# Ghana

This year
Visa delays leave African nurses in Ireland isolated from family
Nurses migrating to Ireland to fill vacancies say housing crisis, cultural differences and visa process delays might push them to leave.
HSE kept recruiting nurses from African countries added to WHO list of vulnerable workforces
The Vice President of Zimbabwe has called international recruitment of healthcare workers a crime against humanity.
Chris Hughton named head coach of Ghana
The former Republic of Ireland international and Brighton boss has a new role.
Last year
Suarez torments Ghana, but is left in tears as Uruguay crash out in remarkable late twist
In the end the only happiness was glorying in others’ despair, writes Gavin Cooney from the Al Janoub Stadium in Qatar.
Luis Suarez refuses to apologise for 2010 handball ahead of Ghana showdown
Uruguay striker says he has no regrets, despite some Ghanaians viewing him as ‘the devil’.
Ghana hold off South Korea fightback in five-goal battle to revive World Cup hopes
Two goals from Mohammed Kudus helped Ghana to a vital win.
Group H: The Ronaldo Show begins as Hughton's Ghana seek revenge on Luis Suarez and Uruguay
In the last of our series, we focus on Group H, where Portugal, Uruguay, Ghana, and South Korea face-off.
Richarlison on the double as Brazil hammer Ghana in friendly
Marquinhos was also on target in a 3-0 win for Brazil.
Chris Hughton lands new role with Ghana ahead of World Cup qualifying play-off
The former Republic of Ireland International has been named as Ghana’s technical advisor.
Ex-Southampton midfielder's late goal settles AFCON's first heavyweight contest
Morocco got the better of Ghana this afternoon.
All time
Photos: A look inside the world of Fair Trade and the people behind it in Ghana
Fair Trade is an arrangement designed to help producers in developing countries achieve better trading conditions.
Tunisia end 54-year losing streak with shoot-out success over Ghana
They’ll now face Africa Cup of Nations debutants Madagascar in the quarter-finals.
Former UN Secretary General Kofi Annan has died following a short illness
He was 80 years old.
Cameroon edge Avram Grant's Ghana to book a place in 2017 Africa Cup of Nations decider
Their 2-0 win sets up a clash with Egypt in a repeat of the 2008 final.
London woman loses life savings after being targeted by 'romance scammers'
Over the course of two years, she sent more than £65,000 (€75,000) to a man in Ghana.
Suspect in murder of Eastenders actor and her two sons to be extradited to UK
The bodies of Sian Blake and her sons were discovered in the garden of their home in London last month.
Suspect in murder of Eastenders actress set to face extradition after being found hiding in Ghana
Sian Blake and her two children were found dead in her home last week.
Partner arrested over death of Eastenders actress - reports
Arthur Simpson-Kent last spoke to detectives on 16 December.
The best photoshops of Gervinho's refusal to watch the AFCON final shootout
The Ivorian winger couldn’t bear to look as his team ended their African Cup of Nations drought last night.
Goalkeeper scores winning penalty as Ivory Coast's 23-year wait for African glory ends
After a goalless draw, penalties were needed to decide the final.
Yaya Toure almost broke the net as Ivory Coast progressed to the AFCON final today
Goals from Yaya Toure and Gervinho helped the Ivorians beat DR Congo 3-1.
The 10 most memorable moments of the 2014 World Cup
Robin van Persie, Luis Suarez and Tim Howard all created their unique storylines at what was a wonderful tournament.
Greece players ask for their World Cup bonuses to be put towards training complex
Admirable gesture from the players who are preparing for a round of 16 tie against Costa Rica.
There's been torrential rainfall in Recife today ahead of Germany v USA
The northern city has been hit by a downpour with just hours until the crucial Group G encounter.
Ghana embroiled in match-fixing scandal after The Telegraph/Channel 4 sting
African side sure to be affected as they look to qualify for the knock-out round.
Watch out, Gilesy! Rihanna impresses with astute analysis of the World Cup
Pop-star puts some pundits to shame by offering deep, well-read opinions on a number of games.
Klose receives Ronaldo praise after a record-equalling night in Fortaleza
The German striker scored his 15th World Cup goal to rescue a 2-2 draw against Ghana.
Germany v Ghana, World Cup Group G
We followed what was an incredible game as Jogi Löw’s side looked to make it two wins from two.
Brilliance of Suarez brings only bitter memories for Ghana ahead of Germany clash
The Black Stars are again carrying African hopes in this World Cup, and tomorrow they must shine.
Ghana v United States, World Cup Group G
We followed all the action in what proved an incredibly-dramatic clash in Natal.
Politicians show their World Cup support on social media
German Chancellor Angela Merkel poses with Lukas Podolski after Germany victory.
Ireland remain 67th in latest FIFA World Rankings
World champions Spain are top, although many of their potential challengers in 2014 have gained ground.
World Cup 2014 qualifying: 10 talking points
Hats off to Bosnia-Herzegovina, Iceland and Ghana, while France are firing again..
'They have holes and they break easily': Ghana recalls 120 million condoms
Tests on the Chinese-manufactured condoms have shown that they have holes and are prone to breaking.
"These are the countries where I'm the least known" - Bill Gates visits Ghana
The foundation set up by Bill Gates has been on a high-profile campaign to improve health in poor countries.
Column: The 'vulture fund' eyeing Argentina - and what it means for other indebted states
A New York court will today influence the economic future of Argentina in a case that will have wide-ranging ramifications for other indebted nations, writes Nessa Ní Chasaide.
Former Premier League star John Pantsil denies stabbing wife
The former West Ham and Fulham man’s wife was stabbed in the eye on Friday.
AFCON round-up: Ghana denied by Congo, Eagles flying high
After no goals on the opening day, there were five scored in Group B’s first set of matches.
UN court orders release of Argentine ship in Ghana
The ARA Libertad training ship was seized in October in the port of Tema as collateral for unpaid bonds dating from Argentina’s economic crisis a decade ago.
Extract: Black humour, Scud-Burgers, bitter coffee - life in the Lebanon
In his new book, Tom Clonan details the ups and downs of his tour of peacekeeping duty in Lebanon in the 1990s and how ‘Mary Robinson wears no knickers’ becomes a common greeting…