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Baby Jet airlines to start business in 2018

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Citi Business News has learnt that local airline company, Baby Jet Airlines, should commence operations by next year barring any major changes to its plan. The start of the company’s operations will however be subject to maximum cooperation with the industry regulators within the said time frame. The Director General of the Ghana Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA), Simon Allotey confirmed the ...

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Boakye-Yiadom: Striker to leave Serbia soon- Agent

Red Star Belgrade's Ghanaian striker Richmond Boakye (L) reacts to a missed oppurtuniy at goal as Red Star Belgrade's Gabonese midfielder Guelor Kanga looks on during the UEFA Europa League Group H football match between Arsenal and Red Star Belgrade at The Emirates Stadium in London on November 2, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / Ben STANSALL        (Photo credit should read BEN STANSALL/AFP/Getty Images)

Richmond Boakye Yiadom’s future has been thrown into doubt as the agent of Black Stars forward, confirmed that the player will leave Serbian side Red Star Belgrade for main stream Europe by the end of next summer’s transfer window. The former Juventus striker has been in prolific form for the Serbian outfit and already has 35 goals in 44 appearances ...

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We should’ve beaten Bournemouth- Jordan Ayew

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Swansea City forward Jordan Ayew believes his side deserved a win in their weekend Premier League game at home to Bournemouth. The 25- year old Ghana international played 84 minutes before making way for Tammy Abraham in what was a very frustrating afternoon for the Swans. The draw however ended Swansea’s run of four straight losses and Ayew reckons the ...

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Kwesi Appiah: Black Stars coach to construct astro turf in Ashaiman

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Black Stars coach Kwesi Appiah wants to facilitate the construction of a multi-purpose artificial training facilityro turf for the people of Ashaiman after visiting the community. Appiah was in Ashaiman as part of familiarization work by his charity foundation which he launched earlier this year. The 57-year feels the football talent pool in Ashaiman justifies the construction of an astro ...

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Ghana move up in FIFA rankings for November

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Ghana moved up one place to 51st in the latest FIFA rankings released on Thursday. The Black Stars gained points after their 1-1 draw with Egypt in a final 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier played in Cape Coast earlier this month. The Black Stars however dropped down one place to  9th place on the continent, with Senegal moving above Tunisia ...

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Osei Palmer to face GFA over unclassified payments comments?

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According to sources, Vice Chairman of the Black Stars Management Committee, Wilfred Kwaku Osei could be made to explain his comments made in relation to certain factors which may have led to Ghana’s failure to qualify for the 2018 World Cup. Osei made his comments on several media platforms including Citi Sports when the subject of Ghana’s failure to make ...

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Real Madrid wanted to sign me – Asamoah Gyan

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Black Stars captain Asamoah Gyan has revealed that Real Madrid were one of the clubs interested in signing him before his surprise loan move to Al-Ain in the UAE in 2011. Gyan joined Sunderland after a fantastic performance for the Black Stars at the 2010 World Cup in South Africa. Gyan was an immediate hit at Sunderland, putting up great ...

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Konadu: Kwadwo Asamoah return still a possibility

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Black Stars Assistant Coach Maxwell Konadu has re-emphasized the unwavering loyalty of Juventus midfielder Kwadwo Asamoah to the national team. The playmaker last suited up for the Black Stars during the Brazil 2014 World Cup following a myriad of injuries and other personal issues. It is widely believed that Asamoah has asked to stay away from the national team to ...

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Black Stars to get new sponsors?

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Deputy Sports Minister Pius Hadzide has hinted strongly at an impending mega sponsorship deal for the Black Stars. The team has been without a sponsor since April after State owned Ghana National Petroleum Corporation (GNPC) ended their sponsorship package with the team after pressure from Parliament. With the 2018 budget seeing a 30% cut for the Sports Ministry, Hadzide suggested ...

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