Ghana Hockey Federation lauds club sponsors

Accra, The Ghana Hockey Federation (GHF) through its President Mr. Richard Akpokavie has lauded the sponsors of the various clubs participating in the upcoming African Cup for club championship (ACCC) slated for the Theodosia Okoh Hockey Pitch from 20th-28th January, 2018.

Mr. Akpokavie at a press conference today was full of praise for the Ghana Police Service, Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA), Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT) for their immense contribution to their teams.

The various clubs are being sponsored by institutions and they have sponsored their teams to various tournaments and this tournament as well.

Institutions like the Police Service, GRA, and SSNIT have their teams playing in this tournament and have fully sponsored their training and all they needed and it’s time we appreciate their efforts for the wonderful work they are doing.

Through their sponsorship they are promoting hockey in Ghana and bringing hockey closer to the people of Ghana, he added.

This year’s tournament, which is the 30th edition and the fourth time being hosted by Ghana would see in the males’ category the GRA Hockey team and the Trustees Hockey team battling it out with clubs from Egypt and Nigeria, with the GRA and Police Hockey female teams coming face to face with clubs from Kenya and Nigeria.

Ghana has successfully hosted the Annual Hockey Championship in 1995, 2002 and 2010.

Source: Ghana News Agency

   

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