Sports activities News of Tuesday, 28 Could 2019
The Chairperson for the Western Regional Athletics Committee (WRSC), Wilson Arthur, has indicated that his outfit will be the first to operationalize the 2016 Athletics Act totally as part of measures to take care of the damaged sports economy of the Western Location.
Mr Arthur indicated the WRSC needs to make sure the Western Regional Sports activities Committee operates via many interventions relatively than remaining expectant of some assist which will arrive from nowhere.
“We acquired the Sekondi Athletics Stadium in 2008 and we have allowed this financial investment to rot. Now we will need far more authorities resources to resolve it and sit aloof all over again for it to rot. We will need interventions and trustworthiness to draw in means and chances to produce our athletics economic system,” he claimed.
Arthur, who is the operator of Division A single Club, Skyy FC included that he is relying heavily on his ordeals of brokering sponsorship bargains like how he assisted Kotoko to protected a offer with MTN as nicely as GN Bank for the Division A single League sponsorship.
Mr Arthur’s aspiration is to operationalize the 45 lodge rooms offered at Sekondi Stadium, the Cafe, Athletics Wellness place and Clinic and Sporting activities Teaching University of Excellence which will develop coaches and referees for the districts, area, Ghana and further than.
Mr Wilson Arthur is the District Chief Executive (DCE) for Wassa East in the Western Area and doubles as the Dean for the Metropolitan, Municipal and District Main Executives (MMDCEs) of the Western Region. He was sworn into office as chairperson for Western Regional Athletics Committee (WRSC) predominantly due to the fact of his exclusive competencies of reviving a colts crew and guiding it to come to be a Division 1 football club.
His workforce Skyy FC has the greatest talents which he scouted from his district and now the group is playing in the Division One league.
“I crafted a common mini stadium with FIFA common grass pitch, fenced with switching rooms and a 500 seater VIP stand and yet another 500 seater well-known stand,” he said.
The WRSC will hold its initially stakeholders’ Resolution Workshop on Friday, Could 31, 2019, which will be led by Mr Magnus Rex Danquah, a sports administrator. The workshop will be chaired by Nana Kobina Nketsia V, Omanhen of Essikado, with Kwabena Okyere Darko Mensah, Western Regional Minister, being the host.
In attendance will be Kwadwo Baah Agyemang, Nationwide Sports Association (NSA) Board Chairperson, Isaac Kwame Asiamah, Sporting activities Minister, Hon OB Amoah, a deputy minister who is also a former deputy athletics minister, as properly as journalists from the Region, among other individuals.