President of the Ghana Football Association, Mr E S Okraku has inspected site for the construction of a new Astro Turf in the Upper East Regional Capital Bolga.
The project which is part of the the FIFA Forward 1.0 program will see the construction of two Astro Turfs with the other in Prampram.
As part of efforts by the Kurt Administration to nurture the interest of the youth in the country in football, Kurt Okraku visited the site in Bolga.
Speaking to residence in Winkogo the FA President said” It is going to unearth the hidden talents in this Region. My prayer is that the RFA together with Stakeholders will work hand-in-hand with me, so that as we continue to unearth the hidden talents in the Region, we will be able to help them develop their talents and then represent our country”
The visit to one of the regions that unearth football talents- is to also brief the Executive Council Members of the Regional Football Association(RFA), the happenings and activities of the Ghana FA and highlights on construction of Soccer Center of Excellence in the Region.
The GFA President was accompanied by GFA Executive Council member, Mr. Oduro Sarfo and the Northern Regional Football Association Chairman, Alhaji Hassan Abu Rhyzo.
The team will move to Yendi tomorrow to pay a courtesy call on Yaa-Naa the Overlord of Dagbon.
By: Sey Mubarick