Sports Minister Designate To Introduce Sports University.
The Sports minister designate, Hon. Mustapha Yussif on Thursday, February 25, discloses during his vetting that the country must have a sports university of which it will help to uplift the football fraternity on the land.
“We are going to put up an Olympic Village, which will include facilities that will serve as the University for Sports Development after the African Games ends,” he said.
According to him, this facility will be the first in West Africa and second in Africa as a whole.
Speaking before the Appointments Committee during his vetting, he noted “government is committed to hosting the best African Games in this country”.
He further disclosed that plans are far advanced to revive the Sports College in Winneba.
“Government is in the process of reviving the Winneba Sports College to meet international standards and bring in modern facilities to help reach the intended purpose of setting up the facility”.
The sports industry sees to it to be something which is going to help them so well.