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PHOTOS: Rwanda President Kagame backs CAF boss Ahmad for major reforms of African football

Rwanda leader Paul Kagame has assured CAF President Ahmad of his unflinching support in carrying out the much-needed reforms to improve the game in Africa. The President of the East African country made this pledge in Kigali on Monday evening when the CAF boss visited the Presidential Palace to end his three-day official visit of the country. Ahmad was on his first… Read More
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Government approves US$8m for the hosting of the 2018 Women Africa Cup of Nations

The Ghana government has approved an amount US$ 8m budget for the hosting of the 2018 Women Africa Women’s Cup of Nations. This will cater for renovation works at the Accra Sports Stadium, training pitches at El Wak and the Robert Mensah Stadium in Cape Coast. The tournament will be held from 17 November to 1 December. ‘His Excellency the… Read More
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Ex-management member fires back at Steve Polack over ‘Kotoko visionless club’ attack

Former management member of Asante Kotoko David Serebour Boatng has fired back at Steve Polack’s claim that the club is a ‘visionless’ club. Polack was relieved off his duty last month after failing to guide the Porcupine Warriors through to the group stage of CAF Confederation Cup following their loss to Congolese side CARA Brazzaville. And his last interview before… Read More
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Hearts of Oak PRO confirm talks with Frank Nuttal’s lawyer over owed monies

Communications Director of Hearts of Oak Kwame Opare Addo has disclosed that the club has been in touch with the lawyer of Frank Nuttal over monies owed to his client.  The Scotsman was shown the exit last month after he was found guilty of breaching the club’s code of conduct. Following his untimely sacking, the administrative manager of the club, Hackman… Read More
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2018 CAF Champions League: Aduana Stars exclude injured Noah Martey from 18-man squad for ES Sétif return clash

Aduana Stars coach Yusif Abubakar has named his 18 man squad for the return leg of their CAF Champions League first round tie against ES Sétif on Sunday without Noah Martey. The midfielder has been left out of the squad after aggravating an injury during the first leg. Striker Yahaya Mohammed made the list and could play his first away… Read More
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President Ahmad responds to criticism over Morocco hosting major CAF events

President Ahmad has responded to criticism that Morocco is hosting too many activities of the continental body, revealing that the North African country is the only nation that has accepted to host and fund recent key events of CAF. Ahmad says before staging some key events CAF approaches countries capable of funding and hosting such events before a decision is taken… Read More
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Elmina Sharks chief laments league delay; claims they are incurring more cost

The General Manager of Elmina Sharks George Wiredu has bemoaned the delay in the start of the 2017/18 Ghana Premier League, claiming that the club are unbudgeted cost. The 2017/18 Ghana Premier League which was supposed to commence two weeks ago has been postponed indefinitely after Great Olympics served the nation’s football governing body with a court injunction in a… Read More
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AshantiGold marksman Daniel Gozar eyes Ghana league goal king gong

AshantiGold forward Daniel Gozar has set his sights on winning the goal king accolade in the forthcoming Ghana Premier League season. Gozar joined the Miners on a permanent deal from Dreams FC after a remarkable loan stint last term, where he helped the club maintain their premier league status. “I want to help my team to win the league and… Read More
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Goalkeeper Ernest Sowah starts training with Asante Kotoko youth side

Experienced Asante Kotoko shot-stopper Ernest Sowah has returned to the club’s training after months of sloth following allegations of bribery labelled against him by the club chairman. The former Berekum Chelsea custodian was accused him of taking bribe by the club’s chief executive officer following their final day defeat to Liberty Professionals. The 29-year-old was left frustrated after he was… Read More
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Sports Ministry announces US$ 32,000 package for Black Queens for WAFU Zone B Nations Cup winning feat

Each Black Queens player will earn US$1,000 (GH¢ 4,500) for winning the maiden WAFU Zone B Women’s Cup of Nations. This was after the Sports Ministry announced a financial package of US$ 32,000 to the team. Last month, the Queens beat hosts Ivory Coast 1-0 to win the tournament. ”The ministry has approved a package of US$ 32,000 for the… Read More