Tokyo 2020: ‘Journalists denied accreditation because of Ghana’s poor performance’

Ghana’s Chef-de-Mission for the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games, Paul Achoe is adamant the country’s journalists have been denied accreditation not because of the Australia visa scandal. Reports were rife in the media that the International Olympic Committee (IOC) had refused…

18 Years on: May 9 disaster commemorated by Herbert Mensah, others

Herbert Mensah, over the weekend, led a walk and other activities to mark the 18th anniversary of the May 9 Stadium Disaster. The former Asante Kotoko Board Chairman has constantly led the commemoration of the country’s biggest disaster on May…

Inaugural Africa Women’s Sports Summit set for Accra May 15

Ghana’s capital, Accra, will hold the inaugural Africa Women’s Sports Summit on May 15. The summit, which is a brainchild of International Sports Journalist Juliet Bawuah, will bring together over sixty participants for a day’s session with some of Africa’s…

Tiger Woods wins the Masters for 15th major title

Tiger Woods has competed one of sport’s greatest ever comebacks after winning his first major title in 11 years at The Masters. The golf superstar, 43, last won a major at the 2008 US Open before his career was threatened…

Tennis: Halep closes on world number one Osaka

Simona Halep cut the gap to world number one Naomi Osaka in the WTA rankings on Monday after the Romanian made the semi-finals at the Miami Open last week. French Open champion Halep, who last held the top spot in…

Herbert Mensah puts his hand up for Rugby Africa Presidency

Herbert Mensah, President and Board Chairman of Ghana Rugby, was nominated today by the Board of the Ghana Rugby Football Union (GRFU) for the position of President of the World Rugby continental body, Rugby Africa. Rugby Africa will be electing…

Nyantakyi: GFA officials paid $400k to blackmail me

A former president of the Ghana Football Association (GFA) Kwesi Nyantakyi has alleged officials of the football powerhouse connived with investigative journalist Anas Aremeyaw Anas to set him up. Nyantakyi, who is serving a life ban from all football-related activities…

“Anas behaves like ISIS” – Nyantakyi

A former president of the Ghana Football Association Kwesi Nyantakyi has broken his silence for the first time since being indicted in an undercover football sting operation. Nyantakyi, who has been banned for life from all football-related activities by Fifa,…

Infantino sole candidate for Fifa presidency

Fifa president Gianni Infantino is set to serve a second term after world football’s governing body said on Wednesday he would be the only candidate for June’s vote. The 48-year-old has been in charge of Fifa since February 2016, after…

Naomi Osaka beats Petra Kvitova to win Australian Open

Japan’s Naomi Osaka beat Czech Petra Kvitova in a seesaw Australian Open final to win back-to-back Grand Slams and become the new world number one. The US Open winner, 21, missed three championship points in the second set but regrouped…

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