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African Cup: Ghana beats Guinea 2-1.

It was the long grass rather than the ball that drew the attention of players and supporters on 20 January in the opening match of the 2008 African Cup of Nations between host team Ghana and Guinea.
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CAN 2008: Ghana team announced.

Ghana coach Claude Le Roy has announced the definitive line-up for the African Cup of Nations (CAN) football tournament, which takes place in Ghana from 20 January to 10 February. The 23-man squad, ch...
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Cleaning up for 2008 African Cup of Nations.

Over the next several days waste management company Zoomlion will be cleaning beaches, sweeping along main roads, de-silting drains, emptying refuse dumps and painting kerbs and other structures in Ac...
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African Cup: 2008 African Cup preparations.

Preparations are underway for the 2008 African Cup of Nations football tournament, which takes place in Ghana from 20 January-10 February 2008. Local organizing committee representatives have met with...
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Accra International Marathon.

Approximately 3,000 runners are expected to take part in the first edition of the Accra international marathon on 30 September. The 42-kilometre race will begin at 05.30 in the coastal town of Prampra...
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Africa Cup 2008 launch in Accra.

Ghanaian and international football players and officials will gather at the international conference centre in Accra on 8 September for the official launch of the next African Cup of Nations, which i...
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Ghana ready to meet Brazil.

Emotions are running high in Ghana ahead of the knock-out match between the countrys Black Stars and World Cup favourites Brazil in Dortmund on 27 June. Ghana will be playing without midfielder Michae...
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Ghana out of the World Cup.

The mood is deflated in Ghana following the country's 0-3 defeat by world champions Brazil in their second round World Cup match on 27 June. High hopes quickly turned to anxiety after Brazil scored a...
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Ghana celebrates Black Stars World Cup success.

Ghanaians are in a jubilant mood following the 2-1 victory by the countrys Black Stars over the United States in the final first-round match of the World Cup on 22 June. Immediately the whistle was bl...
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Ghana celebrates first round victory.

Accra was set to party all night after Ghana's 2-0 surprise win over the Czech Republic in the second round of the World Cup match in Germany on Saturday. The opening goal by Ghana in the first two mi...
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Ghana loses to Italy 0-2.

Dont lose hope: this is the word on the streets in Accra following Italys victory over Ghana in their first match in the World Cup tournament in Germany on 12 June. Pre-match optimism quickly turned t...
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Accra braced for World Cup debut.

Emotions are running high in Accra ahead of tonights World Cup match between the Ghanaian Black Stars and the Italian Azzurri in Germany. The game, which marks Ghanas first ever appearance in the inte...
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Searching for skiers.

Aspiring young skiers will be put through their paces in June in the search for future members of the Ghana ski team. The selection process from 12 to 17 June involves a series of fitness and agility...
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Under-12s soccer tournament.

Youngsters from all over Accra are to take part in an under-12 soccer tournament on 6 May as part of the programme of events to mark European Union week, 1-9 May. Teams symbolically representing all m...
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Young boxers take to the ring.

Young boxers from all over the Greater Accra region are to gather in the courtyard of the Accra Metropolitan Authoritys City Engineers in James Town for a three-day juvenile boxing tournament aimed at...


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