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Australia Visa Fraud: GOC Suspends Two Officials

The Ghana Olympic Committee (GOC) has suspended two of its officials who were allegedly involved in keying in names of 50 ‘fake’ journalists who traveled to Gold Coast, Australia. According to media reports, the two – Hussein Addy Akwetey and Christine Ashley – are employees of the National Sports Authority (NSA) who were engaged by the GOC on a temporal ...

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Michael Essien pays tribute to Ray Wilkins after his tragic death

Source: GHANAsoccernet.com Former Chelsea midfielder Michael Essien has paid a touching tribute to Ray Wilkins, who died on Wednesday. Wilkins, 61, a former Chelsea player and assistant manager was confirmed dead on Wednesday after suffering a cardiac arrest. Wilkins, who also played for Manchester United, AC Milan, Rangers and QPR, was being treated at St George’s Hospital in London following ...

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Commonwealth Games: Australia deports 50 Ghanaian journalists

The Ghanaian Government says it will investigate the deportation of about 50 journalists, who are billed to cover the Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia, APA has learnt here on Tuesday.Reports say that about 50 Ghanaian journalists, who are in Australia to cover the Commonwealth games, which begin on Wednesday are being deported. The report by Starr News indicated that ...

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Don King signs Ghana’s Rafael Mensah and Isaac Ekpo

Source: boxingghana.com World Boxing Association (WBA) Mandatory challenger Isaac Ekpo (32-3, 25 KOs) from Abuja, Nigeria, and Rafael “Sweet Pea” Mensah (31-0, 23 KOs) from Accra Ghana both recently arrived to the U.S. with a new manager, new direction and first full training camps with trainer Stacy McKinley, to prepare for their upcoming world title fights. Ekpo arrived in Germany ...

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Asante Kotoko Youth Team (U20) Draws With Cedar Village F.C

  On Saturday 3rd March, 2018 at Adako Jachie, the training grounds of Asante Kotoko Senior team, the Kotoko Youth Team (U20) hosted the Cedar Village F.C, a second Division side located at Aboaso in the Kwabre-East District in the Ashanti Region of Ghana in a friendly match. The match ended 1-1 draw with Cedar Village F.C striker Jones Owusu ...

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Liverpool v Man City, Juv v Real in UEFA Champions League quarter-final

The draw for the quarter-finals of the Champions League has been carried out at UEFA’s headquarters in Switzerland. English clubs Liverpool and Manchester City have been drawn against each other, while the last eight also features a repeat of last year’s final: Juventus v Real Madrid (1-4). Barcelona (ESP) v AS Roma (ITA) Sevilla (ESP) v Bayern Munich (GER) Juventus ...

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Premier League starts this weekend

Source: dailyguideafrica.com The Ghana Football Association has confirmed the 2017/18 Premier and Division One Leagues will start this weekend. The statement was released after a Human Rights Court in Accra dismissed Great Olympics’s second application for an interlocutory injunction on the start of the Premier and Division One leagues. ”Pursuant to today’s court ruling in the matter of Accra Great ...

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NSA accuse Nii Lante of ‘chopping’ stadium cash

Source: GHANAsoccernet.com Board Chairman of the National Sports Authority Kwadwo Baah Agyemang has alleged former Sports Minister Nii Lantey Vanderpuye misappropriated funds earmarked for the renovation of the New Edubiase stadium. Former Ghana President John Dramani Mahama cut the sod for the construction of the 10,000-seating capacity multi-purpose stadium in July last year. But the project has been thrown into ...

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