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George Weah’s Presidency – The prophecy, confidence, determination and message

Barely five days ago, the annals of World Football was given a historic turn following the ascension of former Ballon d’Or winner George Oppong Weah to the Presidential seat of Liberia – a feat that has given footballers, both active and retired, a new level of confidence, renewed hope and determination to face the future. The Prophecy Perhaps, many felt …

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Sports Ministry commiserates with family of late Nii Nortey Dua

The Ministry of Youth and Sports (MOYS) has released a statement to sympathize with the family of former deputy Sports Minister Hon. Nii Nortey Dua. Below is a statement signed by the Public Relations officer, Elvis Adjei-Baah. The Ministry of Youth and Sports (MOYS) is saddened to hear the death of the former Deputy Minister for Youth and Sports and …

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La Beats Tema To Lift 2017 McDan Ga Adangme Unity Cup

Accra Hearts of Oak Striker, Kwame Kizito’s lone goal ensured victory for La XI against Tema XI to lift the 2017 McDan Ga Adangme Unity Cup match played on Sunday at the La Town Park, Accra. The match, played at a packed Park and watched by dignitaries including Former President Jerry John Rawlings, Stephen Appiah, Laryea Kingston, Emmanuel Armah, all …

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Bukom Banku tastes first professional defeat

Maverick light heavyweight boxer Braimah Issah Kamoko popularly known as Bukom Banku suffered his first professional defeat on Saturday night. The defeat came by way of a 7th round technical knock-out in a cruiser-weight bout against undefeated Samir Bastie at the Bukom Boxing Arena in Accra. The bout was dubbed ‘Make or Break’ by Box Office Promotions as the two …

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Ghana plans audacious bid for 2038 World Cup and Olympic Games

Ghana is planning an ambitious-bid to stage the 2038 FIFA World Cup and the Olympic Games as part of its 40-year national development plan, developed by the National Development Planning Commission (NDPC). The Director-General of the NDPC, Dr Nii Moi Thompson in an interview on Metro TV’s Good Evening Ghana program on Tuesday night revealed that the bid is dependent …

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We’re going to make it to the World Cup – Dede Ayew

Ghana Deputy Captain Andre Ayew has hinted it is a make or break week for Ghana in their quest to make it to a fourth straight FIFA World Cup finals. The race to Russia 2018 resumes this weekend across the globe but in Ghana, the Black Stars will be hosting central Africans Congo in Group E, which also houses Egypt …

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Adolf Armah Appeals To President Nana Akufo Addo Over His Tuba Property

Former Black Stars Captain Adolf Armah is appealing to the President of Ghana Nana Akufo Addo through the Ministry of Youth & Sports, Ministry of Works and Housing, Lands Depertment as well as the Ministry of Interior and the Ghana Football Association (GFA) to help him save his land at Tuba, near Krokrobote in Accra which some unknown person is …

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Africa’s football future looks bright with new CAF President, says Abedi Pele

Former Black Stars captain Abedi Pele believes African football has a bright future under new CAF President, Ahmad Ahmad. The soccer maestro has been earmarked for a role under the tenure of the new president of the continent’s football governing body. The 52-year-old confirmed holding a lengthy talk with the Malagasy during a meeting in Morocco last month, but he …

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Official: Kotoko part ways with coach Zdravko Logarusic

Asante Kotoko have confirmed terminating the contract of head coach Zdravko Lugarusic after just 11 matches in the Ghana Premier League. The marriage was cancelled after Kotoko’s barren game with Ebusua Dwarfs on match day 11 of the 2016/17 Premier League. “Zdravko’s contract has been terminated. He has accepted the official notification given to him. Assistant coach, Godwin Ablordey will …

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Andre Ayew scores again in West Ham defeat

Andre Ayew scored for the second weekend in a row but it was onc again not enough as West Ham were beaten 3-2 at home by a resurgent Leicester City. Riyad Mahrez, Robert Huth and Jamie Vardy — three of the main protagonists of last season’s title triumph — stunned the Hammers with first-half goals. The Foxes showed no signs …

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