Accra, March 4, GNA - Mr. Ben Nunoo Mensah,
President of the Ghana Olympic Committee (GOC), has appealed to corporate Ghana
to support the nation’s quest for her first gold medal at the Olympic Games.
According to the president of the GOC, this can be achieved by supporting the youth to blossom through sports by empowering them with packages to become Olympic champions.
Addressing the press at the media launch of the Tokyo 2020 summer Olympic Games, he said one of the challenges of the nation, is insufficient funds to cater for the athletes and officials.
“But if there was early planning and preparations, some of these problems could be avoided,” he added.
He expressed appreciation to companies like Cocoa From Ghana, Pay Switch and other sponsors of the GOC, who have supported their participation in the Olympic Games.
Mr. Nunoo Mensah hinted that Chefs Du Missions were appointed on time to programme and plan towards upcoming international Games, and the recent 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang were Ghana was represented by USA based Akwesi Frimpong gave the country much attraction and attention.