Athletics News of Saturday, 1 June 2019
The Deputy Minister for Youth and Sporting activities Hon Perry Curtis Kwabla Okudzeto has recommended actress Yvonne Okoro for satisfying her guarantee to reward the Senior Women’s Soccer team, the Black Queens with an total of $10,000 for profitable bronze medal at the just finished WAFU Zone B match in Ivory Coast.
It was the hope of the Deputy Minister that the gesture will not only inspire the crew to achieve more in future tournaments but also affect corporate establishments to appear on board and assist Govt endeavours in the improvement of gals soccer.
Hon Okudzeto designed this contact when the actress offered a cheque of $10,000 to the crew right after the latter offered the bronze medals they won at the WAFU Zone B event.
Ms. Yvonne Okoro had before promised the Black Queens an amount of money $10, 000 token should really the crew get to the semi ultimate stage of the WAFU event.
The Deputy Minister congratulated the workforce for the bronze profitable feat and tasked the workforce to establish on the general performance for foreseeable future tournaments.
Getting been amazed by the performance exhibited by the workforce at the match, the Deputy Minister declared that “a package for the team” will quickly be introduced by the Ministry for the workforce for bringing property a medal.
On behalf of the participating in Entire body, Captain Of the team, Dumehasi Fafali expressed the team’s gratitude to the ministry and Actress Yvonne Okoro for the help in advance of and all through the match.
Current at the shorter ceremony have been the Main Director of the Ministry, Mr. Frank Quist, a member of the Normalization Committee, Mrs. Naa Odofoley, Head Coach Mercy Tagoe-Quarcoo and other users of the complex team.