Club Bruges to be named champions as Belgian Pro League cancelled

Club Bruges to be named champions as Belgian Pro League cancelled

The Belgian Pro League is set to become the first major European league to be cancelled because of coronavirus. Club Bruges will be declared champions with the current league table set to stand. There was one match of the regular season remaining when the league was suspended, with play-offs due to decide the top positions. The league’s board of directors made the decision and have made a recommendation to the general assembly. It will be made official on 15 April with a working group to decide relegation and promotion issues. Club Bruges…

Coronavirus: Partey’s salary cut at Atletico Madrid

Coronavirus: Partey’s salary cut at Atletico Madrid

The Ghanaian midfielder will have a significant slash in his paycheck as clubs grapple with the financial effects of the lockdown Thomas Partey along with the rest of his Atletico Madrid teammates have agreed to take a 70% pay cut in a bid to supplement the cost of paying 430 employees at the club. The pandemic has brought major football activities to a halt for nearly a month now and the financial implications are beginning to hit. It is still uncertain if the 2019-20 season will continue or brought to a halt,…

International Central Gospel Church donates ¢100K to Covid-19 Trust Fund

International Central Gospel Church donates ¢100K to Covid-19 Trust Fund

The International Central Gospel Church (ICGC) has contributed ¢100,000 to the Covid-19 National Trust Fund. Three members of the Presbytery of the Church, Prophet Christopher Yaw Annor, Rev. Anthony Cudjoe and Rev. Morris Appiah, presented the cheque to the Chief of Staff, Akosua Frema Osei Opare at the Jubilee House, Thursday. Rev. Morris Appiah said the Presbytery and the entire membership of the Church are concerned about the outbreak of the novel coronavirus. He said the devasting nature of it has persuaded them to contribute to support Government’s efforts targeted…

Alhaji Grusah never said Muntari, Kuffour are ungrateful – King Faisal

Alhaji Grusah never said Muntari, Kuffour are ungrateful – King Faisal

Kumasi-based King Faisal have issued a disclaimer following reports that the club’s owner Alhaji Karim Grunsah’s had described ex-members of the side Samuel Osei Kuffour and Sulley Muntari as ungrateful.  The Insha Allah boys claim the various reports are palpably spurious, farcical and entirely antithetical to the bankroller of the club. It further states that Alhaji Grusah and the outfit will be forever grateful and indebted to Samuel Osei Kuffour and other alumni. Below is the disclaimer issued by the Green and Whites: DISCLAIMER!!!We have noted with dismay a news…

Ex-France captain Marcel Desailly set to be appointed Ghana FA Technical Director

Ex-France captain Marcel Desailly set to be appointed Ghana FA Technical Director

France legend Marcel Desailly is set to be appointed as the new Ghana Football Association Technical Director, according to a report by Happy FM. The Ghana FA has opened up for applications for a new Technical Director after Francis Oti Akenteng left the role following the expiration of his contract last month. Oti Akenteng had served in that role for the past 14 years at the FA. The FA has received numerous applications for the vacant position and reports indicate that Marcel Desailly is favorite to land the job. The…

See How: Ghana Learning Television(GL TV) available now! rescan your digital box

See How: Ghana Learning Television(GL TV) available now! rescan your digital box

Ghana Education Service (GES) has in collaboration with the Ghana Broadcasting Corporation(GBC) through a special initiative by the Ministry of Communications has launched the GL TV for students and is currently under test transmission. The GL TV is a free to air channel aimed to line up educational programmes for pupils from lower primary through to the senior high level. Parents are urged to rescan their digital box to have access to the GL TV. After a successful rescan, the educative channel will appear next to GTV or GBC News…

Revealed: Medikal proves earlier reports wrong as he shows receipts of bill payments for concert victim at Korle Bu (+Video)

Revealed: Medikal proves earlier reports wrong as he shows receipts of  bill payments for concert victim at Korle Bu (+Video)

Earlier this week, Musician Medikal was all over the news when  one of the fans by name Frank Arhin ,who got injured at the Sowutuom concert last December called for help while in critical condition at the Korle-Bu Hospital. The victim had a complicated sore on his buttocks impeding the blood-flow in his arms, confirmed by doctors. As a result of this, he could no longer breathe properly or walk. Fella’s husband received a lot of insults and backslash from social media calling him names because he didn’t pay attention…

Sulley Muntari And Sammy Kuffour Are Ungrateful Players – Alhaji Grusah

Sulley Muntari And Sammy Kuffour Are Ungrateful Players – Alhaji Grusah

Renowned football administrator, Alhaji Karim Grusah has slammed two former King Faisal players, Sulley Ali Muntari and Samuel Osei Kuffour describing them as ‘ungrateful’ players. Both Muntari and Kuffour were players that emerged from the Kumasi based club. Muntari rose to become one of the key players in Europe and also in the Black Stars winning laurels with Portsmouth and Inter Milan. He played in the 2006, 2010 and 2014 FIFA World Cups respectively. However, Kuffour is well known during his days with Bayern Munich winning many titles and now…

Two Kumasi markets shut down for violating health protocols

Two Kumasi markets shut down for violating health protocols

Two satellite markets within the Greater Kumasi jurisdiction have been closed down for gross violation of health protocols instituted by the government to curb the spread of the coronavirus disease. They include the Dr. Mensah and Suame satellite markets, which were all closed on Wednesday, April 01, on the orders of the Kumasi Metropolitan Assembly and Suame Municipal Assembly, respectively. The affected facilities, which served as food retail distribution centers, had seen an upsurge in trading activities, following the partial lockdown of Greater Kumasi and Greater Accra metropolitan areas since…

Gender Ministry to feed 15,000 ‘kayayei’ twice daily

Gender Ministry to feed 15,000 ‘kayayei’ twice daily

The Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Protection has put in place measures to cater for the vulnerable groups in the society in the wake of the Coronavirus disease and subsequent partial lockdown in some parts of Ghana. As part of the measures, the Ministry will provide two meals every day to the vulnerable for the next 11 days. The groups include head potters, popularly called kayayei, people living with disabilities (PWDs) and the mentally challenged on the streets. President Akufo-Addo last Friday, March 27, announced a partial lockdown of…