A Catholic priest on the run for more than 25 years has been arrested in Morocco and extradited to the United States to face charges that he sexually assaulted a young boy in the 1990s, federal prosecutors in New Mexico said Friday. Arthur Perrault, now 80 years old, stands accused of aggravated sexual abuse of a minor under the age of 12 on sev ...
Ghana midfielder Afriyie Acquah picked up an early injury as his side Empoli suffered a 3-1 defeat at Sassuolo in the Serie A on Friday night.Acquah suffered a knock and had to be replaced after just 14 minutes.Francesco Caputoh had given Empoli the lead after just 18 seconds at the Mapei Stadium before former Ghana international Kevin-Prince Boateng 13 minutes later.Acquah is expected to undergo tests on Saturday when the team return to their base to ascertain the extent of the
Fousseny Coulibaly scored a late goal to lead Espérance de Tunis into the semifinals of the 2018 Caf Champions League with a 1-0 win (3-1 on aggregate) over Tunisian rivals Étoile du Sahel at the Stade Olympique de Sousse on Friday. Following a 2-1 win for Espérance in the first-leg last weekend, the two time champions made sure of a place in the final four with victory on their travels.Espérance will next face Angolan outfit Primeiro de Agosto for a spot in the CafCL final
Ghanaian prospect Francis Amuzu made his Europe League debut on Thursday as Anderlecht lost 1-0 at Spartak Trnava in Group D.The 19-year-old was deployed on the flanks and he lasted the entire duration of the match.His sparkling performance on the night justified coach Hein Vanhaezebrouck's decision to hand him a starting role.Amuzu has already made four league appearances this season.But Anderlecht were undone by a 79th minute goal scored by Matej Oravec.
TP Mazembe drew 1-1 with C.D Primeiro de Agosto in the 2018 CAF Champions League quarter-final second-leg match at the Stade TP Mazembe in DR Congo on Friday.As a result, Angola's Agosto progressed to the semi-finals after winning the tie on the away goals rule after a 1-1 draw on aggregate, while DR Congolese giants Mazembe bowed out of the competition.The Ravens dominated the match from the start and they managed to break the deadlock through Jackson Mulenga just 12 minutes
Kevin-Prince Boateng continued his impressive start to the season by scoring to help Sassuolo comeback to beat Afriyie Acquah's Empoli 3-1 on Friday night in the Serie A.Fellow Ghana international Alfred Duncan lasted the entire duration for the winning side at home.Francesco Caputo gave Empoli the lead after just 18 seconds at the Mapei Stadium.Midfielder Leonardo Capezzi surged into the box and cut it back for Caputo to stroked the ball into the net.Sassuolo snatched the
Dr Bediako Asare, the Regional Director of the Chartered Institute of Leadership and Governance (CILG-Ghana Chapter) has called on the Bank of Ghana to reduce the minimum capital for indigenous banks to GHc250,000 instead of the GHc400,000.
Professor Dzodzi Tsikata, the Director of the Institute of African Studies, University of Ghana, has called for a change in the country’s economic and social protection policies, which relied on the export of primary agricultural commodities.