Sports

Rename a house in Parliament after Bagbin- Some Western Chiefs

Following a request by some Constituency Executives of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) for the Tema East Constituency to be renamed after Mr Alban Sumana Kingsford Bagbin, some traditional rulers are asking that that request be revised higher. They want a Committee block in Parliament House, rather than a Constituency, to be named after the longest serving MP in ...

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Manyo Plange to fight for IBO title next month

Ghana’s Jesse Manyo Plange, would return to the ring on September 29, to fight Michael Dasmarinas from Philippines, in Indonesia. The former member of the national amateur boxing team, the Black Bombers, would seek to defeat the current International Boxing Organisation (IBO) World Bantamweight champion to give Ghana another world title. Plange, who is undefeated in 17 fights with 15 ...

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FIFA\GoG agree to discontinue liquidation process against GFA

The Federation of International Football Association (FIFA) and the Government of Ghana, has agreed to discontinue the process of winding up the Ghana Football Association (GFA), through a liquidation process. However, this would be dependent on the fulfillment of certain conditions agreed by the two bodies after the meeting This was agreed on Thursday, August 16, in a crucial meeting ...

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Government to seek audience with FIFA

The Government of Ghana has reiterated its intention to engage with the Federation of International Football Association (FIFA), following a directive by the later to the former to discontinue the dissolution process against the Ghana Football Association (GFA). Ghana risked being suspended from all related football activities by FIFA, if the case is not withdrawn by Monday, August 27, 2018, ...

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Too much sex caused Bukom Banku’s defeat – Spiritualist

Bukom-Banku

A member of the Hare Krishna Movement, Jnana Chaksus Das, has attributed Bukom Banku’s 7th round technical knockout by Bastie Samir in last Saturday’s boxing to ‘too much sex.’ According to him, the controversial boxer who openly boasts of the number of women he has been sleeping with, does not have enough energy to concentrate on the fight as a ...

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Ghana U-17 coach Samuel Fabin: I was offered a bribe of $5,000

Head coach of Ghana’s Under 17 male football team, Samuel Paa Kwesi Fabin has revealed that he has been constantly tempted with bribes with the highest being an offer of $5,000 but he declined all such offers. In an interview with Accra-based Happy FM, coach Fabin disclosed that he was constantly approached by player managers, agents and club officials to ...

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Ghana Black Starlets return home

Ghana’s under-17 football team, the Black Starlets returned home today from India after reaching the quarter final of the Federation of International Football Association (FIFA) world cup in India. The Black Starlets’ world cup dreams was cut short at the quarter final stage when they were defeated 2-1 by another African side, Mali. Coach of the side, Paa Kwesi Fabin ...

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DOL clubs will perform better next season – Owoahene Acheampong

Mr Owoahene Acheampong, Chairman of the GN Bank Division One League (DOL) says he is optimistic that the teams which earned promotion into the Premier League for next season will do better than the previous year’s. The comment comes in the wake of the abysmal performance by the three clubs promoted last year to play in the 2016/17 league leading ...

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Watch out for Karela FC in Premier League – DOL Chairman

Newly promoted Premiership club, Karela FC have been tipped by Mr Owoahene Acheampong, Chairman of the Division One League Board (DOLB) to excel in their debut elite campaign. Mr Acheampong in an interview with the GNA Sports said the Nzema based side is a team to watch next season. All the three clubs relegated from the just ended Premier League ...

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Starlets depart for Guwahati ahead of quarter finals

The Black Starlets of Ghana on Thursday departed to Guwahati from their Mumbai base to continue with their preparations towards another all-African clash with Mali in the ongoing 2017 Federation of International Football Association (FIFA) Under-17 World Cup in India. The two-time Champions would play neighbors Mali, who beat Ghana in the African U-17 Cup of Nations, on Saturday, October ...

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