AKWASI FRIMPONG RACE SUIT ADDED TO OLYMPIC MUSEUM.

AKWASI FRIMPONG RACE SUIT ADDED TO OLYMPIC MUSEUM. Ghana’s lone-ranger at the 2018 Winter Olympics Akwasi Frimpong will be immortalised by the Olympic Movement after he donated his colourful competition suit to the Olympic Museum in Lausanne, Switzerland. His predominantly yellow suit which has green and red stripes as well as the Black Star of the Ghana flag will join more than 10,000 other artifacts at the museum which holds the largest archive of Olympic Games mementos in the world. Akwasi Frimpong, 32, in an interview revealed that the a day after he qualified for the Winter Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea, he received an email from the Olympic Museum

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TIGER WOODS’ COMEBACKS: A HISTORY OF FIGHTING HIS WAY BACK TO THE TOP.

TIGER WOODS’ COMEBACKS: A HISTORY OF FIGHTING HIS WAY BACK TO THE TOP. For the eighth time since 2008, Tiger Woods will be teeing it up again following a lengthy time off due to injuries. This time around, it was a fourth back surgery in April that left the 14-time major champion sidelined. The last time Woods played was in February at the Dubai Desert Classic where he withdrew after the first round due to back spasms. Woods has played in just one PGA Tour event since the 2015 Wyndham Championship — the 2017 Farmers Insurance Open — where he missed the cut at Torrey Pines for the first time in his

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‘GOALKEEPER NO.1’: REMEMBERING GHANA’S ROBERT MENSAH.

‘GOALKEEPER NO.1’: REMEMBERING GHANA’S ROBERT MENSAH. Goalkeepers are generally considered very rare breed wherever they find themselves in the world; yes, rare, but in a manner only they can be. The stereotypical goalkeeper exhibits a wackiness and arrogance that strike you in equal measure; a combination that occasionally throws you off-balance, leaving you bewildered and disbelieving of whichever piece of action one just witnessed. And all the great goalkeepers’ one can think of—the likes of Lev Yashin, Fabian Barthez, Bruce Grobbelaar, Rene ´El Loco´ Higuita, Jens Lehmann, Ricardo Zamora, Jose Chilavert, Jorge Campos, and Hugo Gatti—have had it in their own peculiar ways. As far as eccentric goalkeepers come, though,

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AKWASI APPIAH: BLACK STARS COACH GETS NEW HOME (VIDEO).

AKWASI APPIAH: BLACK STARS COACH GETS NEW HOME (VIDEO). The Minister of Youth and Sports, Isaac Kwame Asiamah has presented the keys to a five-bedroom house to the coach of the Black Stars, Akwasi Appiah. According to the minister, the facility located at the Airport Residential Area in Accra was acquired in collaboration with the Ministry of Works and Housing and renovated at a cost of GHȻ300,000. Mr Asiamah said the facility which will serve as the official residence of subsequent Black Stars coaches will save the country thousands of dollars in hotel bills. The Minister said over $9,000 per month was spent on hotel bills during the tenure of

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BLACK QUEENS WIN WAFU ZONE B TOURNAMENT.

BLACK QUEENS WIN WAFU ZONE B TOURNAMENT. Ghana’s Black Queens are the new champions of the WAFU Zone B tournament after pipping hosts, Cote d’Ivoire 1-0 in the final played at the Robert Champroux Stadium in Abidjan on Saturday. A second minute strike from defender Janet Egyir was enough to win the trophy of this maiden competition for the Queens. The final, a replay of the opening Group A game, was a keenly contested game with the Ivorians playing a more physical game and the Ghanaians counteracting with their free flowing game. However, before the two sides could settle down in the game, Ghana took the lead, Egyir surging forward

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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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