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Nana Opoku Ampomah wants to depart Fortuna Düsseldorf immediately

Ghana forward Nana Opoku Ampomah has expressed his desire to depart German Bundesliga 2 side Fortuna Düsseldorf in the ongoing transfer market. Ampomah became the Red and Whites expensive signing when he joined from Belgian Jupilar Pro League outfit Waasland Beveren last summer. The Ghanaian however failed to replicate the …

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Anderlecht set € 30 million price tag on Jeremy Doku

Anderlecht has slapped a price tag of 30 million euros on wonder kid Jeremy Doku. The 18-year old has been linked with a move to English giants Liverpool in the ongoing summer transfer window. The Belgium giants will be ready to release the player to any club should should they …

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Kotoko seeks growth through solid administrative structures

Nana Yaw Amponsah, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Asante Kotoko S/C, has promised to build solid administrative structures to restore the two-time African champions to their once-fearsome status. Established in 1935, the Porcupine Warriors had since 1983 failed to annex any major continental trophy. The Ghanaian football giants, under the tutelage of …

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Nana Opoku Ampomah eyes immediate Fortuna Dusseldorf exit

Ghanaian international Nana Opoku Ampomah is keen on exiting Fortuna Dusseldorf this summer, information reaching footballghana.com has revealed. The forward joined the German lower-tier outfit from Belgian Pro League club Waasland-Beveren in the summer transfer window of 2019 on the back of an outstanding campaign. Though he was signed with …

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Austrian side Sturm Graz back for Ghanaian winger Paul Mensah

Austrian side Sturm Graz have reignited their interest in SV Kapfenberg wideman Paul Mensah, GHANAsoccernet.com can exclusively report. The 20-year-old is expected to make a step up the ladder after a breakthrough season with the Austrian second-tier side. The youngster continued his improved form from last season by scoring a …

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My mom kept us close – Jordan Ayew

Black Stars striker, Jordan Ayew, has revealed that his mother made sure to foster a good relationship among himself and his brothers. The 29-year-old added that his mother advised them to resolve their problems quickly and that has helped him to build a good relationship with his senior brothers Andre Ayew and …

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Dumsor: Government starving GRIDCo, ECG of funds – Minority

The Minority in parliament has blamed the recent power outages on the failure of government to release funds to GRIDCo and ECG. Consumers of electricity have been complaining about intermittent outages in Accra, Kumasi, and other places in the country. In an interaction with the media in parliament, minority spokesperson …

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Michael Essien to coach an European club after leaving Sabail

Legendary Ghanaian footballer, Michael Essien, has finally transitioned into coaching after hanging up his boots following a very long career with his last club, Azerbaijani side Sabail FK. Essien has landed a job as coach joining the coaching staff of Danish team FC Nordsdjaelland. The club was proud to announce …

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Hushpuppi’s trial to begin in October

Popular Instagram celebrity, Ramon Abbas popularly known as “Hushpuppi“ has been arraigned in a court in California, United States, ahead of his trial on October 13. Hushpuppi is accused of being the leader of a group that facilitates computer intrusion, business email compromise (BEC) fraud and money laundering pleaded not …

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Tanzania bans organising protests online

Activists in Tanzania say new rules that restrict online content are infringing on people’s freedom of expression. Under the new legislation, organising, planning or even supporting any form of demonstration online is now illegal. The new rules have also banned sharing of information about an infectious disease outbreak without government …

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WHO urges mothers to breastfeed even if infected with Coronavirus

Mothers should breastfeed their babies even if they have contracted COVID-19, the World Health Organization’s head said on Monday, as the benefits outweigh the risks of infection. “WHO recommends that mothers with suspected or confirmed COVID-19 should be encouraged the same as all other mothers to initiate or continue breastfeeding,” …

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Tanzania’s ex-leader Mkapa to be buried in home town

Former Tanzanian President Benjamin William Mkapa will be buried later Wednesday at his home village in southern Tanzania. Mr Mkapa died of a cardiac arrest in the early hours of Friday, his family said. Some Tanzanians believe President Mkapa will be remembered as the founder of a modern Tanzania, because …

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US summons Zimbabwe ambassador to explain ‘thug’ slur

The US government has summoned Zimbabwe’s ambassador to explain comments made about its envoy by the country’s ruling party. A spokesperson of Zimbabwe’s ruling party, Zanu-PF, had on Monday accused the US of sponsoring anti-government protests in the country and called the US ambassador Brian Nichols a “thug”. The Assistant …

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Tunisia interior minister Mechichi named new PM: presidency

Hichem Mechichi, who until now has served as Tunisia’s interior minister, has been appointed to form the next government, the president’s office said Saturday. The 46-year-old lawyer succeeds Elyes Fakhfakh, who resigned earlier this month — but Mechichi was not one of the names proposed by the ruling political parties …

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