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African Games 2019: Abrefa appointed captain for Team Ghana

Accra, Aug. 19, GNA – Ghana’s table tennis player, Derek Abrefa, has been appointed captain and flag bearer for Team Ghana at this year’s African Games in Rabat, Morocco.              Abrefa, is Ghana’s highest ranked table tennis player in the world, having represented the country in various international tournaments and […]

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Preview: Hearts to battle Kotoko in ”Clash of the Titans”

Accra, June 13, GNA – The capital will come to stand still when two of Ghana’s glamorous clubs, Hearts and Kotoko lock horns in a highly anticipated feisty and frosty semi-final clash slated for Sunday, 16 June, at the Accra Sports Stadium.               The Porcupine Warriors dominated when they […]

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Oliver Gorges win 2019 Accra ATU Triathlon Sprint Africa Cup

Accra, June 12, GNA – Oliver Gorges, a Luxemburg national emerged as the winner in the Elite Men category of the 2019 Accra ATU Triathlon Sprint Africa Cup, with a finish time of 1:03’57:24. Essadiq Mehdi from Morocco came second with a time of 1:04’00.95, whilst Badr Siwane, another Moroccan national finished with 1:04’42.74 to […]

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Jordan Ayew’s double seals win for Ghana against Ethiopia

Accra, Nov.18, GNA – The Black Stars of Ghana defeated their Ethiopian countetparts 2 – 0 in the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier played at the Addis Ababa Sports Stadium on Sunday. Two first half goals from Crystal Palace striker Jordan Ayew secured all three pionts for the Black Stars as they have now […]

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NCCE takes anti-corruption campaign to the police

Juaso (Ash), May 23, GNA – The Asante-Akim South Municipal office of the National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE) has engaged the municipal police command on its anti-corruption campaign. The exercise forms part of the Anti-corruption, Rule of Law and Accountability Programme (ARAP) being implemented by the commission in line with the National Anti-corruption Action […]

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President reports Nyantakyi to CID

Accra, May 22, GNA – President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has asked the police to investigate Mr Kwesi Nyantakyi, President of the Ghana Football Association (GFA) for a potential crime of defrauding by false pretence. A Deputy Chief of Staff, Samuel Abu Jinapor, confirmed this to correspondents at the Jubilee House, the seat of the […]

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President orders arrest of Nyantakyi

Accra, May 22, GNA – President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has ordered the arrest of Mr. Kwesi Nyantakyi, President of the Ghana Football Association (GFA) for using him name to illegally obtain money by deception. A Deputy Chief of Staff, Samuel Abu Jinapor, confirmed this to correspondents at the Presidency. The President, he said, directed […]

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Minister breaks ground for construction of youth resource centre

Wa, May 13, GNA – Mr Isaac Kwame Asiamah, the Minister for Youth and Sports, on Saturday cut sod to kick start the construction of multipurpose Youth Resource Centre at Dondoli, a suburb of the Upper West (UW) regional capital, Wa. The Centre is designed to have eight-lane athletic track, FIFA standard football pitch, tennis […]

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Mumuni Targets Tokyo 2020 Qualification In Brazil Amid Government Neglect

Accra, May 13, GNA – Ghana’s top para-cyclist, Alem Mumuni, is scheduled to compete in the Union Cycling International (UCI) Para-cycling Track World Championship in Rio, as he chases qualification points for the 2020 Olympic Games to be held in Tokyo. The three-time African Champion represented Ghana at the last Olympic Games held in Rio […]

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Maiden edition of Ghana Centre of the World Golf tournament ends on a high note

Accra, May 13, GNA – The maiden edition of the Centre of the World Golf Tournament, which teed-off last Saturday at the Tema Country Golf Club (TCGC) in Tema, ended on a higher note. The very first edition attracted over 115 golfers across the country, who battled for glory in Bothell the men and women […]