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Former Arsenal Player Battles Suicide Thoughts As He Goes Bankrupt

Former Arsenal player, Emmanuel Eboue, has opened up concerning the tragic events in his life that have brought him to the brink of suicide in a recent interview with British media. Everyone’s heard the phrase “from rags to riches”, but Emmanuel Eboue’s tragic story about problems in his life that …

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Former Sports Minister Dua dead

Information reaching Daily Heritage indicates, former Sports Minister under president John Mills, Nii Nortey Dua has died. Nortey Dua is said to have died early Thursday morning following unsuccessful battle against an undisclosed ailment. The late Minister was Member of Parliament for the Ledzokuku constituency in the Greater Accra region between 2008 …

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GOC to ensure volleyball growth in Ghana

BY ROLAND B TAMAKLOE THE PRESIDENT of the Ghana Olympic Committee, Mr Ben Nunoo Mensah, says the committee will work with the Ghana Volleyball Association (GVA) to ensure that volleyball becomes the toast of many in the country. Mr Nunoo Mensah told the DAILY HEIRTAGE in Accra last Saturday that …

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GTTF to hold Chairman’s Cup Saturday

BY ROLAND B TAMAKLOE THE TREASURER for the Ghana Table Tennis Federation (GTTF), Mr William Asare, has said that the Chairman’s Cup to be played on Saturday at the D.G Hathiramani Hall of the Accra Sports will be used to select players for next year’s Commonwealth Games in Australia. He …

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Locally-based players deserve assistance

BY ABEL MANOMEY FROM SEPTEMBER 2015 to December 2016, I began a journey and ended successfully with one of the fastest-growing football clubs in Ghana, which I adore and love, Kotoku Royals Football Club, which has developed me to become a better player. I was then in level 300 at …

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Presby catechist commits suicide

BY KOJO ANSAH THE ODIKRO of Pokrom-Nsaba, near Nsawam in the Akuapem South District of the Eastern Region, Nana Ayesu Agyei, has been found dead in his bathroom. Nana Agyei, 67, also a former Catechist of the Resurrection Congregation of the Presbyterian Church in the community, was found dead in …

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YoSo to hold first female scouting tournament

YOUTHAGE STRATEGIC Organisation (YoSo), in partnership with FC Minsk (Belarus), will from Wednesday, January 10, 2018, to Saturday, January 20, 2017, organise the first ever female scouting tournament in Accra. The event, dubbed ‘YoSo Women All Stars Tournament’, will recruit young but skilful and talented female footballers in the country …

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Accra to host maiden edition of ‘Tour du Accra’

THE MAIDEN edition of the ‘Tour du Accra’ is set to come off this weekend from Friday, December 15, 2017 to Sunday, December 17, 2017. The Tour will see three categories being battled in – the prologue, individual time trial and road race. A statement issued and copied to the …

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Ghana volleyball federation trains sports journalists

BY ROLAND B. TAMAKLOE THE GHANA Volleyball Association has organised a seminar for sports journalists in Accra on the rules and regulation of the game at the Media Centre of the Accra Sports Stadium. The objective of the seminar held yesterday was to help understand and equip the journalists with …

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NSA Deputy General calls for sponsorship for taekwondo

BY ROLAND B. TAMAKLOE THE DEPUTY General of the National Sports Authority (NSA) Mr SakaAcquayehas wooed corporate bodies in the country to support and sponsor taekwondo as the sport is gaining popularity within the second cycle schools. Speaking at the opening ceremony of the two days 40th Korean Cup Taekwondo …

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