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Team GIJ suspended from Newsroom Competition over boycott

Cheetah Communications, organisers of the Newsroom competition, has suspended former champions, Ghana Institute of Journalism (GIJ) over their decision to boycott the third place encounter with African University College of Communications (AUCC) today. A statement signed by Cheetah Communication’s Programmes Manager, Stephen Gyasi Jnr, noted that GIJ’s boycott was communicated …

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Welder gets eight months for unlawful entry

A Ho Circuit Court presided over by Madam Pricilla Dikro Ofori has sentenced Michael Buakah, a welder, to eight months imprisonment in hard labour for unlawful entry of a house of a trader and causing harm. Prosecuting, Police Inspector Agnes Ahiable told the court that the complainant in the case …

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US markets hit record highs as investors interpret trade news

The Dow Jones Industrial Average and the S&P 500 notched record-closing highs on Thursday as the latest signs of progress in trade relations between the United States and China relieved investors. But a report later in the day – which raised worries about the outlook for a deal – limited …

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Number 12 Expose: Nyantakyi to face prosecution soon – AG

Attorney General and Minister of Justice, Gloria Akuffo has disclosed the former President of the Ghana Football Association (GFA), Kwasi Nyantakyi will soon face court over the corruption case brought against him. She told parliament on Thursday that what appears to have stalled the case is the unfortunate death of …

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U23 AFCON: Preview of Ghana vs Cameroon

Ghana will be hoping to start their 2019 Africa U23 Cup of Nations campaign with a win against fellow debutants Cameroon on Friday evening. Since the introduction of the U23 AFCON in 2011, to serve as at the continental qualifier for the Olympics, this is the first time Ghana have …

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Daniel Amartey on Trabzonspor radar

Turkish super lig outfit, Trabzonspor are interested in signing Leicester City defender Daniel Amartey as they look to replace Nigerian Ogenyi Onazi in the January transfer window, according to Turkish newspaper Star. The ambitious club are in need of a central midfielder with Onazi yet to play a game for …

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Kingsley Sarfo set to be released from Swedish prison today

Ghanaian international, Kingsley Sarfo, who has been in prison in Sweden since June 2018, will be released today(Friday November 8, 2019). According to reports in the Swedish media, the talented Malmo FF midfielder will be allowed to continue his football career in the Northern European nation and will not be …

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Arsenal fans want Thomas Partey to replace skipper Xhaka

Fans of English Premier league side Arsenal are desperate for the club to make a January move for Atletico Madrid’s Ghanaian midfielder Thomas Partey following the latest twist in Granit Xhaka’s Gunners career. Unai Emery confirmed earlier this week in a press conference that the Swiss star has been stripped …

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Ghana’s Black Meteors ready for Cameroun

The national U-23 football team, Black Meteors, hope to begin their continental campaign on a bright note when they face Cameroun in their opening Group A Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) fixture tomorrow at the Cairo International Stadium in Egypt. The Black Meteors are looking forward to a convincing win …

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New GFA Veep preaches transparency

Newly elected Ghana Football Association (GFA) vice president Mark Addo says transparency will permeate in the discharge of every facet of his duties. The Nzema Kotoko boss polled six votes, shrugging off stiff opposition from Randy Abbey’s four, with Dr. Toni Aubynn polling a single vote from the 11- membership …

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Ex-GFA Boss Kwesi Nyantakyi may be dragged to court in two weeks

More than a year since the documentary by Anas Aremeraw Anas on widespread corruption within Ghana football aired, one of the major scalps from the investigation, then-President Kwesi Nyantakyi, might finally have his day in court. The Attorney General, Gloria Akuffo, has indicated that her outfit is working to present …

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