sunday. Yacouba’s sublime free-kick could only serve as a consolation goal for …

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