The Black Satellites set off their campaign at the 2019 All African Online games on a excellent take note defeating Burundi’s U-20 side 2-1 on Saturday afternoon.
Medeama SC striker Awudu Tahiru scored a brace to dispatched the East African nation in a challenging game.
The striker scored two prosperous 1st-fifty percent targets which Ghana relied on to gain their 1st 3 factors in Group B.
The 19-year-previous observed the back again of the net after 16 minutes of play to put the Satellites in entrance in advance of incorporating an additional just five minutes later on with a excellent goal.
Ghana, however, conceded a intention right before the 50 percent time which derailed the Satellites aspiration of getting a starting clear sheet.
The Black Satellites will lock horns with Senegal in their future game on Wednesday prior to dealing with Mali in the remaining Team activity on August 24.
Ghana will expend an total of $1.28 million in the country’s participation at the 2019 African Video games in Rabat, Morocco, the Ministry of Youth and Sports has introduced.
According to the of the Director Normal of the Nationwide Sporting activities Authority, Prof. Peter Twumasi, who is also the Chairman for the Global Online games and Competitions Committee (IGCC), it was very significant that the price range be built known to Ghanaians, following it was accepted by the Youth and Sporting activities Ministry headed by Honorable Isaac Kwame Asiamah.
He mentioned that, the spending budget handles all expenses for Staff Ghana at the 12th African Video games, wherever Ghana is presenting a lean crew of medal hopefuls.
“The IGCC crew has finished a wonderful job given that it was inaugurated to oversee all troubles relating to the impending African Online games in Morocco.
“We introduced a price range to Federal government by way of the Youth and Sporting activities Ministry and we have gotten approval, so it is vital we manufactured it offered to Ghanaians”.
Professor Twumasi famous that the finances contains bonuses for all the athletes, coaches and officials, with an amount of money of $3000, $2000 and $1000 going to athletes who would win gold, silver or bronze respectively in the single or individual sports in the many disciplines. With regards to workforce sports, each individual player would be rewarded with $2000, $1500 and $1000 respectively for winning gold, silver or bronze.
Director Standard of Countrywide Athletics Authority, Professor Peter Twumasi
Professor Peter Twumasi, Director Basic of Nationwide Sporting activities Authority (NSA) and the Chairman of the Intercontinental Online games and Competitions Committee (IGCC), has reported the Governing administration will reward gold medalists at this year’s African Video games with $2000 and $3000 for solitary and crew sporting activities respectively.
Professor Twumasi, who made this acknowledged in an interview with GNA Sports explained, though the greatest reward a nation could give to its athletes was to don the countrywide colours, it was crucial to also give a token in appreciation of their tough work.
“A budget was sent to the Govt by the Ministry of Youth and Sports activities and it has been permitted, with a bonus structure for the specific or single sports as very well as the staff athletics like the soccer, baton and the relaxation.
“It has been authorised that any athlete who wins gold in the one sports activities would get paid $3000, with silver and bronze medalist receiving $2000 and $1000 respectively.
“With the team sports activities, each member of the team would be rewarded with $2000 for winning gold, with silver and bronze medal winners having $1500 and $1000 respectively”.
Accra, Aug. 13
GNA– The Govt through the Ministry of Youth and Sports activities (MoYS) and the
Countrywide Sports activities Authority (NSA) has authorised approximately $1.28m budget for
Group Ghana, forward of the 12thAfrican Online games in Rabat, Morocco.
which handles all fees for the 14 sporting disciplines as nicely as coaches
and officers for the occasion was made regarded by Professor Peter Twumasi Director
Normal of the National Sports Authority (NSA) in an interview with GNA Sports activities.
In accordance to
the NSA Director Common Prof. Twumasi, who is also the Chairman for the
Global Online games and Competitions Committee (IGCC), it was extremely important
the budget was manufactured acknowledged to Ghanaians just after it was agreed by the Youth and
Sporting activities Ministry headed by Mr. Isaac Kwame Asiamah.
