GOC President backs Tokyo Olympic Games postponement

President of Ghana Olympic Committee (GOC), Ben Nunoo Mensah, has backed the decision by the International Olympic Committee to postpone the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. The International Olympic Committee called off the games after some…

Kenny Rogers: Country music legend dies aged 81

American country music legend Kenny Rogers has died aged 81. A family representative said he "passed away peacefully at home from natural causes". Rogers topped pop and country charts during the 1970s and 1980s, and won three Grammy…

GFA shuts offices over coronavirus fears

The Ghana Football Association (GFA) has officially closed its offices across the country over the coronavirus outbreak. With Ghana recording 16 cases while schools, churches and mosques remain closed, the FA is taking precautions to…

Today in history: Black Stars win 4th AFCON

Today in history, exactly 38 years ago, on 19 March 1982, the Black Stars of Ghana beat host Libya in a dramatic penalty shootout to claim their 4th Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) title following triumphs in 1963, 1965 and 1978. The 1982…

GFA suspends all football competitions

The Ghana Football Association following the directives given by the President of the Republic on Sunday, March 15, 2020, has suspended all its competitions with immediate effect until further notice. In a statement released last week,…

CAF postpones 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers

The 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier between Black Stars and their Sudanese counterpart has been postponed indefinitely because of growing concerns over the coronavirus spread. The Black Stars were due to host the Falcons of Jediane…