May 9 Stadium Disaster: Sports Minister, others appeal to football fans to desist from hooliganism
Image source: GhanaWeb

May 9 Stadium Disaster: Sports Minister, others appeal to football fans to desist from hooliganism


Summary short_text

The Minister of Youth and Minister Mr. Mustapha Ussif in collaboration with the Director-General of the National Sports Authority led by Professor Peter Twumasi on Sunday, May 9th, 2021 observed the 20th anniversary of the stadium disaster.

127 football fans died at the Accra Sports Stadium 20 years ago during a match between the two biggest Ghanaian clubs Accra Hearts Of Oak and Kumasi Asante Kotoko.

The Director-General of the National Sports Authority Professor Peter Twumasi on his part asked football fans to learn lessons from what transpired 20 years ago in order not to repeat them.


Read full article: GhanaWeb |
More from: GhanaWeb More in: Sports
More news summaries from GhanaWeb
Showbiz

Lilwin discloses reasons for continuous success, relevance in acting career

Lilwin is currently working on his new TV series titled 'Cocoa season'. Popular Kumawood actor, Kwadwo Nkansah popularly known a... read summary
Sports

Tokyo Olympic Games: Ghana's Samuel Takyi receives his bronze medal

Ghanaian boxer, Samuel Takyi has been decorated with the bronze medal he won at the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games. Samuel Takyi becom... read summary
Sports

Team Ghana Chef de Mission rubbishes reports of Ghana's huge contingents made up of officials

Ghana went to the Tokyo Olympic Games with 14 athletes from five disciplines. According to him, those reports and rumours are un... read summary
Showbiz

The world can't embrace your music if you don't push it yourself

In an interview with Rev. Erskine on YFM's Mid-Morning Radio Show, he stated that Ghanaians, both artistes and the media, need t... read summary
Sports

Red Bull Salzburg's Forson Amankwah cameos against Barcelona; provides assist in friendly win

Forson Amankwah celebrating with his Salzburg teammates. Amankwah made his Salzburg debut last week when he made a cameo against... read summary
Showbiz

Dress decently while championing the #FixTheCountry

Popular Ghanaian actress cum entrepreneur, Victoria Lebene has criticized some role models and other advocates championing the #... read summary
Sports

Mariano Barreto not surprised Brazilian striker Vinicius failed at Kotoko

Vinicius joined Kotoko in March but was sacked after 78 days. According to Barreto, he was surprised when the management informe... read summary
Showbiz

Never give up even if your dream seems to be tarrying

One-time Artiste of the Year Kuami Eugene has encouraged young people never to give up on their dreams when they are faced with ... read summary
Showbiz

Here is what to do when you have a vaginal infection

Interviewed on eTV Ghana's In Bed With Adwen adult show, she spoke against the use of unapproved herbal medicines for the treatm... read summary
More News Summaries...
GH Base Showbiz |
StarrFM Tech |
Yen Sports |
GH Base Showbiz |
Yen Sports |
GhCelebrities Showbiz |
GH Base Showbiz |
CitiNewsRoom Politics |
Yen Sports |
StarrFM Tech |
Pulse Gh Showbiz |
Pulse Gh Showbiz |
Pulse Gh Showbiz |
StarrFM Tech |
GhCelebrities Showbiz |
GhCelebrities Showbiz |