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News Ghana » Places: Ghana drop four places in FIFA rankings; still 8th in Africa

News channel or source: https://www.ghanaweb.com/GhanaHomePage/SportsArchive/Ghana-drop-four-places-in-FIFA-rankings-still-8th-in-Africa-626655
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

Ghana have dropped four places in FIFA’s monthly rankings for February released on Thursday. The Black Stars are now ranked 54th in the world but remains 8th in the world. They have been inactive since playing 1-1 with Egypt at home in a 2018 FIFA World ...

News Ghana » Places: Ghana falls three places in Corruption Perception Index; scores lowest since 2012

News channel or source: https://www.myjoyonline.com/politics/2018/February-22nd/ghana-falls-three-places-in-corruption-perception-index-scores-lowest-since-2012.php
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

Ghana receives its lowest corruption perception score in four years, making President Akufo-Addo’s one year in office the worst since 2012, according to the latest Global Corruption Perception Index. The latest Corruption Perception Index (CPI) released ...

News Ghana » Places: Last Place Will Not Stop Ghana's First Skeleton Olympian From Dancing His Celebratory Dance

News channel or source: http://time.com/5163455/akwasi-frimpong-ghana-skeleton-dance/
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

Richard Heathcote—Getty Images By Ashley Hoffman February 16, 2018 The first ever athlete from Ghana to compete in the skeleton event at the Winter Olympics finished in last place at Thursday’s event — but he came in first in onlookers’ hearts.

News Ghana » Places: Last-Place Olympic Skeleton Racer's Joyous Dance Will Make Your Day

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/sports/more-sports/last-place-olympic-skeleton-racers-joyous-dance-will-make-your-day/ar-BBJemH0
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

With so much going on, you probably missed Akwasi Frimpong, the first-ever Olympic skeleton competitor from Ghana or any West African nation. (Skeleton is like luge, but different, in case you haven't tuned in.) Frimpong finished in last place, but that ...

News Ghana » Places: Mane: Liverpool can seal second place

News channel or source: http://ghanasoccernet.com/mane-liverpool-can-seal-second-place
Publication date: Sunday 25 February 2018

LIVERPOOL -- Sadio Mane has said he believes Liverpool are more than good enough to secure a second-placed finish in the Premier League. Saturday's 4-1 win over West Ham United at Anfield pushed Liverpool up to second until Manchester United's win the ...

News Ghana » Places: Nuclear has a place in Africa’s Energy Mix

News channel or source: http://www.businessghana.com/site/news/General/160017/Nuclear-has-a-place-in-Africa’s-Energy-Mix
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

Speaking during a panel discussion at the 2018 African Energy Indaba, Rosatom Regional Vice President for Sub-Saharan Africa, Viktor Polikarpov highlighted the importance of a balanced energy mix. “In order to stimulate the economy, you need reliable and ...

News Ghana » Places: 2018 Winter Olympics: Ghana's Akwasi Frimpong feels proud despite last-place finish

News channel or source: https://www.primenewsghana.com/sports/2018-winter-olympics-ghana-s-akwasi-frimpong-feels-proud-despite-last-place-finish.html
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

Ghana's first ever representative at the Winter Olympics, Akwasi Frimpong has expressed his delight at participating in the games despite finishing last in the men's skeleton in Pyeongchang, South Korea on Friday. He trailed home in 30th position over 11 ...

News Ghana » Places: Ghana: Five Fun Places in Ghana Tourists Don't Know About

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201709050763.html
Publication date: uesday 05 September 2017

If anyone asks you to name five places in Ghana for tourists to have fun and experience the warmth of this country to the fullest, you may definitely be looking at the very popular tourist destinations, sites and monuments. First to cross your mind will be ...

News Ghana » Places: Ghana seeks quarterfinal place

News channel or source: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/24/sport/football/football-ghana-mali-africa-cup-nations/index.html
Publication date: hursday 24 January 2013

Ghana, the four time champion of the African Cup of Nations, took a giant step towards qualifying for the quarterfinals following a 1-0 win over Mali in South Africa Thursday. Mubarak Wakaso's 38th minute penalty was enough to separate the two teams in a ...

News Ghana » Places: Ghana Places Sixth In Africa 2015 Global Peace Index

News channel or source: http://vibeghana.com/2015/06/20/ghana-places-sixth-in-africa-2015-global-peace-index/
Publication date: Saturday 20 June 2015

Ghana placed sixth in Africa in the 2015 Global Peace Index (GPI) and placing 54th out of 162 countries sampled, scoring 1.840 in the group of seven that made a positive outturn in Africa. The most peaceful nation in Africa is Mauritius which made an ...