Sports News of Sunday, 19 November 2017
The Youth and Sports Ministry has congratulated the Ghanaian quartet who have been handed appointments in various position at the Confederation of Africa Football (CAF).
Ghana FA Vice President George Afriyie and former FA President Alhaji Jawula, were earlier handed new portfolios at the heart of the continent’s football governing body which has recently been followed by the appointments of Ibrahim Sannie-Daara and Anthony Baffoe as members of the Media Experts Panel and Deputy General Secretary respectively.
In letter signed by the Public Relations Officer of the Ministry of Youth and Sports, Elvis Adjei-Baah, the ministry expressed delight over the appointments and congratulated the appointees over their new roles.
“The Ministry of Youth and Sports (MOYS) wishes to congratulate all Ghanaians who have recently been appointed to serve in various capacities at the Continent’s soccer governing body, CAF.
“As a sector Ministry, we pride ourselves in the achievements of our men and women in the sports fraternity all over the world,” the statement read.
“By these recent appointments, we acknowledge the soaring feat of these Ghanaians in their respective new roles at CAF.”
MOYS assured the appointees of their support and readiness to assist them in the various capacities as they climb the zenith of Africa football.
“We would want to assure the appointees of Government’s fullest support and believe that their expertise and knowledge in the sport would be brought to bear on their new roles and subsequently help in our quest to develop and promote football in our country,” the statement assured.