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Ghanaian Athletics legends slam BBC investigation into false Martha Bissah extortion claims

Three US-based Ghanaian athletics legends have slammed a BBC investigation into what they describe as 'false extortion claims' by Martha Bissah against the President of the Ghana Athletics Association Prof. Francis Dodoo. This comes after an article by a...

How the BBC botched up investigation into Martha Bissah’s claims against the GAA

For starters, let me introduce myself. I am Erasmus Kwaw and currently an executive committee member of the Ghana Athletics Association (GAA). I also host a couple of programs on GTV Sports + in Ghana. A former Project Officer...

Akpokavie admits GOC Role in Media Accreditation for Australia 2018 CWG Visa scam

The Secretary General of the Ghana Olympic Committee (GOC) Richard Akpokavie has admitted for the first time at an Accra High Court Labour Division on Tuesday that the GOC played a role in the media accreditation process that led...

Doha 2030 looks to the future with launch of Youth Working Group

Credit AIPS: DOHA, December 7, 2020 - The Doha 2030 Bid Committee today announced its new Youth Working Group, which will ensure that Asia’s future sports stars, ambassadors and fans are at the very heart of Doha’s plans for...

Concerned Badminton Stakeholders make damning allegations against BAG Board

Following two investigative stories published by us, we have received the below press release by a group calling itself 'Concerned Badminton Stakeholders and Petitioners.' Kindly read the press release below: CONCERNED BADMINTON STAKEHOLDERS AND PETITIONERS RE-PROBE BADMINTON BOARD Our attention as petitioners...

Probe BAG President over CWG & Olympic Scholarship funds, 20% per diem deductions &...

Members of the senior national badminton team have demanded for a probe into how scholarship funds meant for two athletes to prepare towards the 2016 Rio Olympic Games and the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games respectively were accessed by...

GOC ‘failed’ to pay 2 athletes £5,000 Commonwealth Games scholarships

Two national athletes claim they did not receive the Commonwealth Games scholarships worth £5,000 each awarded them by the Ghana Olympic Committee (GOC) to prepare for the Games in Gold Coast 2018. In separate interviews with national #1 female...

Greatest Ghanaian Athletes of All Time: Ghana’s medalists from 1958 to 2020

Editor’s note: This is a continuation of our project to find the ‘Greatest Ghanaian Athletes of All Time. This week, we compile the list of Ghana’s medalists at the IAAF organised events, Commonwealth Games, African Championships and the All...

LSG compiles list of greatest Ghanaian Athletes of All Time

Have you ever wondered who the Greatest Ghanaian Athletes of All Time are? What will be the basis for such a compilation? Which athletes ever won world medals for the country and what were their achievements individually, nationally...

World Athletics suspends Olympic qualification until 1 December 2020

World Athletics announces today the qualification period for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games is suspended effective from 6 April 2020 until 30 November 2020 included, following consultation with its Athletes' Commission, Area Presidents and Council. During this period, results achieved...

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