ATHLETICS: Ghana name team for 2019 African Games

US-based Flings Owusu Agyapong, Gemima Acheampong, Persis Williams Mensah and Sean Sarfo-Antwi are among 16 Athletes named for this year’s African games in Morocco.

ATHLETICS: Ghanaian triple jumper Nadia Eke qualifies for Tokyo 2020 Olympics
  • Jun 9, 2019

Triple Jumper Nadia Eke becomes the latest Ghanaian to qualify for next year’s IAAF Championship in Qatar and Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. The 26-year-old broke the National record with a jump of 14.33m. Eke, who had previously set a National

ATHLETICS: Ghana’s Women’s 4X100 relay team qualifies for IAAF World Championship in Doha
  • May 13, 2019

Ghana’s Women’s 4X100 relay team have qualified for the IAAF World Championship to be hosted in Doha this year. The team made up of Hor Halutie, Flings Owusu Agyepong, Persis Williams-Mensah and Gemma Acheampong clocked 44.77sec at the World

ATHLETICS: Ghana place 7th in Women’s 4X100 finals at IAAF World relay Championship
  • May 13, 2019

Ghana finished 7th in the finals of the Women’s 4X100 at the IAAF World relay Championship in Yokohama, Japan. The team, having placed second in Heat 2 with a time of 44.12 to qualify for the finals could not

  • Apr 18, 2019

Ghana President Nana Akufo-Addo is expected to join a group of vibrate New Patriotic Party Youth wing members who will offer a charge to the Easter flavour with a healthy Mini Walk. Vice President Dr Bawumia is also expected

ATHLETICS: Ghanaian sprinter Hor Halutie leaves for training camp in the US
  • Nov 2, 2018

Promising Ghanaian sprinter, Hor Halutie, has left the country for a 6-month training camp in the United States of America. The 19 year old will be based in the Middle Tennessee State University, where she will be trained by

Margaret Simpson: The Facts, The Legend, The Neglect & UCC To The Rescue
  • Oct 30, 2018

She's indeed Ghana's best Heptathlete (A heptathlon is a track and field combined events contest made up of seven events). She has competed for Ghana for twenty years. Started competing for Ghana in 1998 as a Junior Athlete. She won bronze

UNBELIEVABLE: Ghana’s heptathlete heroine Margaret Simpson now sells cooking oil for a living
  • Oct 30, 2018

Ghana's finest heptathlete Margaret Simpson now sells palm oil in a local market to make ends need in life. The 36-year-old is seen in a video breaking down in tears as she reveals how Ghana has left her without paying

ATHLETICS: Janet Amponsah wins silver in Women’s 100m finals at Africa Athletics Championship
  • Aug 2, 2018

Ghana’s Janet Amponsah has won the country’s first medal at this year’s Africa senior Athletics Championship in Asaba (Nigeria). The former National record holder clinched silver in the women’s 100m final after clocking a time of 11.54sec to finish

Ghanaian sprint Queens Janet Amposah and Hor Halutie reach Women’s 100m finals at Africa Athletics Championship
  • Aug 2, 2018

Janet Amposah and Hor Halutie have all made it to the finals of the Women’s 100m event at the Africa Athletics Championship in Nigeria. The due finished second and third in their respective semifinal heats. Amponsah finished second with a