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2017-01-23 Happy I'm Part of Ghanaian History Makers - Stonebwoy
[Ghana Star] Multiple awards nominee and Ghanaian music star, Stonebwoy says he considers himself fortunate to be among the few Ghanaians to have chalked enviable feats in the world of music. The dancehall act mentioned that, to have won awards at the Vodafone Ghana Music Awards (VGMA), the BET, AFRIMA, etc means a lot to him.

2017-01-22 Black Stars Head for Afcon Quarterfinals
[allAfrica] Avram Grant cut a relieved figure as his Ghana side booked a quarterfinal appearance at the 2017 African Nations Cup finals with a game to spare in Group D after a 1-0 victory over Mali in Port Gentil on Saturday night.

2017-01-21 Govt Softens 'Hard Stance' On Guantanamo Prisoners
[Ghana Star] The Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo-led government appears to have softened its 'hard stance' on Ghana's hosting of two alleged terrorists who were held in Guantanamo Bay for 14 years.

2017-01-21 Ghana Eye Place in Last Eight of Africa Cup of Nations
[RFI] Ghana can become the second team to secure a place in the quarter-finals of the Africa Cup of Nations if they beat Mali in Group D in Port-Gentil on Saturday. Avram Grant's side won their opening game on 17 January against Uganda. A similar result would provide a berth in the last eight for the sixth consecutive tournament.

2017-01-21 A Football Supporter's Guide to Afcon
[RFI] Côte d'Ivoire disappoint, Sredojevic puts on his glad rags for Uganda, Ghana's Grant gets ratty and so does Sarri over in Napoli on Day 7 at CAN 2017.

2017-01-21 Africa Cup of Nations Pantheon of Heroes
[allAfrica] The African Nations Cup finals have often been the platform for heroes to be born and reputations made in their 60-year history.

2017-01-21 Asamoah Gyan Heads Black Stars Into Quarterfinals
[Ghana Star] Ghana progressed to the quarter-final of the 2017 Africa Cup Nations with one match to spare after a 1-0 win over Mali on Saturday in their second Group D match.

2017-01-21 Black Stars Beat Mali to Advance to Afcon quarterfinals
[GFA] The Black Stars have advanced to the next stage of the 2017 AFCON after beating Mali in their second group match on Saturday.

2017-01-21 Ghana Boss Calls for New Rules Over Players Injured On Poor Pitches
[RFI] Ghana coach Avram Grant urged Africa Cup of Nations organisers to change the regulations so that teams can replace players who have suffered injuries because of the state of the pitches.

2017-01-20 Aucho Itches for Game of His Life
[Monitor] Port-Gentil -Watching his colleagues die a little for Uganda's flag against Ghana on Tuesday night was both refreshing and disappointing for Khalid Aucho.

2017-01-20 Injured Rahman Depletes Ghana Technical Team
[Monitor] Port-Gentil -The list of injured players has piled up quickly barely a week into the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon).

2017-01-20 Isinde Dropped After Ghana Defeat
[Monitor] Port-Gentil -Another boiling day here in Gabon and another boiling issue for Milutin 'Micho' Sredojevic to contend with. The Serbian coach used the word 'silly' to describe the clanger Isaac Isinde dropped to hand Ghana a marginal win in the ongoing Africa Cup of Nations tournament here in Gabon.

2017-01-19 Black Stars Lose Key Defender At Afcon
[allAfrica] Ghana will have to overcome the loss of key defender Baba Rahman as they prepare to take on Mali in their second Group D match at the 2017 African Nations Cup finals in Gabon on Saturday (16h00 GMT).

2017-01-20 The Afcon Day That Was - 19 January - Senegal First to Qualify for Quarters, Ghana Horses Around
[Daily Maverick] Africa's top ranked team, Senegal, showed why they were hot favourites heading into the tournament after becoming the first side to qualify for the quarterfinals. ANTOINETTE MULLER picks some other points you might have missed from Thursday's Afcon action.

2017-01-20 Shatta Wale Reveals Why He's Not Releasing Many Songs of Late
[Ghana Star] Dancehall king, Shatta Wale has been silent of late. He no longer releases songs or post comments about himself.

2017-01-19 US to Help Ghana Protect Public Investment and Funds
[Ghana Govt.] The United States government has promised to support Ghana's Parliament in its quest to address pertinent governance issues and ensure that the Public Accounts Committee operates in a way to protect public investment and funds.

2017-01-19 Landlord Kills 'Mentally-Ill' Tenant for 'Failing to Flush Toilet'
[News24Wire] A Ghanaian home owner reportedly hit and killed his "mentally-ill" tenant with an unidentified metallic object for "failing to flush the toilet" after using it.

2017-01-18 Black Stars Huff and Puff to Ugly Win Over Cranes
[allAfrica] A win is a win however it comes and in the opening game of a major tournament any coach would take the points over performance, but there is much for Ghana coach Avram Grant to ponder after his side's ugly 1-0 success over Uganda at the African Nations Cup finals on Tuesday night.

2017-01-18 The Afcon Day That Was - January 17 - Never Ghana Let You Down
[Daily Maverick] Ghana edged a 1-0 win over Uganda to top Group D, but elsewhere things were pretty dull and dreary for the first time in the tournament. Aside from the 43-year-old guy who became the oldest ever player in an Afcon match. By ANTOINETTE MULLER.

2017-01-18 Cranes Fall to Ghana Black Stars in First Afcon Match
[Monitor] Port Gentil -Uganda Cranes' return to the Africa Cup of Nations ended in a 1-0 defeat to Ghana at Stade Port Gentil.

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