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Attorney-General stops case against GFA, FIFA normalisation committee to be ready in 2 days

Government in line with a deal reached with the world football governing body FIFA, has withdrawn the case filed at the High Court to liquidate the Ghana Football Association (GFA). The government on August 16 agreed with FIFA to stop all process it initiated to dissolve the GFA in the aftermath of the corruption exposé in the country’s football administration ... Read More »

Ada-born Adolf Otibo scores two goals on debut in Spain

Ada-born Former Black Satellites forward, Adolf Otibo wasted no time at all in warming his way into the hearts of fans of Guadalajara in a superb way on Sunday when he struck twice on debut to power the Spanish fourth tier side to a come-from-behind 3-2 triumph on the opening weekend of the Tercera Division Group 18 2018//19 season. Young Otibo ... Read More »

D.K Poison tips Isaac Dogboe for boxing greatness

David Kotei (D.K) Poison who won Ghana’s first major boxing title in 1975 thinks WBO Super Bantamweight champion, Isaac “Royal Storm” Dogboe, could rise to become one of the greatest boxers, Ghana has ever produced, considering the significant strides, he has made in the ring in recent times. Poison asserted that Ghanaians and boxing fans around the world were yet ... Read More »

Portugal based Emmanuel Hackman sets lofty targets, eyes Black Stars

Young Ghanaian defender, Emamnuel Hackman has returned to pre-season training with his Portuguese top flight side, Portimonense and is eyeing a much improved performance next season both on a personal and team level as well as getting a chance to play at international level. The former Liberty Professionals star enjoyed an outstanding debut term with Portimonense last season, playing 27 ... Read More »

Wasiru, Commey on weight for Ghana super bantamweight title fight

Wasiru ‘Gyata Bi’ Mohammed and Raymond ‘Chorkor Banku’ Commey both made the required weights at Friday morning’s weigh-in  to set up their clash for the Ghana national super bantamweight championship at the Bukom Boxing Arena tomorrow night. Undefeated Mohammed (10-0, 8 KOs) tilted the scales at 122 lbs whilst the vastly experienced Commey (18-0, 1O KOs) came in at 120 ... Read More »

Cabic Promotions announce Allotey vrs Lusambya for August 11

Ghana’s Patrick Allotey continues his chase up the world rankings and world title prospects on August 11 when he defends his WBO Africa junior middleweight title against Badru Lusambya of Uganda at the Bukom Boxing Arena in Accra. Cabic Promotions and Management, promoters and managers of Allotey (38-3, 30 KOs) announced the fight against Lusabya (26-2-3, 24 KOs) along with ... Read More »

The burden of being Messi

“This kid will save us”. It was 2006, the era of Saviola, Crespo, Riquelme and Tevez, but Lionel Messi was already feeling the pressure of becoming a World Cup legend. He was 18 when he was called up for Germany 2006, and had already turned 19 when he scored his first goal, in the 6-1 against Serbia and Montenegro. In ... Read More »

John Obi Mikel: I kept father’s kidnap secret when we played Argentina

Nigeria’s World Cup captain John Obi Mikel has described how he played against Argentina without telling anyone he had just learned of his father’s kidnapping. Enugu state police in south-east Nigeria announced late yesterday via Twitter that Chief Pa Michael Obi and his driver, named as Ishaya John, had been freed after a forest shootout with kidnappers. Police Superintendent Ebere ... Read More »

GNPC Ghana Fastest Human Kumasi lives up to expectation

The GNPC Ghana’s Most Fastest Talent Hunt 2018 edition in Kumasi at the Paa Joe Park lived up to expectation with shocking results and the organisers were very happy at the turn out as well as high performance of the athletes. Emmanuel Mensah became the new sensation in the senior’s men race to be watched when he beat the new ... Read More »

Ghana Baseball President to lead Team Ghana To African Youth Games 2018

The Ghana Olympic Committee (GOC) has confirmed Ghana’s participation in the upcoming 3rdAfrica Youth Games (AYG) scheduled to take place from July 17, 2018 to July 27, 2018 in Algiers, Algeria. Chef de Mission for the Games and Team Leader for Ghana will be Mr Albert Frimpong, Executive Board member of the GOC and President of Skate Soccer Ghana Federation ... Read More »