Nana Addo who bred at Ga Mashie, Swalaba interacted with the boxers, Richard Commey, Fred Lawson and Duke Micah and their managers as well as members of the Ghana Boxing Authority pledged.
President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo guaranteed the support of his government towards the revival of boxing and other lesser known sports in Ghana.
According to Akufo-Addo, his commitment is evidenced in the 100% increment in the budgetary allocation for the Sports Ministry this year to embark on the development of other sporting disciplines than football.
“We have had outstanding talents and champions in athletics, boxing, table tennis, amongst others and it is about time we nurtured all the talents in our country to make it possible for people who have the ability and talent in these disciplines also to emerge”, the President said.
By Sammy Heywood Okine