WAFU B U17 tourney: Golden Eaglets overcome Ghana’s Black Starlets in Cape Coast

June 11, 2022 Editor 0

Nigeria’s Golden Eaglets were imperious as they dominated and eventually overpowered hosts Ghana 4-2 on Saturday in the opening match of this year’s WAFU B U17 Championship taking place in Cape Coast, Ghana. The five-time world champions started off from where the country’s U20 Boys, Flying Eagles left off against Ghana’s Black Satellites at the WAFU B U20 Championship in Read More

Ghana, Siera Leone, others marvel at Nigeria’s scrabble prowess

May 19, 2022 Blueprint 0

Nigeria’s superlative performance at the West Africa Scrabble Championships was resoundingly applauded by hosts Ghana who showered encomiums on the high level of the game in the country.​ Sierra Leone and Gambia also featured at the inaugural edition of the championship and were awed by Nigeria’s spellbinding display.​ Charles Tatchi, who was the best placed Ghanaian (12th) at the four Read More

VIDEO: Buried pregnant woman ‘gves birth’ inside grave

April 27, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

A viral video has captured the moment some men were digging the grave of a deceased pregnant woman. Report has is that the pregnant woman was due for delivery but died under mysterious circumstances with the baby reportedly crying inside the grave. Some men decided to destroy the grave to see for themselves if the baby crying is real or Read More

[Breaking] 2022 World Cup draw: Senegal get ‘mild company’, Ghana land in tough group *See full pairings

April 1, 2022 Editor 0

Senegal after edging Egypt to pick 2022 World Cup ticket have been pitched against host Qatar, Holland and Ecuador,p in group A while Super Eagles arch rivals Ghana in group H will face Portugal, Uruguay and Korea Republic. Details loading… 2022 World Cup draw… AQatarEcuadorSenegalNetherlands BEnglandIR IranUSAEurope QF C – Nigeria groupArgentinaSaudi ArabiaMexicoPoland DFrancePlayoff 1DenmarkTunisia ESpainPlayoff 2GermanyJapan FBelgiumCanadaMoroccoCroatia GBrazilSerbiaSwitzerlandCameroon HPortugalGhanaUruguayKorea Read More

Aftermath of World Cup playoff: FG inaugurates committee to investigate vandalism on Abuja stadium, vows punitive measures (PICTURES)

April 1, 2022 Editor 0

The federal government on Thursday inaugurated an investigative committee to unravel the circumstances leading to the vandalisation of the Moshood Abiola Stadium and recommend measures to forestall recurrence. The Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Sunday Dare, while inaugurating the committee led by DIG Sanni Mohammed (Retd) noted that while the failure of Nigeria to qualify for the Qatar 2022 Read More

[Happening now] Super Eagles vs Black stars: Journalists, fans, others stranded on highway as security operatives block Moshood Abiola stadium gates

March 29, 2022 Editor 0

Thousands of people including Sports Journalists, fans trying to gain entrance into the Moshood Abiola National stadium Abuja, venue of Nigeria’s Super Eagles versus black stars of Ghana World Cup playoffs are stranded for hours. Some of them who spoke to Blueprint on Tuesday, said the security operatives comprising mainly DSS, Police and Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) Read More

[Breaking] World Cup Playoff: Goalkeeper out as 20 Super Eagles begin training ahead Black stars clash *See Nigeria vs Ghana head-to-head history

March 22, 2022 Editor 0

Nigeria’s army for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 playoff battle with Ghana on Tuesday started their preparations in the Federal Capital, Abuja ahead of departure to Kumasi on Thursday. Three –time African champions Nigeria and four –time African champions Ghana tango at the 40,000 –capacity Baba Yara Stadium on Friday evening, in the first leg of a potentially –explosive Read More

World Cup playoffs: Eguavoen must work hard to beat Ghana – Ikpeba

March 9, 2022 Blueprint 0

Former Nigeria striker, Victor Ikpeba has noted that Super Eagles coach, Austin Eguavoen, has a lot of work to do ahead of the 2022 World Cup African qualifiers final play-off round against Ghana this month. Eguavoen called up 32 players for the crucial two legged clashes with the Black Stars, cinsisting some surprise names in the list. Odion Ighalo was Read More

[Breaking] 2022 World Cup playoff: Eguavoen hands Lookman, Amoo first Super Eagles’ call up ahead Ghana clash *Standby Onazi returns as camp opens March 21, see full list

March 4, 2022 Editor 0

Technical Adviser Augustine Eguavoen has called up Captain Ahmed Musa, deputy captain William Ekong, midfielder Wifred Ndidi and forwards Moses Simon and Kelechi Iheanacho in a Super Eagles’ provisional list of 32 for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 play-off round against the Black Stars of Ghana. Also called up are goalkeepers Maduka Okoye and Daniel Akpeyi, defenders Kenneth Omeruo, Read More

AFCON 2021: Gabon cage Ghana in 2nd group game

January 15, 2022 Editor 0

Gabon scored a controversial late goal against Ghana to draw their Africa Cup of Nations Group C match 1-1. The result puts Gabon, missing captain Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang with ‘heart lesions’, on the verge of the last 16. Andre Ayew had put Ghana in front in the 18th minute, but his strike was cancelled out by Jim Allevinah’s 88th-minute equaliser. Ghana, now facing Read More

VIDEO: Drama as Lawmakers exchange blows over controversial Bill

December 22, 2021 Solomon Arowolo 0

Members of the Ghana parliament are seen in a viral video exchanging blow during voting on the controversial E-levy bill. The lawmakers were taking votes on whether or not the E-levy should be adopted under a certificate of urgency. According to local media, Joseph Osei-Owusu, who was presiding stated that he was stepping down to vote and asked the Second Read More

Ghana, Cote d’Ivoire showcase cuisines at food fest

November 17, 2021 Blueprint 0

One of Abuja’s leading travel and tourism agency, CMD Tours recently held its quarterly Food Tour, an international food sampling evening that seeks to create business opportunities for guests. Cuisines from Ghana and Cote d’Ivoire were showcased in the highly entertaining evening. Among the guests at the event were members of the diplomatic corps, Nigerian government functionaries and private sector Read More

Ghana seeks training of manpower from AIB-N

October 28, 2021 Suleiman Idris 0

The Ghanaian air accident investigative body, Aircraft Accident and Incident Investigation and Prevention Bureau of Ghana has sought to develop its technical competence and manpower with assistance from its Nigerian counterpart, the Accident Investigation Bureau – Nigeria (AIB-N). The search for the technical and institutional partnership saw Mr. Akwesi Prempeh, the Commissioner, AAIIPB-Ghana, led a four-man team to Nigeria at Read More