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News Ghana » History: Mercy Tagoe makes history with Black Queens

News channel or source: http://www.ghananewsagency.org/sports/mercy-tagoe-makes-history-with-black-queens-129144
Publication date: Sunday 25 February 2018

Accra, Feb. 25, GNA - Mercy Tagoe, the interim coach of the female senior national team, the Black Queens has made history for being the first female ... Women’s Nations Cup slated for Ghana in November, had Portia Boakye winning the Golden Boot Award ...

News Ghana » History: Skeleton competitor from Ghana makes Olympic history

News channel or source: http://www.good4utah.com/winter-sports/skeleton-competitor-from-ghana-makes-olympic-history/984751866
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (WCMH) - History was made last Thursday when for the first time ever, an athlete from West Africa competed in the skeleton event at the Winter Olympics. Akwasi Frimpong is representing Ghana in the Pyeongchang Games, the country ...

News Ghana » History: Mercy Tagoe makes history as first Ghanaian female Coach to win a trophy

News channel or source: https://mobile.ghanaweb.com/GhanaHomePage/SportsArchive/Mercy-Tagoe-makes-history-as-first-Ghanaian-female-Coach-to-win-a-trophy-629093
Publication date: Saturday 24 February 2018

Having succeed in her first major test, the former Ghana international female star is likely to be named the substantive head Coach for the Black Queens. She had previously made history as the first Ghanaian female referee to officiate at the FIFA Women ...

News Ghana » History: Stepping out of the bubble: A Jewish journey to Ghana

News channel or source: http://blogs.timesofisrael.com/stepping-out-of-the-bubble-a-jewish-journey-to-ghana/
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

Despite the dreadful history, the colonialist exploitation ... It is a pragmatic and optimistic nation. Anyone who has visited Ghana will tell you that the joie-de-vivre positive vibes are contagious. The colorful clothing reflects this in a sense.

News Ghana » History: Ghana to host first ‘Back to Africa’ festival

News channel or source: https://www.ghanabusinessnews.com/2018/02/22/ghana-to-host-first-back-to-africa-festival/
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

Mr Sumbry said the festival was aimed at bringing groups of African American citizens back to Ghana, every year during the last week of the Black History month of October. “This year we are coming from Washington DC with a band, called the Backyard Band ...

News Ghana » History: Ghana-born US teen seeks short track history

News channel or source: http://www.krdo.com/sports/ghanaborn-us-teen-seeks-short-track-history/700807737
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

Maame Biney skates during Saturday's qualifying heats for the women's short track speed skating 500m. A Ghana-born American teenager hopes to continue making Olympic history on the short track speed skating oval Tuesday in PyeongChang. Maame Biney, 17, was ...

News Ghana » History: Ghana's Skeleton Hero

News channel or source: https://www.theatlantic.com/international/archive/2018/02/ghana-pyeongchang-akwasi-frimpong/553466/
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

Ghana is best known for its soccer players and boxers ... The mass murder at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High became the deadliest high-school shooting in American history (edging out Columbine, which killed 13 in 1999) What made Parkland different were ...

News Ghana » History: Commonwealth Games 2018: Ghana selects 72 athletes

News channel or source: https://www.graphic.com.gh/sports/sports-news/commonwealth-games-2018-ghana-selects-72-athletes.html
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

Mr Hadzide said: “Ghana and Australia shared a common history as colonists of Great Britain but hosting Team Ghana which promises to beat Australia in the Games is a sign of maturity and understanding of the sports language”. He was full of praise for ...

News Ghana » History: For Ghana's sole racer, it's not about taking part

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-olympics-2018-skel-m-ghana/for-ghanas-sole-racer-its-not-about-taking-part-idUSKBN1FW093
Publication date: Sunday 11 February 2018

He may be making history simply by being in Pyeongchang but Frimpong said ... Having grown up in the Netherlands after his family moved from Ghana, Frimpong won a scholarship to Utah Valley University in the United States. The sprinter was unable to ...

News Ghana » History: Jerome Boateng set to visit Ghana for the first time

News channel or source: http://www.goal.com/en-my/news/3889/main/2018/02/19/42641612/jerome-boateng-set-to-visit-ghana-for-the-first-time
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

"So we all went and had our bodies tattooed. "It was the continent of Africa with Ghana inside." Jerome has over 60 caps so far for Germany. Article continues below In 2010, he and Kevin-Prince made history as the first brothers to play against each other ...