GHANA DEFENDER RASHID SUMAILA WINS CROWN PRINCE CUP WITH KUWAIT SIDE AL QADSIA.

GHANA DEFENDER RASHID SUMAILA WINS CROWN PRINCE CUP WITH KUWAIT SIDE AL QADSIA. Astounding Ghana defender Rashid Sumaila won his first trophy of the season with Kuwait giants Al Qadsia after guiding them to win the 2018 Crown Prince Cup. Al Qadsia won 7-6 on penalties after a pulsating 1-1 draw with Al Kuwaiti on Tuesday evening at the Jaber Al-Ahmad International Stadium. This is the first trophy for the Ghanaian and his Al Qadsia side since returning from Al Gharafa on loan. Sumaila lasted the entire duration of the game and was a key figure in the Qadsia defence that shielded the strong Al Kuwaiti forward from winning the game

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7 GHANAIAN FOOTBALLERS WHO CAN BE PRESIDENT.

7 GHANAIAN FOOTBALLERS WHO CAN BE PRESIDENT. Here is a list of some footballers we think can become President of Ghana. The 1995 FIFA World Player of the Year and Ballon d’Or winner George Weah was voted president of Liberia on Wednesday (December 27, 2017). This has started a conversation as to whether some Ghanaian footballers can one day become Ghana’s Head of State. Here is a list of some footballers we think can become President of Ghana. These people have not expressed any interest in contesting for the presidency. However, if they ever want to be, we think they will have the support of many Ghanaians. • Abedi Ayew ‘Pele’

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RUSSIA BANNED FROM WINTER OLYMPICS BY I.O.C.

RUSSIA BANNED FROM WINTER OLYMPICS BY I.O.C. The Russian delegation at the opening ceremony of the 2014 Winter Games in Sochi. Olympic officials ruled on Tuesday that Russia is not allowed to participate, as a country, in the 2018 Winter Games. LAUSANNE, Switzerland — Russia’s Olympic team has been barred from the 2018 Winter Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea. The country’s government officials are forbidden to attend, its flag will not be displayed at the opening ceremony and its anthem will not sound. Any athletes from Russia who receive special dispensation to compete will do so as individuals wearing a neutral uniform, and the official record books will forever show

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CAPITALIZING ON THE HEALTH-CONSCIOUS TRAVELER.

CAPITALIZING ON THE HEALTH-CONSCIOUS TRAVELER. The year is ending on a high note, with most people checking off their lists for the achieved and not so well-done objectives set in January. On top of a majority’s list is in aspects of lifestyle, from eating healthy to staying fit. This is where the health and wellness tourism come in, a market estimated to grow to over $675 billion by end of 2017. To capitalize on the health-conscious guests (both primary and secondary) with a high spending power, players in the hospitality sector have alleviated their offerings; from the simple in-room yoga mats to the state of the art workout facilities. In

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SERENA WILLIAMS IS MARRIED AND THE WEDDING WAS EVERYTHING [PHOTOS INSIDE].

SERENA WILLIAMS IS MARRIED AND THE WEDDING WAS EVERYTHING [PHOTOS INSIDE]. I know you’re here because you want to see the pictures, and I got you. Don’t worry. But would mind indulging me for a moment? I don’t know Serena personally, of course, but when I tell you this wedding has me all in my raggedy little feelings, I kid you not. You can’t tell me that Serena and I haven’t been bffs for the last 30 years, chile. I am that happy for her. And the reason is simple. Serena, for me, represents the power of perseverance and belief. Sure, I’m no super star athlete, but I am a a full-time entrepreneur who

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SERENA WILLIAMS AND REDDIT CO-FOUNDER SET TO WED ON THURSDAY.

SERENA WILLIAMS AND REDDIT CO-FOUNDER SET TO WED ON THURSDAY. Multiple grand slam winner, Serena Williams, is set to marry her fiance Reddit co-founder, Alexis Olympia Ohanian on Thursday in New Orleans. The couple will be getting married in the presence of celebrity friends, includes Beyonce, Jay Z, the Kardashian/Jenners, Ciara, Meghan Markle among other stars. It was gathered that the wedding has been shrouded in secrecy as the guest have only been informed of the city where it will hold but not the venue. Daily Mail however reports that the wedding will hold at the Contemporary Arts Center in New Orleans. Guest will not be allowed to use their

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POOR LEADERSHIP DROVE ME OUT OF HEARTS OF OAK – FORMER PRO.