“The IGCC staff
has done a wonderful task considering the fact that it was inaugurated to oversee all issues relating to
the upcoming African Online games in morocco.
“We offered a
spending budget to the Govt by the Youth and Sports Ministry and we have
gotten approval and it is incredibly important we produced it accessible to Ghanaians,
given that some of the disciplines would be leaving the shores of Ghana on Wednesday
14th August, 2019.
The mentor of the Ghana U-20 team, Black Satelittes, Yaw Preko, has named an 18-guy squad to stand for Ghana at the All Africa online games.
Ghana have a very long record of doing properly at the All Africa video games, profitable the Football occasion in the 2013 version.
The advancement of the Black Satellites is vital to the foreseeable future of the Black Stars as the finest generations of Black Stars squad trace their roots down to productive development from the U-20 stage.
The squad characteristics some gamers from the earlier U-17 crew that represented the country at the U-17 world championships in India 2 a long time in the past.
Coach Yaw Preko very first names an 18 male squad that soon after trimming down his past 27-man squad for the game titles.
The full squad : 1.Adjetey Daniel Adrian 2.Awudu Tahiru 3.Ibrahim Danlad 4.Baffour Elvis Kyei 5.Umar Basit Abdul Rahman 6.Asare Frederick 7.Toku Emmanuel 8.Abubakar Haruna 9.Adams Mohammed 10.Amoah Kobina 11.Opoku Kwadwo 12.Anim Mathew 13.Gyamfi Isaac 14.Issah Ibrahim 15.Sulley Mohammed 16.Yakubu Najeed 17.Osei Philip 18.Kubi Appiah
The Ghana Black Satellites leave the nation for Morocco on August 13 together with 4 other disciplines going to represent Ghana.
Ghana have been drawn in team B along with Mali, Burundi and Senegal.
The tournament kicks off on the 16th of August and Ghana begin their campaign on the 21st of August as they deal with Burundi in their very first group sport.
Daniel Frimpong, Day by day Guide’s match coordinator
13 media residences and a few media coaching institutions have confirmed their participation for the maiden version of the countrywide media games, which is scheduled for Saturday, August 17 at the El-Wak Stadium.
Participating teams will contend in seven sporting disciplines in both adult men and ladies types.
The occasion, which is in collaboration with the National Sports Authority (NSA), will see the overall media household consider home a money prize of GH¢10,000, a large trophy and the bragging legal rights as ‘National Media Video games Champion 2019’.
The function will provide the public the prospect to see and cheer their favorite Television set and radio personalities to victory.
It is anticipated to be the most significant gathering of state and private-owned media, as nicely as Ghana’s prime media teaching establishments, in a single position to network and contend.
The collaborating media homes are DGN (Each day Guide Community), Media Normal, New Instances Corporation, Kencity Media, Ghana News Agency (GNA), Course Media Group, World-wide Media Alliance, Ghana Broadcasting Corporation (GBC), Praise Tv, Residence Foundation Tv set, Metro Tv, Angel Broadcasting Community and Television set Africa, with the Ghana Institute of Journalism (GIJ), the National Movie & Television Institute (NAFTI) and the African College University of Interaction (AUCC) as collaborating media instruction institutions.
They will compete in athletics, soccer, volley ball, apple-in-a-line and tug-of-war. Trophies and medals will be presented for each individual self-control.
This year’s topic ‘Rise Higher than the Noise’ is intended to deal with the canker of pirated materials and to persuade the generation of neighborhood contents.
Andre Dede Ayew, the Captain of Senior Nationwide Staff, the Black Stars, on Friday, donated assorted items to the National Underneath-20 staff, the Black Satellites at Prampram, as they get ready for up coming month’s African Video games in Rabat, Morocco.
The donation and check out was aspect of Ayew’s prepare to persuade and inspire the Black Satellites as they get ready for the quadrennial Video games.
The products incorporate a bag of rice, electricity drinks, Malta Guinness and five cartons of Voltic Mineral water to the staff.
