E and J Promotions apologizes for crowd violence

Accra- The Management of E and J Promotions, have rendered an unqualified apology to all stakeholders in the boxing fraternity, after a crowd violence marred the World Boxing Organisation (WBO) Africa Super Bantamweight title fight between Isaac Sackey and Wasiru Mohammed last Saturday.

A statement released by the Management of E and J Promotions, said they were embarrassed by the incident, which resulted in casualties and damage to properties.

”Management of E and J Promotions, registers its unqualified apology to the management of the Bukom Boxing Arena, fans, sponsors and dignitaries who patronized the Bukom Boxing Arena to witness the ”Ultimate Expose 2” bout, between WBO Super Batam Weight Africa Champion Isaac Sackey and National Champion Mohammed Wasirua.k.a ”Gyata Bi for the unfortunate post bout incident,” it added.

The management of E and J Promotions in the statement added that, the said incident would be addressed at a press conference on Thursday, October 18, at the Alisa Hotel.

The Ghana Boxing Authority (GBA) has also commenced investigations into the cause of crowd violence that caused the abrupt end of last Saturday’s bout, as they would take proactive measures to punish culprit parties.

Source: Ghana News Agency