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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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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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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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Gyan is captain until I say otherwise- Kwesi Appiah

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Black Stars Head Coach Kwesi Appiah has backed Captain Asamoah Gyan to continue leading the team for the time being. Gyan has captained the side since 2012 when he was given the role by Kwesi Appiah during his first stint with the national team. Gyan has since gone on to captain the team at four AFCON tournaments and one World ...

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Gyan hints at Black Stars exit in 2019

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Black Stars captain, Asamoah Gyan, has given the strongest indication that the 2019 African Nations Cup will be his final tournament for the Black Stars. Gyan is aiming for his 7th AFCON run with the national team but he is yet to pick up the continent’s biggest footballing prize despite playing in the finals of 2010 in Angola and 2015 ...

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Ibrahim Tanko assures fixing blunt Stars attack

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Black Stars assistant coach, Ibrahim Tanko, says that he and his fellow coaches will resolve the team’s goal-scoring challenges before the next set of qualifiers come up in 2018. On Sunday, Ghana scored only once against Egypt despite creating chances on the day. In addition, Ghana only scored twice at home during the World Cup qualifiers leading to major concerns ...

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