Tag Archives: Peter Zweenes

Tagoe in trouble with GBA for Dogboe comments

Emmanuel "Game Boy" Tagoe (Image credit: Images Image)

IBF Lightweight Champion, Emmanuel Tagoe, could be facing sanctions from the Ghana Boxing Authority for derogatory comments he made about fellow boxer Isaac Dogboe last month. Tagoe and Dogboe were involved in a war of words late last month with Tagoe accusing Dogboe’s camp of defrauding certain individuals in a bid to stage their title bout in Ghana. The bout ...

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GBA boss wants Trust Emporium roofed

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President of the Ghana Boxing Authority (GBA) Peter Zwennes has called on management of the Bukom Boxing Emporium to consider roofing the facility after the Azumah Nelson Fight Night was rained off last Friday. The 5th edition of the fight night which had six scheduled bouts was stopped after the second bout; a National Super Featherweight Championship between Abraham Osei ...

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“We don’t care about sports budget cut”- GBA

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President of the Ghana Boxing Authority, Peter Zweenes, has told Citi Sports that the entity is very indifferent at the cut in the sporting component of the 2016 budget. The budget, which was read by the Finance Minister, Seth Terkper, last Friday revealed that the allocation for sports had been cut from GHS 36 million in 2015 to GHS 22 ...

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“McDon has been dishonest with us”- Peter Zweenes

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President of the Ghana Boxing Authority, Peter Zweenes, has stated that boxing promoter, McDon Attitsogbi has acted inappropriately in his dealing with the authority concerning the organisation of the “Fist of Fury” boxing event organised in December 2014. Attitsogbi was accused by the authority of not paying the purses to the boxers and officials who took part in the event ...

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“No conspiracies”- Zweenes booms to Bukom Banku’s manager

GBA boss, Peter Zwennes (Credit: Daily Graphic)

President of the Ghana Boxing Authority (GBA), Peter Zweenes, has described as claims by Kotey Neequaye, co-manager of Braimah Kamoko aka Bukom Banku that the association is scheming to prevent the much-anticipated fight between Kamoko and challenger John Napari. Mr. Neequaye has accused the GBA of wanting to rule out Napari out of the bout on medical grounds in order ...

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