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October 10, 2018 1:31 PM 2018 Youth Olympics Swimming: Abeiku Jackson reaches semis of 50m butterfly

Ghana swimming sensation Abeiku Jackson has qualified to the semifinals of the men's 50m butterfly event at the 2018 Summer Youth Olympics. The 18-year-old finished second and clocked a new personal best with a time of 24.44 seconds. This reduces his time for the event by 0.14 seconds as his previous finishing time stood at 24.58 seconds. Abeiku Jackson 649 2

March 6, 2018 9:16 AM Olympics, GFA head back to court after negotiation stalemate

Accra Great Olympics FC Limited and the Ghana Football Association are heading back to court after the former accused the latter of taking an entrenched position in dealing with the protest brought against Elmina Sharks FC. Olympics want the GFA to relegate Elmina Sharks and re-instate them or expand the league to 18 teams to accommodate them. An Accra 88

March 5, 2018 5:37 PM North Korea’s Kim Jong-un meets South Korean envoys

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has hosted a dinner for senior South Korean delegates – the first time officials from Seoul have met the young leader since he took office in 2011. The South Korean president’s office confirmed the meeting shortly after the delegates’ arrival on Monday. The 10-member team is in Pyongyang for talks partly aimed at restarting 109

March 2, 2018 7:44 AM GFA to meet Olympics over GHPL injunction

The Ghana Football Association has invited Accra Great Olympics Football Club to meet on Friday, March 2 and discuss the latest injunction that has help up the start of the Ghana Premier League season. The new injunction was served on the GFA on Wednesday after which the FA announced the postponement of Week 1 of the Ghana Premier League. The letter 107

February 20, 2018 2:53 PM NSA Board Chair unhappy with GFA’s lack of membership control

Board Chairman of the National Sports Authority, Kojo Baah Agyemang, wants the Ghana Football Association to enforce its laid down rule of expelling members who drag the Federation to court. “I believe that the GFA should enforce regulations that will halt its members from bringing injunctions against the league.” he stated. The FA is currently locked 88

February 8, 2018 7:07 AM North Korea military parade ahead of Winter Olympics

North Korea appears to have held a low-key military parade, a day ahead of the Winter Olympics, South Korean media said. The annual event is usually held in April, but Pyongyang hit back at US criticism of its decision to bring it forward. State TV began showing patriotic films in what appeared to be a prelude to a live broadcast. “It seems that North 65

February 7, 2018 4:01 PM GFA Ordinary Congress postponed

The Ghana Football Association (GFA) has indefinitely postponed the 24th Ordinary session of Congress which was scheduled to be held at the Ghanaman Soccer Centre of Excellence (GSCE) in Prampram on Thursday February 8, 2018. This postponement is as a result of a legal action brought against the Association by Accra Great Olympics Football Club Limited 53

February 5, 2018 6:48 AM US reality TV star Kylie Jenner gives birth to baby girl

The US reality TV star Kylie Jenner confirmed on Sunday that she has given birth to a baby girl. The 20-year-old was rumoured to be expecting a child, but had remained quiet about her pregnancy. Jenner announced on Instagram on Sunday that she had given birth on 1 February. She apologised for keeping her followers and fans in the dark. The new-born is Jenner 103

October 30, 2017 6:21 AM Fentuo writes: 5 Reasons why MTN FA Cup beats Ghana Premier League

On Sunday, Kumasi Asante Kotoko claimed an impressive 3-1 victory over rivals Accra Hearts of Oak to lift their 9th FA Cup title at the Tamale Sports Stadium, largely thanks to the heroics of striker Sadick Adams, who scored a stunning first-half hattrick to set them on the way. For the organizers of the competition, this was yet another beautiful end to the great 170

October 22, 2017 9:37 PM Bechem chief Darlyn optimistic of GPL survival on final day

Bechem United chief executive officer Nana Akwesi Darlyn is optimistic of surviving relegation in the Ghana Premier League ahead of their home game against Great Olympics on Sunday. The Brong Ahafo-based club and their visitors need victory to avoid relegation. In the event of a stalemate they would have to wait for results from other games to know their 117