Tag: ghana

  • Zambian CAF Official Dies In Stampede After Ghana, Nigeria Match

    Zambian CAF Official Dies In Stampede After Ghana, Nigeria Match

    By  Joel Ajayi  A CAF official has lost his life following the violence that erupted after the Ghana versus Nigeria game in Abuja.  Dr Joseph Kabungo was CAF’s Doping Officer for the second leg of the World Cup play-off between the West African rivals.  The Black Stars of Ghana drew 1-1 with the Super Eagles […]

  • Play-off: Fans Dissatisfied With Eagles’ Goalless Draw Against Ghana

    Play-off: Fans Dissatisfied With Eagles’ Goalless Draw Against Ghana

    Football enthusiasts in Kaduna say Super Eagles’ holding of Ghana’ s Black Stars to a goalless draw in Kumasi in the World Cup play-off match Friday, has fallen short of their expectations. Voicing out their fellings in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) shortly after the game, some of them observed lack […]

  • Morocco 2022: Super Falcons Commence Camping For Ghana In Lagos On Sunday

    Morocco 2022: Super Falcons Commence Camping For Ghana In Lagos On Sunday

    By Joel Ajayi Nine-time African champions, Super Falcons will intensify preparations for their 2022 Women AFCON qualifying fixture against the Black Queens of Ghana when they arrive at camp in Lagos on Sunday. Nigeria and Ghana clashed in the final match of the inaugural edition of the Women Africa Cup of Nations in 1998, in […]

  • Beach Volleyball: NVBF Invites 16 Players Ahead Of Olympic Qualifiers

    Beach Volleyball: NVBF Invites 16 Players Ahead Of Olympic Qualifiers

    Joel Ajayi The Nigeria Volleyball Federation has invited 16 players and four coaches ahead of next month’s Olympic Beach Volleyball qualifiers in Morocco. The second and final rounds of qualifiers will be hosted and organize from 21st to 28th June, 2021 in Morocco. A statement by Engineer Musa Nimrod, Chairman Caretaker Committee of the Nigeria Volleyball Federation […]

  • Former Ghana President Says Poll Result ‘Fictionalised, Flawed’

    Former Ghana President Says Poll Result ‘Fictionalised, Flawed’

    Former President, John Dramani Mahama, has rejected the results of Monday’s general elections in Ghana, saying he is unwilling to accept the “fictionalised and flawed” results declared by the Electoral Commission (EC). Speaking at a press conference on Thursday night, Mahama accused the Electoral Commission (EC) and government of manipulating the results. The EC chairperson, […]

  • Ghana Election 2020: Incumbent President Nana Akufo-Addo Retains Seat, Wins Re-election

    Ghana Election 2020: Incumbent President Nana Akufo-Addo Retains Seat, Wins Re-election

    Ameh George, Abuja The Incumbent President of Ghana, President Nana Akufo-Addo has been re-elected president for a second term in office. This comes as an outcome of the presidential election which took place on the December 7 and the subsequent declaration by the Chairman of the electoral commission, Jean Mensah Wednesday evening. President Nana Akufo-Addo […]

  • U-20 WAFU Zone B: Flying Eagles Walks On Tight Rope As Ghana Pips Nigeria 1-0

    U-20 WAFU Zone B:  Flying Eagles Walks On Tight Rope As Ghana Pips Nigeria 1-0

    By Joel Ajayi The hope of Nigeria’s Flying Eagles securing a place in the semi-final of the ongoing West Africa Football Union competition going on in Benin Republic suffered a big blow on Wednesday as they lost 0-1 loss to Black Satellite of Ghana. The Nigeria side was forced to a 1-1 draw by Junior […]

  • Traders In Ghana Cry For Evacuation

    Traders In Ghana Cry For Evacuation

    Mariam Sani The Nigerian Union of Traders Association in Ghana (NUTAG), under the auspices of the National Association of Nigerian Traders (NANTS), has appealed to the Federal Government to immediately evacuate Nigerian traders stranded in Ghana. Mr. Chukwuemeka Nnaji, NUTAG President and Dr Ken Ukaoha, NANTS President, made this appeal on Wednesday when the  associations […]

  • Why I’m Running For Political Position – John Dumelo

    Why I’m Running For Political Position – John Dumelo

    Lois Effiong  Ghanaian actor, John Dumelo, has explained his reasons for contesting for a seat at the country’s’ parliament. Dumelo is running as a Parliamentary candidate for the National Democratic Congress (NDC) in the Ayawaso West Wuogon Constituency of Ghana. The actor says his Parliamentary bid is a calling from the people to make lives […]

  • Nigerian Traders In Ghana Beg FG To Evacuate Them

    Nigerian Traders In Ghana Beg FG To Evacuate Them

    Nigerian traders in Ghana on Wednesday called on the Nigerian government to evacuate them from Ghana. The traders, in a Save-Our-Soul letter delivered to the Chairman of the Nigerian Diaspora Commission (NiDCOM), Mrs Abike Dabiri-Erewa, said they were seeking a secure and peaceful return to Nigeria. In a statement signed by Gabriel Odu, NiDCOM’s Media, […]