GHANA TENNIS ASSOCIATION RECEIVES CASH DONATION

The Ghana Tennis Association (GTA) has been presented with a cash donation of US $10,000 by the McDan Shipping Company to assist the Association fulfill its obligations to the International Tennis Federation (ITF). The donation was received by the Minister of Youth and Sports, Hon. Elvis Afriyie-Ankrah, who in turn, immediately handed it over to…

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GHANA BEAT EGYPT 6-1

The Black Stars of Ghana played out a classic match and decisively beat Egypt 6-1 in their FIFA World Cup play-off encounter at the Baba Yara Sports Stadium in Kumasi yesterday. Three goals in each half ensured that the Black Stars World Cup quest to ensure a third successive World Cup appearance remained firmly on…

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MADE IN GHANA BAMBOO BICYCLES LAUNCHED BY MINISTER

A project to manufacture bamboo bicycles in Ghana has been launched by the Minister of Youth and Sports, Hon. Elvis Afriyie-Ankrah in Yonso, Ashanti Region. In a speech read on his behalf by the Deputy Minister of Youth and Sports, Hon. Joseph Yammin, Hon. Elvis Afriyie-Ankrah reinforced government’s readiness to train and empower young entrepreneurs…

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PRESIDENT MAHAMA BACKS BLACK STARS TO GO FOR VICTORY

Ghana President, H.E. John Mahama made a surprise visit to see Ghana’s World Cup squad in training on Wednesday, telling the players that they have the country’s support. The Black Stars, who are chasing their third consecutive appearance at the finals must navigate past Egypt over two-legs to reach Brazil. The President turned up as…

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MINISTER: GOVERNMENT COMMITTED TO GROWTH OF FOOTBALL

Ghana’s Minister for Youth & Sports, Elvis Afriyie-Ankrah says government will continue to support the growth of football in the country as it has the distinctive element of uniting all Ghanaians apart from the other benefits the sport brings to the country. The affable minister revealed that his ministry has a close working relationship with…

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WE FEAR NO FOE – YOUTH AND SPORTS MINISTER

The Minister of Youth and Sports has reacted positively to the Black Stars World Cup fixture against the Pharaohs of Egypt, to be played on Tuesday 15th October 2013 at the Baba Yara Sports Stadium. Following the official draw by FIFA, some sports commentators have raised fears about the opposition. But Hon Elvis Afryie Ankrah…

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HON. AFRIYIE-ANKRAH HOSTS GKBA, GBA

The Minister of Youth and Sports, Hon. Elvis Afriyie-Ankrah, in recognition of the international exploits of members of the Ghana Kickboxing Association and the Ghana Boxing Association, hosted them to a dinner at the Tip Top Chinese restaurant in Accra on Wednesday, 14th August, 2013.

GHANA MARKS INTERNATIONAL YOUTH DAY

Ghana marked the 2013 International Youth Day with hosting of youth from all over the country by H.E. President John Dramani Mahama at the Flagstaff House in Accra. The theme for this years celebration is “Youth Migration : Moving Development Forward”.

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