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August, 2017

  • 21 August

    Ghana to participate in Africa Men’s Seven Tournament

      The National Men’s Rugby team is currently preparing to participate in the Africa Men’s Sevens Tournament in Kampala, Uganda, scheduled for October 6, 2017. The Ghanaian side would compete against nine other African nations, namely Botswana, Madagascar, Morocco, Namibia, Senegal, Tunisia, Uganda, Zambia and Zimbabwe. According to the Ghana …

  • 20 August

    Sports Minister commends outgoing Western RSDO

    The Minister for Youth and Sports, Isaac Kwame Asiamah has commended the outgoing Western Regional Sports Development Officer (WRSDO), Kwame Amponfi Jnr for his efforts in developing sports in the region. According to the Minister, there was a growing need for private sector participation in the development of the country’s …

  • 20 August

    CAF postpones inspection mission to Cameroon

    An inspection mission to the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations hosts Cameroon has been postponed by the Confederation of African Football (Caf). The CAF-appointed team was scheduled to begin the eight-day inspection on Sunday 20 August. CAF confirmed the visit would now take place at a later date following the …

  • 20 August

    2017 McDan Junior Open championship begins tomorrow

    The tennis court at the Accra Sports Stadium would be the center of attraction for all tennis loving patriots as the maiden edition of the McDan Junior Open Tennis Championship begins tomorrow. The championship which is being held under the auspices of the Ghana Tennis Federation (GTF) and sponsored by …

  • 18 August

    Ghana Rugby Partners UK’s Harper Performance

      The Ghana Rugby Football Union (GRFU) and Harper Performance have agreed to a partnership aimed at developing the performance-support provisions available to the athletes playing for, and aspiring to play for Ghana Rugby. Ghana Rugby, established in 2003, is now a full member of both World Rugby and Rugby …

  • 18 August

    USAID partners Ghana FA to combat HIV/AIDS

    USAID in collaboration with the Ghana Football Association and stakeholders in the health sector has outdoored a project dubbed “Protect the Goal” campaign to prevent HIV and AIDS in the country. The campaign illustrates the power of protection and fosters HIV prevention and treatment among the youth through a ‘practice …

  • 17 August

    Black Spikers Ladies off to Cote d’Ivoire for World qualifiers

    The National female Volleyball team, Black Spikers Ladies have arrived in Cote d’Ivoire to participate in the qualification tournament for the 2018 World Volleyball Championship. The competition would begin tomorrow, August 18 and it is expected to end on Sunday, August 20, 2017. This tournament is the first phase of …

  • 17 August

    Ghana Taekwondo spends GH₵60,000 on Sports Hall renovation

    The Ghana Taekwondo Federation through the sponsorship of Epsilon Security Limited has spent about GH₵60,000 on the renovation of the D.G Hathramani Sports Hall at the Accra Sports Stadium. The renovation works was done to enable Ghana get a state-of-the-art Sports Hall which meets international standards to host the first …

  • 16 August

    Taekwondo: GOC President calls for calm

      President of the Ghana Olympic Committee (GOC) Ben Nunoo Mensah has called on officials of the Taekwondo to be united ahead of the 1st Ghana International Open Championship. He said Taekwondo is one of the sports that many Ghanaians have interest in and very soon, they should be winning …

  • 16 August

    Ghana Rugby hold first ever in-house coaches clinic

      The Ghana Rugby Union is currently holding its first ever Rugby coaches clinic in Accra. The clinic is in line with the Rugby Association’s plan of using the month of August for Rugby training and education. The clinic is being facilitated by a World Rugby Trainer who arrived in …

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