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September, 2017

  • 26 September

    Victorious Black Stars B get $100K reward from Presidency

    The Black Stars B, also known as the local Black Stars, have been rewarded with US$100,000 by the government of Ghana for winning the 2017 West African Football Union tournament (WAFU). The President, Nana Akufo-Addo made the announcement of the cash reward when the victorious Ghana team and officials of …

  • 26 September

    GPL: Clubs unaware of prize money

    The 2016/17 Ghana Premier League returns on Wednesday, October 4, 2017 with four matches to end the season. The Ghana Football Association (GFA) and Premier League Board (PLB) are still considering the prize money for this year’s league. Last year the winner of the league took home $30,000 but the …

  • 26 September

    Government not interested in interference – Br Bawumia

    Vice President of the Republic of Ghana, Dr Mahamadu Bawumia has stated that the current government led by President Nana Akufo Addo is not interested in interfering with football governance in the country. He, however, appealed to the Ghana Football Association and other football administrators to do their best to …

  • 26 September

    Expand electoral college – Agama

    President of Bechem United Football Club, Mr Kingsley Owusu Achiaw has called on the Ghana Football Association (GFA) to expand their electoral college for the upcoming 2019 electoral congress. He said the current electoral college of 123 which favours a few should be expanded to about 300 or 400 to …

  • 26 September

    CAF President warns executives who want to enrich themselves

    The President of the Confederation of African Football (CAF), Dr Ahmad Ahmad says any executive of the continental football federation with the intent of riding on the back of CAF to enrich him or herself should have a rethink or resign. Ahmad Ahmad arrived in Ghana last Thursday for a …

  • 25 September

    Armwrestling campus tour hits KNUST

    The campaign to get Armwrestling introduced nationwide and become a sport of choice in Ghana has gotten a boost with partnership from Vodafone Cash and Rush Energy Drink. Both companies have signed up to support the upcoming KNUST Campus Rumble and future community Armwrestling talent hunt and promotional events. The …

  • 25 September

    Handball: Ghana to participate in Africa Zone3 U-18 Championship

    The national female U-18 handball team left Accra today to participate in the Africa Zone3 Championship to be held in Cotonou, Benin. The competition is in line with the International Handball Federation’s (        IHF) developmental programme for both players and the technical department of the game. Therefore, the championship which …

  • 25 September

    Sports development high on government’s agenda – Dr Bawumia

    The Vice President of the Republic of Ghana, Dr Mahamudu Bawumia has reiterated government’s commitment to the development of sports in the country, especially women’s football. Dr Bawumia gave the assurance when he welcomed a delegation from the Confederation of African Football (CAF) led by Dr Ahmad Ahmad to the …

  • 25 September

    Ghana beat Nigeria to lift 2017 FOX-WAFU Cup

    Ghana were crowned the 2017 WAFU Cup of Nations champions after thumping Nigeria 4-1 in the final at Cape Coasts Sports Stadium on Sunday, September 24. A brace from Stephen Sarfo, a penalty from Vincent Atingah and an injury time strike from Winnful Cobbinah saw the Black Stars defend their …

  • 23 September

    Black Stars Can’t Qualify For World Cup 2018 – Yaw Ampofo-Ankrah

    Ace Sport Journalist and broadcaster Yaw Ampofo-Ankrah, in a recent interview has shared that, it is impossible for the Black Stars of Ghana to qualify for the 2018 World Cup. Speaking in an interview with Abeiku Santana on UTV’s ‘Atuu’ show, the journalist said it now impossible for the team …