ISAAC DOGBOE AWARDED WBO AFRICAN BOXER OF THE YEAR

WBO Africa, WBO Oriental and WBC featherweight Youth World Champion Isaac “Royal Storm” Dogboe (15-0, 9 KO’s) has been awarded as the WBO African Boxer of the Year 2016. The ceremony which was held in San Juan, Puerto Rico was the 29th WBO Convention to award deserving boxers throughout the year. The enterprising Ghanaian boxer…

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AFCON 2017: GHANA DRAWS UGANDA, MALI AND EGYPT

The Senior National Soccer Team, the Black Stars have been handed a rather tricky group after being drawn in Group D that comprises of AFCON heavyweight Egypt, Mali and Uganda. The Black Stars’ campaign to win their fifth continental showpiece will kick-off with an opener against the Cranes of Uganda on 17th January 2017, after…

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Sports Minister commends Black Maidens

The Minister for Youth and Sports (MoYS), Mr. Edwin Nii Lantey Vanderpuye, has heaped praises on the Black Maidens of Ghana after their victory over United States of America (USA) in the second group D game of the Federation of International Football Association (FIFA) Under-17 Women Championship. The Black Maidens beat USA 2:1 in their…

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HON.MINISTER CONGRATULATES KWESI NYANTAKYI.

The Minister for Youth and Sports, Hon. Nii Lantey Vanderpuye has on behalf of the Ministry has congratulated the President of the Ghana Football Association, (GFA) Mr. Kwesi Nyantakyi on his election as a member of the Executive Council of the Federation of International Football (FIFA). The Hon. Minister said Mr. Nyantakyi’s election is an…

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SPORTS MINISTER COMMITTED TO ALL NATIONAL TEAMS

The Minister for Youth and Sports Hon. Nii Lantey Vanderpuye has reiterated government’s commitment to ensure that every national team in the country is accorded the needed support and investment in a bid to expand the frontiers of sports in the country. According to the Minister, with the introduction of such reforms, the country stands…

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BLACK SHARKS GRATEFUL TO SPORTS MINISTER.

The National Beach Soccer Team (The Black Sharks) has called on the Minister of Youth and Sports Hon. Nii Lantey Vanderpuye to thank him for his support and encouragement that was instrumental in the team’s qualifications to the AFCON tournament scheduled for December this year in Nigeria. The Minister supported the Black Sharks with $…

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GHANA HOSTS WORLD HOCKEY LEAGUE TODAY

The Theodosia Okoh Hockey Stadium will host the Hockey World League Round One Tournament with four nations namely Ghana, Nigeria, Kenya and Namibia slugging it out to determine the male and female teams that will progress and qualify to the International Hockey Federation (FIH) World Cup in 2018. Ghana’s female team the Black Sticks will…

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HON.MINISTER WISHES RICHARD COMMEY WELL

PRESS RELEASE   ACCRA, 5th September, 2016.The Minister of Youth and Sports, Hon. Nii Lantey Vanderpuye, on behalf of His Excellency, President John Dramani Mahama and Government of Ghana sends a goodwill message to Richard Commey ahead of his up-coming IBF Lightweight title fight against Robert Easter, an undefeated “tough” American, on September 9 in…

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