The Swansea City Attacker inspired and determined the players expressing “do your very best and make Ghana proud”.
The 29-calendar year-old who captained the U20 staff and gained the coveted trophy in 2009 in Egypt also interacted with the specialized crew.
Meanwhile, the Common Captain of the Black Stars, Asamoah Gyan also visited the staff yesterday to share his results tale to encourage the young gamers.
In a time when mother and father all around the entire world are getting ever more worried about how substantially time their kids are investing in front of the computer system monitor enjoying well known movie online games like Fortnite, a single Canadian father is sparking controversy for supporting his son’s eSports profession, likely as far as pulling him out of college so he could dedicate much more time to video online games.
Dave Herzog, a 49-calendar year-previous entrepreneur from Sudbury, Canada, has been “breeding” his son, Jordan, for an eSports job for more than a 10 years.
A longtime gamer himself, Dave promises that he set a gaming controller in his son’s hands when he was just three years previous, and it did not just take very long for him to clearly show that he experienced a genuine present for gaming.
By age 7, he was previously a proficient Halo participant, and at age 10 he was presently dominating nearby gamers that Dave himself experienced set him in contact with. But it was when Jordan received his first Halo tournament, which acquired him $2,000 truly worth of gaming apparel, that Dave Herzog recognized his son could make a job out of it.
“A gentle-bulb went off,” Dave a short while ago advised The Boston World. “Once he commenced profitable, it was simple to go all in.”
16-12 months-previous Jordan “Crimz” Herzog is now one particular of the world’s most profitable Fortnite gamers, and getting competent for this year’s Earth Fortnite Championship along with 200 other gamers from about the entire world, he stands to win a share of the $30 million prize pool. But though his father statements he has an innate present for gaming, his success isn’t all expertise. Jordan spends amongst 8 to 10 several hours each day participating in Fortnite, eats in front of his computer so he can look at YouTube movies and discuss with his teammates, and attends faculty courses on-line, so he does not loose also substantially time away from the keyboard.
Dave Herzog took Jordan out of university previous 12 months, about the preliminary protests of his mother, and does not regret his determination one particular bit. In reality, immediately after Jordan skilled for this year’s primary Fortnite match, he emailed his aged university to enable them know how a great deal money Jordan stands to make if he destinations nicely sufficient. There was some controversy bordering his conclusion, with men and women accusing him of baby abuse, but he statements it’s only a matter of notion. If it was athletics or piano, individuals would be great with it, but because it is video clip online games, it’s abuse, he states.
The 49-year-outdated admits that due to the fact of his life-style, Jordan may well not experience the lifetime of a typical teen, but the reward is apparently really worth the sacrifices.
“I’m not an idiot,” Dave mentioned. “I know there is social interactions that you, me, most people experienced that he’s heading to skip out on, but he’s obtained a key moment appropriate now, and we have bought to consider advantage of it.”
As for Jordan, he feels lucky to have a father that supports him the way Dave does. He himself is conscious that his mission out on a ton of factors, like sitting close to with his friends at university, but he has come to see this as a necessary sacrifice. His target is to make ample funds to not have to do the job for most of his everyday living, and if that suggests investing most of his time in his place participating in video game titles, then so be it.
“Friends appear and go and things, but this could be my profession and my overall potential,” Jordan told The Boston World.
Crimz has so far gained all-around $60,000 from gaming, which his father options to devote on his behalf, but this is only the starting. Dave thinks his son has the opportunity to make a beneficial career for himself, 1 that arrives with fame, satisfaction and earnings that could 1 working day arrive at into the thousands and thousands.
This all what Africa is aware of blame game titles and prolonged speech
Africa have Wonderful Speakers with good speeches but we Africans are greedy , selfish and funds mindful .Our mentality, mindset and perspective is practically nothing to produce dwelling about. We need to stop blaming our predicament on the whites and be critical and also perform on our attitudes, mentality and mentality