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Ministry to construct 10 Multi-Purpose Youth Centers across Ghana – Minister

Mr. Isaac Asiamah, Minister of Youth and Sports (MOYS), has said work will soon commence on the construction of ten multi-purpose youth centers, with sporting facilities, across the country to facilitate nurturing of sporting talents and ensure sports development in Ghana. In an interview with the media, Mr. Asiamah noted …

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Ministry, NSA hold forum on sports fund

The Ministry for Youth and Sports (MOYS) and the National Sports Authority (NSA), have held a consultative forum on establishing the sports fund, is aimed at raising funds to support sports development in Ghana. The forum held at the Accra International Conference Center (AICC), on Thursday, brought together stake holders …

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Kotoko not in hurry to recruit new players – Management

The Management of Kumasi Asante Kotoko S/C, has vowed to be more meticulous in its player recruitment – to make sure it gets the best out of money spent. “We are not in any rush to recruit new players because we have learnt many lessons from past experiences”, Mr. Obed …

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Footballer arrested for stabbing girl after attempting to defile her

Elijah Boadu, a footballer who stabbed a 14-year-old girl after he attempted to have sex with her, has been arrested by the Police at Odorkor in Accra. Boadu, 18 years, is alleged to have stabbed the victim on her right shoulder and lower abdomen with a knife and escaped, a …

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Moses, Salah and Mane make cut for CAF player of the year

Victor Moses, Mohammed Salah and Sadio Mane have been shortlisted alongside nine other African players to vie for the Confederation of African Football (CAF) Player of The Year Awards slated for Thursday, January 4, 2018 in Accra, Ghana. CAF in a release noted that eleven players are making the cut for the …

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I am happy to be back in Ghana – Kenichi Yatsuhashi

Newly appointed coach of Ghana Premier League (GPL) side – Inter Allies Football Club, Kenichi Yatsuhashi has said, he is happy to be back to the GPL for the 2017-2018 season. Yatsuhashi was sacked by Hearts last two seasons, after starting the league on a positive note with the club. …

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An early look at 2018 World Cup Groups

The 2018 World Cup will be a little bit strange for much of the world. In Ghana, it will be something of a sad occasion as the national team missed out this time around. In Europe too, some major fan bases will have to get used to the idea of …

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CAF to give $500,000 grant to FIFA World Cup participants

The Confederation of Africa Football (CAF), will assist each African representative at the 2018 Federation of International Football Association (FIFA), $500, 000 grant. The financial package will be used mainly to strengthen and improve the technical supervision of each team. In addition, CAF will provide each African representative with “fieldwiz” …

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Clubs will lose points if they prevent television coverage – Nyantakyi

The President of the Ghana Football Association (GFA) Kwesi Nyantakyi has said that Premier League Clubs who prevent TV Rights Holder, Startimes, from telecasting their matches will suffer points deduction. The move he said will be applied in the 2017/2018 season. The GFA President made this known to the Press …

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2018 budget has nothing to improve sports – Vanderpuiye

The former Minister of Youth and Sports, Mr. Edwin Nii Lantey Vanderpuiye, has expressed disappointment with the government’s 2018 budgetary allocation for sports. According to the former minister, “this government does not intend to spend on sports development in this country”. The former minister who is a Member of Parliament …

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