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CAF unveils category list for 2018 Awards

The Confederation of Africa Football (CAF), has unveiled categories for this year’s awards gala to be held on Tuesday, January 8, 2019 in Dakar, Senegal. The awards gala, would honour footballers, officials and administrators who have excelled in their various respective endeavours from February 2018 to November 2018. The Organising …

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Nyantakyi to appeal FIFA life ban

Kwesi Nyantakyi, former President of the Ghana Football Association (GFA), is heading to the Court of Arbitration of Sports (CAS) to appeal a life ban imposed on him, by the Ethics Adjudicatory Committee Federation of International Football Association (FIFA). In a statement signed by Mr. Nyantakyi said, “i wish to …

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FIFA bans Kwesi Nyantakyi for life

The world football governing body, FIFA has banned Kwesi Nyantakyi for life. FIFA announced the ban today October 30, 2018 in media release copied to ghanabusinessnews.com. The adjudicatory chamber of the independent Ethics Committee of FIFA banned Mr Nyantakyi, former President of the Ghana Football Association (GFA), for life from …

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Asante Kotoko to represent Ghana in continental competition

Asante Kotoko Sporting Club (SC) will be Ghana’s representative for the 2018/2019 Confederation of Africa (CAF) Confederations Cup following a decision by the Normalisation Committee (NC), to grant them their request to play in the competition. In a letter from the Ghana Football Association (GFA), signed by Mr. Alex Asante …

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Ghana wins bid to host 13th All African Games in 2023

The Ministry of Youth and Sports (MoYS) has confirmed that, Ghana has won the rights to host the 13th edition of the African Games in 2023 after beating Egypt in the bid process. In a press statement signed by Mr. Perry Okudzeto, Deputy Minister of MOYS and copied to the …

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Sports Minister inaugurates a 10-member National Youth Policy Committee

Mr. Isaac Kwame Asiamah, Minister for Youth and Sports, has inaugurated a ten-member technical committee, to review the National Youth Policy (NYP), aimed at engaging the youth for national development. The committee, which would be chaired by Mr. Kwesi Evans-Nkum, Director for Education and Training, National Youth Authority (NYA), has …

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Kotoko signs GH¢120,000 deal Paradise Pac Mineral Water

Kumasi Asante Kotoko has signed a two year sponsorship deal worth GH¢120,000 with Paradise Pac Mineral Water. The deal, would see the club benefiting in cash and products worth GH¢10,000 till 2020. This was announced at the Sports Hotel in Kumasi, on Thursday, by Asamoah Gyan, owner of Paradise Pac …

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Ghana to host International Cycling competition in Upper East Region

The Upper East Region is scheduled to host fifteen countries in an international cycling competition. The competition, Union Cycling International 2.2 (UCI) dubbed “TOUR DU FASO” falls within the rankings of world body with more than 80 cyclists, drawn from fifteen countries from Europe and Africa, would commence on October …

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Sierra Leone government reacts to FIFA suspension

The Government of Sierra Leone, has upheld their decision to suspend Miss. Isha Johasen, President and Mr. Christopher Karama, General Secretary of the Sierra Leone Football Association for acts of corruption. This comes against the decision of the Federation of International Football Association (FIFA), to suspend Sierra Leone for government interference. …

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Accra sports stadium pitch ready for AWCON

The football pitch at the Accra Sports Stadium, is near completion ahead of the 2018 Total Africa Women Cup of Nations (AWCON) to be hosted by Ghana. The re-grassing of the pitch, which started months ago by Green Grass Technology (GGT), has taken shape, looking greener than before. According to …

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