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Central Gonja District Football Association inaugurated

The Northern Regional Football Association (NRFA) chairman Alhaji Abu Hassan Rhyzo has led some Regional Executive Council (ExCo) members of the NRFA to inaugurate the Central Gonja District Football Association.

The event took place on Saturday 5th December, 2020 at the Central Gonja District Assembly hall in Buipe in the Savanna Region.

Speaking in his address, Alhaji Abu Hassan Rhyzo implored the sworn-in Executive Council members of the Central Gonja Football Association to show a lot of commitment and sacrifice most especially their time, energy and resources to ensure that they achieve their set and targeted objectives.

He stressed the need for the Executive Council to set up working committees to help the association smoothly carry out its activities.

The Black Satellites Management committee member urged the ExCo members to ensure that there is unity within their ranks since ‘football is a team sport’.

“For me, it is the only way the DFA would achieve its set and targeted objectives”, he stated.

Alhaji Rhyzo also encouraged the ExCo members to collaborate with key stakeholders in the game, with emphasis on the Ghana Education Service (GES) and parents in particular to help build a strong relationship among them.

Chairman of the Central Gonja District Football Association Awudu Dokurugu in his welcoming address appealed to the chiefs and other stakeholders to help the association acquire a new office to help facilitate their mission of discovering talents in the district.

He appreciated the NRFA chairman’s role in him becoming the chairman of the Central Gonja District Football Association and discovering his interest in football administration.

Chairman for the occasion, Chief Kuipo Harrison Salifu in his closing remarks urged the incoming executives to be disciplined in carrying out their duties for the DFA.

The former chairman of the Northern Regional Second Cycle Sports Federations urged the executives to exhibit unity among themselves since football is a team sport.

Source: NRFA Communication Bureau/

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