Four more companies have joined the list of corporate bodies that have thrown
their weight behind the second edition of Women In Sports Association (WISA)
The companies like
Special Ice Mineral Water, Paradise PAC, Indomie Instant Noodles have now
joined Ghandour Cosmetics, the first sponsor for the event.
Commodore, Executive Director of WISA, express appreciation to corporate organisation
for supporting the 2018 WISA Awards.
According to Madam
Commodore, her outfit would ensure that, the companies, have the needed
milleage for the sponsorship of the event.
She said members of
the Black Queens, who are preparing for the 2018 African Women’s Championships
would be in attendance to support their coach, Mrs. Mercy Tagoe Quarcoo and colleague,
Pricilla Adobea who would be honoured on the night.
Madam Commodore said,
corporate bodies are realising their good works and gradually pumping in the
needed support for female athletes.
This year, 26 sports
personalities from the sports field, in administration, management, media,
supporters and retired would be honoured at the multi purpose court of the
Accra Sports Stadium.
The event would be
preceded by a Health Walk from the stadium to Danquah Circle and back, with
demonstration of some sports like netball and taekwondo, rugby by females.
The nominees for the
2018 Awards are Victoria Dowuona – Tennis, Samira Suleimana – Football Charity,
Phillipina Frimpong – Administration, Mercy Tagoe Quarcoo – Football, Veronica
Commey – Media, Memunatu Suleimana – Football, Catherine Morton – Education, Gloria Peprah – Media,
Hor Halutie – Athletics, Cylia Baah Danso – Table Tennis and Irene Yarboi – Hockey.
The others are
Rosemary Ametepe – Boxing, Madam Alice Attipoe – Administration, Black Queens –
Football, Gladys Patterson – Supporter, Amy Fynn – Thompson – Media, Helena Williams – Coaching,
Mary Ennoo – Badminton, Akosua Nkansah – Para Badminton, Ali Ayishatu Zakaria –
Media and Priscilla Adubea – Football.
The rest are Kaya
Forson – Swimming, Rafatu Inusah – Rugby, Nadia Darley Sackitey – Taekwondo and
Cynthia Lamptey – Handball.