The Ghana Football Association has officially received a mandate from the Confederation of African Football to host the 2018 Women's African Cup of Nations.
Ghana's Black Queens on Friday beat South Africa 1-0 in their third place contest at the Africa Women's Championship (AWC) in Cameroun.
Ghana's Black Queens are out of contention for the Africa Women's Championship(AWC) title after losing their semi-final game 0-1 to Cameroun on Tuesday.
Black Queens midfielder Priscilla Otchere says they are not intimadated by playing Cameroun infront of their teeming home fans, rather, they are fired up to maintain their dominance over a side they have consistently beaten.
Defender Cynthia Adobea has been ruled out of Ghana's final group game against Mali on Saturday.
Elizabeth Addo, the stand-in captain for the Black Queens says the team is poised for a winagainst Mali in their final Group B game on Saturday.
Coach Yussif Basigi says his Black Queens are ready to face Nigeria in their second Group B game at the Africa Women's Championship taking place in Cameroon.