The National Democratic Congress (NDC) Member of Parliament (MP) for Ningo Prampram constituency, Mr Sam George, has called on the government to implement the United Nations (UN) conventions on the statelessness of refugees in the country.
Triple jumper, Nadia Eke, grabbed Ghana’s first gold medal at the 20th African Seniors Athletics Championships when she leapt 13.42m to clinch victory on the final day of the competition held at the King Park Stadium in Durban, South Africa last Sunday.
Ghana’s medal haul was increased to four last Saturday — two silver and two bronze — after heptathlete Elizabeth Dadzie and pole vaulter Jordan Yamoah both claimed bronze medals on Day 3 of the African Athletics Championships in Durban, South Africa.
Young cyclist, Abdul Rahman, won the first individual honour of his young career when he pipped Jacob Akwetey Adotey in a photo-finish at the third edition of the Velocity Open Road Race in Accra last Sunday.
Athletes from the GBI Special School at Hohoe in the Volta Region were the toast of fans when they demolished Yumba Special School 5-0 on the opening day of the National Floorball tournament being held at the Dzorwulu Basic School in Accra.
Taekwondo as a sport in Ghana was born back in the early 1970s when some practitioners from neighbouring Cote d’Ivoire came into the country to organise a few private clubs in Accra to teach martial arts.
The Sports Writers Association of Ghana (SWAG) Discovery of the Year award winner, Joseph Tindan Kuyon, says the award will propel him to excel at the 2018 Summer Youth Olympics in Roca Park, Buenos Aires, in Argentina.