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October 11, 2018 6:30 AM Accra Sports Stadium pitch ready for AWCON 2018

The Accra Sports Stadium pitch is ready for the Africa Women Cup of Nations to be hosted in the country. The stadium, which is being renovated for the competition is almost done but the playing surface is 100% completed for the games. The other venue for the tournament, the Cape Coast stadium is also in great shape for the 11th edition of the Women's 737

April 1, 2018 1:34 PM Japan thrash Black Queens 7-1

Japan completed its preparation for the Women’s Asian Cup in emphatic style Sunday with a 7-1 victory over the Black Queens of Ghana in an international friendly. With an eye on her lineups for the April 6-20 tournament in Jordan, coach Asako Takakura made multiple changes throughout the match against the Black Queens, including bringing veteran forward 626

March 13, 2018 4:28 PM Black Queens to be rewarded with $32,000 after WAFU triumph

The government has announced a reward package of $32,000 for the players of Ghana’s female national team, the Black Queens, for winning the WAFU Zone B tournament held in Cote d’Ivoire last month. Mercy Tagoe-Quarcoo’s team defeated host Cote d’Ivoire 1-0 in the final to secure the victory. Speaking at the ‘Meet the Press’ session in Accra on Tuesday 111

March 3, 2018 9:19 AM Northern Region ready for business – Tamale Entertainment chief

For several years, sporadic conflicts in the north have detracted from the beauty of the region, leaving it with nothing but bad press. The situation has arguably rendered the area one of the highly impoverished regions in the country. But it appears that this period is phasing out as chiefs of Tamale are a staging a serious campaign to get investors 123

October 24, 2017 6:31 AM International Friendly: Black Queens suffer 0-8 humiliation to France

Ghana’s Black Queens were annihilated 0-8 by France in an international friendly played in Reim on Monday night. The African giants shipped in goals in the second half having conceded one goal in the first 45 minute. France captain Amandine Henry and attacker Viviane Asseyi got two goals each for the host with Ouleymata Sarr, Le Sommer and Valerie Gauvin 85

October 4, 2017 10:02 AM Black Queens coach names provisional squad for France friendly

Head Coach of the Ghana Black Queens, Mas Ud Didi Dramani has named a 28 member provisional squad for camping ahead of the International Friendly against France on October 23 in Paris. The squad consists of debutants Gifty Ayew Asare and Peterson Kundok. Experienced player Samira Suleman, who plays as a forward in Iceland for Víkingur Ólafsvík, was not included 71

September 28, 2017 5:03 PM Freda Prempeh Sworn-In As AWCON LOC Chair

The Member of Parliament for the Tano North Constituency, Freda Akosua Prempeh has been appointed the chairperson of an 11-member Local Organising Committee (LOC) tasked to organise the 2018 African Women Cup of Nations (AWCON) slated to run between November 17-December 1 in Ghana. Madam Prempeh was sworn-in as the chairperson of the 11-member LOC by the Minister 40

August 13, 2017 12:32 AM Trump’s Remarks on Charlottesville Violence Are Criticized as Insufficient

“These were white supremacists and this was domestic terrorism,” he added, a description several of his colleagues used. Mike Huckabee, the former Arkansas governor and the father of the White House press secretary, Sarah Huckabee Sanders, did not dispute Mr. Trump’s comments directly, but he called the behavior of white nationalists in Charlottesville 40

August 2, 2017 2:57 AM Basigi focused on qualifying Black Princesses to World Cup

Newly appointed head coach of Ghana’s Black Princesses Yusif Basigi says his first objective will be to qualify the team to next year’s world cup in France. The experienced Basigi was recently re-assigned to coach Ghana’s female U-20 team after spending five years at the helm of affairs of the senior team the Black Queens. During his spell with the Queens 21

June 5, 2017 6:23 PM Why was he free to kill? Arsenal supporting jihadist WAS known to MI5 admit police as they name him and a Moroccan-Libyan pastry chef with a British wife as two of the three London Bridge attackers

A married father-of-two and a Moroccan-Libyan 30-year-old can now be revealed as two of the London Bridge terrorists who murdered seven people in the capital city massacre. The killer in an Arsenal shirt can today be named as British extremist Khuram Butt who was filmed unfurling an ISIS flag on national TV and was reported to the police twice but still 113