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Ivory Coast’s Cheick Tiote dies after training

Former Newcastle United player Cheick Tiote has passed away after collapsing during a training session on Monday. The Ivorian was training with second-tier Chinese side Beijing Enterprises, whom he joined in January, when he passed out and was rushed to hospital. But emergency treatment failed to revive him, and it was …

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Ghana drops to 49 in FIFA ranking

Ghana have fallen by four places in the latest Fifa World Ranking released on Wednesday. June’s ranking sees Ghana on the 49th position with an accompanying decrease in total accumulated points from 682 to 678. Placed 37th in June last year, Ghana now find themselves between Australia (48) and Serbia …

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Torgah is winner of Vodafone Asantehene’s Golf Championship

Vincent Torgah of Tema has emerged winner of the Vodafone 60th Asantehene Golf Tournament held at the Royal Gold Club in Kumasi. For his prize, he was presented with a giant trophy and cash of GH¢ 50,000.00. The four-day 72-hole competition brought together more than 300 professional and amateur golfers …

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Walk underway to launch the Duamenefa Gala and Marathon 2017

The principal streets of the Ketu North District capital, Dzodze, is held spellbound as many throng to walk to commemorate the launch of the history-making event dubbed “Duamenefa Gala and Marathon 2017”. The walk which started from the Dzodze Penyi Senior High School through the police station to Fiagbedu junction …

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U-17 AFCON: Ghana face Gabon Today

Ghana’s U-17 side the Black Stars are in action today against Gabon at the U-17 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) in their second group game. The Black Starlets win against the “Les Pantheres” will ensure a safe passage to the FIFA U17 World Cup in India later this year. The …

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Duamenefa Gala and Marathon launched

The technical committee has finally officially launched the Duamenefa Gala and Marathon race to give the event a green light to kick start. The more that 2 hour media launch of the event took place live on Fafaa 100.3 FM and across the globe on www.fafaafm.com on Tuesday May 10 …

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Popular sports journalist, gospel singer Christopher Opoku dies

Sports journalist Christopher Opoku has died Wednesday after more than four years battle with cancer. The 41-year old  leaves behind a wife, Vivian, and three girls. His painful struggle with cancer of the rectum had barred the baritoned broadcaster from active work engagements. “My whole world was shattered,” he told …

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Ghana marks 16th anniversary of May 9 disaster today

Ghana will be commemorating the 16th anniversary of the May 9 Accra Sports stadium disaster today. Over 127 soccer fans lost their lives in a stampede which occurred when Hearts of Oak clashed with Asante Kotoko in 2001  league game. It has been described as Africa’s worst soccer disaster ever Kotoko fans …

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Kwaku Bonsam behind Kotoko’s struggles

Ghana’s most popular witch doctor Kwaku Bonsam has surprisingly claimed he is behind Asante Kotoko’s recent struggles. Kwaku Bonsam whose name translates literally as ‘Devil of Wednesday’ claims he has cursed the Porcupine Warriors for being ungrateful. Kotoko, who started the season on a good note, unbeaten in first five matches, …

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