AFCON 2021: Thomas Partey, four others join Black Stars camp in Doha ahead of game against Algeria

AFCON 2021: Thomas Partey, four others join Black Stars camp in Doha ahead of game against Algeria

Arsenal midfielder, Thomas Partey, Baba Iddrisu, Crystal Palace’s Jordan Ayew, Leicester City’s Daniel Amartey and Jojo Wollacott of Swindon Town have arrived in Ghana’s camping centre in Doha, Qatar. With the arrival of the five players at the Aspire Academy grounds, the number of players in camp increases from fourteen to nineteen. Richard Attah, Lawrence Ati-Zigi, Alexander Djiku, Mubarak Wakaso, David Abagna, Daniel-Kofi Kyereh, Gideon Mensah, Abdul Fatawu Issahaku, Maxwell Abbey Quaye, Jonathan Mensah, Joseph Paintsil and Benjamin Tetteh were the nine players to kick-start the preparations for the Africa…

Super Clash: Postponed game between Hearts of Oak and Asante Kotoko to be played February 20

Super Clash: Postponed game between Hearts of Oak and Asante Kotoko to be played February 20

The Ghana Football Association (GFA) has announced that the postponed Super Clash between Accra Hearts of Oak and Asante Kotoko SC will be played on Sunday, February 20, 2022 at 3pm at the Accra Sports Stadium. The fixture was initially set for December 12, 2021 but it was postponed due to Hearts of Oak’s participation in the CAF competition preliminary matches. At the time, Hearts were set to return to Ghana on December 10 from playing in Algeria against JS Saoura in the CAF Confederation Cup and that meant that…

Tema Metropolis records bird flu outbreak

Tema Metropolis records bird flu outbreak

Three hundred birds and other poultry products have been destroyed on a poultry farm due to an outbreak of the Avian influenza in the Tema metropolis. The latest case, which was confirmed on a poultry farm in Community 11 on Tuesday, January 4, 2021, has also led to the closure of the farm. The Tema Metropolitan Chief Executive, Yohane Amarh Ashitey, urged residents in Tema to remain calm following the outbreak. Mr. Yohanne said veterinary and environmental health officers have intensified surveillance in the metropolis to ensure that infected birds…

Major roads in Accra, Kumasi to be dualised by end of 2024 – Amoako-Attah

Major roads in Accra, Kumasi to be dualised by end of 2024 – Amoako-Attah

The Minister for Roads and Highways, Kwasi Amoako-Attah, expects most roads in Accra and Kumasi to be dualised by December 2024. According to him, contractors are at various sections of the road to realise this vision by the end of President Akufo-Addo’s second term in office. In a media interview, Mr. Amoako-Atta said, “our determination is to fully dualise Accra and Kumasi within the second term of President Akufo-Addo.” “We should have either fully completed or substantially completed the Accra-Kumasi dualisation. I can promise the people of this country. It…