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Italy, Uruguay, Ghana among 10 teams to get very similar away kits from Puma

With the World Cup beginning to crown on the horizon, Puma have released a flurry of new kits for the likes of Uruguay, Ghana and Switzerland. While rival suppliers Adidas have been widely praised for their retro-infused offerings, Puma have opted to plough a more prosaic furrow. Indeed, it looks li

ESPNFC.COM - 2018-03-20 09:09:00

Teacher who uses chalkboard to teach MS Word to students receives computers for school

Last month, a teacher in Ghana, Africa moved the hearts of many from all over the world for his passion to teach students even if it takes him to draw the entire Microsoft Word set-up on a chalkboard. Richard Appiah Akoto, (Owura Kwadwo Hottish on Facebook) works as an information and communications

KICKERDAILY.COM - 2018-03-20 07:00:00

Ashanti Gold captain Tijani eyes top four finish in Ghana PL

Ashanti Gold captain Tijani Joshua believes a top four finish in the new season would be great for the team. The 2015 champions battled relegation throughout last season, leading to the departure of coach Bashir Hayford. It took a victory on final day against champions Aduana Stars to help them beat

GOAL.COM - 2018-03-20 06:16:11

Goverment promises continued crackdown on corrupt officials

PRETORIA - Government says it will continue to crack down on officials who are corrupt. At least nine officials have been arrested for the alleged illegal early release of 36 parolees. It's believed parolees paid as much as R6,000 to be freed. They are from Congo, Nigeria, Ghana, Zambia, and Latin A

ENCA.COM - 2018-03-20 04:14:41

The World's Next Oil Hotspot

Crude oil could turn Ghana into one of the fastest-growing economies in the world. This seems to be the message coming from analysts as the West African country is set to start benefitting from the development of its largely untapped oil wealth. There are only three fields in Ghana that are already

CNBC - 2018-03-19 22:00:00

Google announces its first class of Launchpad Accelerator Africa

Google has announced the first class of Launchpad Accelerator Africa will begin today, just about four months after it opened applications for the first class of Launchpad Accelerator Africa. This inaugural class includes 12 startups from across Africa, with 6 startups from Nigeria, 2 from Kenya, an

MEDIUM - 2018-03-19 21:58:13

Aduana will appease supporters with Caf Confederation Cup, says Yahaya

Aduana Stars striker Yahaya Mohammed has admitted they were nowhere near perfection as they suffered a 4-0 defeat against Algerian club E.S Setif in the return leg of the Caf Champions League last qualifying round on Sunday, confirming their exit from Africa's elite competition. Aduana went into the

SPORTING NEWS - 2018-03-19 19:54:27

This Liberian entrepreneur started her own pop-up shop

In 2013, Wilhelmina Myeonway Cooper did something few Liberian women manage to do - she launched her own business. Passionate about fashion, Wilhelmina realized that she could work with local bag makers and artists to get them to customize bags for clients. She came up with the idea after observing

ONE - 2018-03-19 18:58:23

Don King backing Ekpo and Mensah

World Boxing Association (WBA) Mandatory challenger Isaac Ekpo (32-3, 25 KOs) from Abuja, Nigeria, and Rafael "Sweet Pea" Mensah (31-0, 23 KOs) from Accra Ghana both recently arrived to the U.S. with a new manager, new direction and first full training camps with trainer Stacy McKinley, to prepare f

FIGHTNEWS.COM - 2018-03-19 17:22:10

Nearly half the businesses in Ghana are women-owned - index

The West African nation of Ghana is the top market in the world for women-owned businesses While its no secret that women entrepreneurs tend to thrive and achieve better levels of entrepreneurial success in developed countries where they have adequate support and access to resources, what's remark

DESTINYCONNECT.COM - 2018-03-19 13:16:17

Will poor officiating undermine the new Ghana Premier League season?

Last year, referee Joseph Lamptey put Ghana in the news globally, but for the wrong reasons. Initially suspended for three months by Caf, the Ghanaian was handed an indefinite ban by Fifa for "unlawfully influencing the match result" of the 2018 Fifa World Cup qualifier between South Africa and Sene

GOAL.COM - 2018-03-19 10:10:12

Hearts, Kotoko falter on opening weekend

Inter Allies set the early pace in the new Ghana Premier League season as traditional giants Hearts of Oak and Kumasi Asante Kotoko faltered to draws on the road. The new season finally got off the ground on Saturday after two rounds of legal challenges stalled it, and it is Allies who lead on goal-

ESPNFC.COM - 2018-03-19 09:11:00

Inter Allies

Inter Allies set the early pace in the new Ghana Premier League season as traditional giants Hearts of Oak and Kumasi Asante Kotoko faltered to draws on the road. The new season finally got off the ground on Saturday after two rounds of legal challenges stalled it, and it is Allies who lead on goal-

ESPNFC.COM - 2018-03-19 09:11:00

OFID's Governing Board approves over US$368 million in new funding

Vienna, Austria, January 19, 2018.The 162nd Session of the Governing Board of the OPEC Fund for International Development (OFID) has approved over US$368 million of new development funding to benefit developing countries across the globe. The public sector loans, which total US$226.1 million, will s

RELIEFWEB.INT - 2018-03-19 07:00:00

Hat-trick hero Acheampong, brilliant Mikel shine in Tianjin Derby

While Acheampong got all the goals, including a stoppage-time winner, his Nigerian counterpart and team captain was constantly in the mix, having a hand in all Teda goals. In the 16th minute, the Ghana winger outran two Quanjian defenders to lob Mikel's incisive pass past Lu Zhang as the hosts finis

SPORTING NEWS - 2018-03-18 22:36:54

Weah, McKennie headline US squad for Paraguay friendly

Provided by Goal.com Fresh off making his first-team debut with Paris Saint-Germain, Timothy Weah will now have the opportunity to earn his first U.S. national team appearance. Weah is one of five first-time call-ups included in a young U.S. squad named for the friendly against Paraguay on March 28

MSN.COM - 2018-03-18 18:03:04

U.S. emphasizes youth in naming 22-man squad for Paraguay friendly

The U.S. men's national team roster that was named Sunday by caretaker manager Dave Sarachan was expected to include a long-term absentee due to injury. Indeed it did, just not the one that was expected. Kenny Saief, who is on loan to Belgian side Anderlecht from fellow Jupiler League club Gent, was

ESPNFC.COM - 2018-03-18 18:00:00

Wake teacher uses spring break trip to Africa to educate, inspire students

School teachers can put in long hours during the academic school year, and Jessie Yates has been following a grueling schedule for five years, while working as a teacher at Heritage High School in Raleigh. "There have been some days where I've left school at 2:30," Yates said. "I've gone home and I'


Microsoft Extends Support To Ghana Teacher Who Taught Computers On Blackboard

Educating children on how to use a computer is already a challenging task in itself but try imagining the plight of a person doing it without a computer! A 33-year old teacher from Ghana, Richard Appiah Akoto went viral on social media last month when he uploaded pictures of himself teaching Microso


Follow Up: Did The Computerless Computer Teacher Ever Get A Computer?

He was the computer teacher without a computer. Then his story went viral - and his life (and classroom) changed. On March 1, NPR published a story about Owura Kwadwo Hottish, 33, who painstakingly drew a computer screen on a chalkboard to teach his computerless middle school students in Kumasi, Gha