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Government approves US$8m for hosting 2018 Africa Women’s Cup of Nations

THE MINISTER of Youth and Sports, Mr Isaac Asiamah, has said that the government has approved an US$ 8m budget for the hosting of the 2018 Africa Women’s Cup of Nations. “That will be used for the renovation of the stadia and other training facilities to be used for the …

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Board of Ghana Amputee League Clubs Association (GHALCA) inaugurated

THE BOARD of the Ghana Amputee League Clubs Association (GHALCA) has been inaugurated in Accra with a call on all stakeholders to bury their differences and powers struggles to make way for a peaceful and united front to promote and develop the sport. Speaking at a programme to launch the …

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Burkinabee referee to officiate ES Setif vs Aduana Stars clash

BURKINABE REFEREE Juste Ephrem Zio has been appointed to officiate the CAF Champions League second leg between ES Setif and Aduana Stars in Algeria. The Ghana Premier League Champions have a narrow 1-0 first-leg advantage and could become the first Ghanaian club to make it to the group stages of …

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GVA to organise 2018 National Coaches’ Course from March 17 – 20

The Ghana Volleyball Association (GVA) would organise the 2018 edition of the national coaches’ course at the Media Centre of the Accra Sports Stadium. This year’s edition of the course is scheduled to take place from Saturday, March 17, 2018 to Tuesday, March 20, 2018. The course is in line …

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First batch of athletes departs to Gold Coast

THE FIRST batch of athletes and officials for the pre-camping period for next month’s Commonwealth Games have departed Accra for Gold Coast, Australia. The team, made up of local athletes, left yesterday and were accompanied by their coaches but led by some members of the International Games Committee (IGC). The …

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University of Ghana to host GAHA gala

BY ANNETTE S. YEBOAH THE UNIVERSITY of Ghana handball court will host clubs participating in the 2018/2019 handball league in a two-day gala being organised by the Greater Accra Handball Association (GAHA). The two-day gala, to be held on Friday, March 16, 2018 and Saturday, March  17, 2018, is to …

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GFA must put their house in order to save the game – SWAG

THE SPORTS Writers Association of Ghana (SWAG) has called on the Ghana Football Association (GFA) to put its house in order and take every step necessary as a matter of urgency to resolve its dispute against Accra Great Olympics and others that threaten the smooth running of the domestic calendar. …

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Nxt Gent Hackers golf tourney to go intl. – Michael Darko

AFTER SUCCESSFULLY organising the second edition of the Nxt Gent Hackers golf tourney at the Achimota Golf Club last Friday, the organisers say they are planning to go international next year. According to the Nxt Gen Group, they would invite amateur golfers from the United Kingdom (UK) and the United …

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DAILY HERITAGE celebrates Manubea Krow as Intl. Women’s Day personality

BY ANNETTE S. YEBOAH TODAY As the world celebrates International Women’s Day, the DAILY HERITAGE chooses Esther Manubea Krow, a lady who has taken power-lifting, a male-dominated sport, by storm as our International Women’s Day personality in sport. The DAILY HERITAGE SPORTS had a sit-down chat with Esther in Tema …

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GAHA to hold gala competition

BY ANNETTE S. YEBOAH THE GREATER Accra Handball Association (GAHA) will on Wednesday, March 14, 2018 organise a gala handball to usher in the 2018 Accra handball league. Speaking to the Public Relations Officer of GAHA, Mr Nicholas Akusah told the DAILY HERITAGE in Accra that the venue for the …

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