By Emmanuel Asante Attakora, GNA
Accra, April 13 GNA - Youssef Delileche, Algerian ambassador to Ghana has presented a 15 draft agreement to the Minister of Youth and Sports Mr Isaac Kwame Asiamah seeking to partner Ghana in sports development.
Delileche in an interview with Ghana News Agency (GNA) sports said the agreement presents a lot of opportunities for both countries.
“The partnership is mainly between sports institutions of both countries, aimed at the development of training staffs in sports to develop the major national teams in football, athletics and infrastructure.
“This agreement will also help deepen the relationship between the countries…that is why we deem it fit to have such a partnership.”
Mr Asiamah was optimistic that the agreement would benefit both countries as his Ministry is committed to youth and sports development.
“This will create opportunities for young people…it is good for the future and would help to realize the dream this government has for the youth.
“We want to use the youth to transform the country and we will achieve that through sports…it’s an avenue to create employment through the various sporting disciplines in the country”.
According to Mr Asiamah, the youth would be “engaged productively to become more useful and productive to help drive the nation forward”.