POOR LEADERSHIP DROVE ME OUT OF HEARTS OF OAK – FORMER PRO. Seasoned sports journalist and analyst, Kobby Jones has revealed the protocol of Accra Hearts of Oak implicated in a match fixing scandal did not act alone. According to him, top management members are neck deep in the scandal and can only be exposed when thorough investigations is done. Speaking on Asempa FM’s Ultimate Sports show Tuesday, Kobby Jones said match fixing is not new in the premier league. “Per my investigations, Acquah has been doing this for the past two years and this is just a tip of the iceberg. He is not the only one involved in

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FA CUP VICTORY SAVED ASANTE KOTOKO’S BAD SEASON.

FA CUP VICTORY SAVED ASANTE KOTOKO’S BAD SEASON. Chairman of the National Circles Council of Kumasi Asante Kotoko, Kwaku Amponsah has said that the MTA FA Cup trophy saved an otherwise abysmal season for the club. Asante Kotoko beat their bitterest rivals, Hearts of oak 3-1 last Sunday at the Tamale Sports Stadium to lift the FA Cup. This the supporters’ leader say does not define the season for the club. Chairman Amponsah speaking on Asempa FM’s Ultimate Sports Show said Asante Kotoko’s performance this season was abysmal and does not befit a ‘big club like Asante Kotoko’. “Asante Kotoko is a very big club and our performance this season

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JUNIOR AGOGO SUFFERS STROKE, STRUGGLES TO SPEAK.

JUNIOR AGOGO SUFFERS STROKE, STRUGGLES TO SPEAK. Former Black Stars striker, Junior Agogo is struggling to speak after suffering a devastating stroke two years ago. Agogo, 38-year-old, suffered the stroke in January 2015, after retiring from football and now has Aphasia. Junior Agogo is now being taken care of by his mother. Aphasia is an impairment of language, affecting the production or comprehension of speech and the ability to read or write. Aphasia is due to injury to the brain, especially from a stroke. In some cases, it makes communications with the patient impossible. It is associated with difficulty to retrieve names of objects and inability to put together sentences. Speaking for

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GHANA’S WORLD CUP HOPES FADE AFTER UGANDA DRAW.

GHANA’S WORLD CUP HOPES FADE AFTER UGANDA DRAW. The Black Stars have seen their chances of qualifying for next year’s World Cup in Russia fade after a goalless draw against Uganda in Kampala on Saturday. Ghana, sitting third in Group E and already with only a slender chance of qualifying, needed a convincing win in their penultimate match at the Nelson Mandela Stadium, but ultimately came up short. And the result means Egypt will qualify for the first time in 28 years with a win tomorrow against Congo Brazzaville. Despite fielding a depleted side, the Black Stars put on a decent performance and probably could have won the day. They

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COACH KWESI APPIAH NAMES 26-SQUAD FOR UGANDA CLASH; OPARE RETURNS WHILES BADU, WAKASO & AYEW BROTHERS DROPPED

COACH KWESI APPIAH NAMES 26-SQUAD FOR UGANDA CLASH; OPARE RETURNS WHILES BADU, WAKASO & AYEW BROTHERS DROPPED. Black Stars coach Kwesi Appiah has named a 26-man squad for Ghana’s upcoming World Cup qualifier against Uganda in Kampala. The senior national team will travel to face the Cranes at the Mandela National Stadium next month in the penultimate qualifier. Coach Appiah’s 24-man list includes debutants  Kingsley Sarfo of Swedish side Malmo, USA-based Abass Mohammed, Kasim Nuhu of Swiss club Young Boys, Hearts of Oak defender Vincent Atinga and Inter Allies ace Isaac Twum. Germany-based defender Daniel Opare returns to the side for the first time since the 2014 World Cup in

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