modernghana logo

FEATURED STORY I Had A Sweet Dream: The Special Prosecutor Retrieved Over Gh20 Billion!...


Ministry of Youth and Sports takes delivery of footballs from Hyundai

19 July 2012 | Sports News

Accra, July 19, GNA - The Ministry of Youth and Sports has taken delivery of 234,000 footballs for distribution to the youth in Ghana, Nigeria and Senegal from Hyundai Motor Company of South Korea as part of the company's “I million Dream Balls for Africa” project.

The footballs, which are meant to promote and develop grassroots football in the three Africa countries is an initiative by the company to use football not just as a sport but also as a symbolism of hope and dreams of the children and youth in the sub-region.

Mr Akwasi Sarpong, head of Public Relations in a release issued on behalf of the Minister, Mr Clement Kofi Humado copied to GNA Sports in Accra on Thursday commended the Ghana Embassy in Korea for facilitating the donation to the recipient countries.

The Ministry has on behalf of the Ghana Government sent its gratefulness and appreciation to the Hyundai Motor Company for their kindness and generosity, adding that they look forward for more future collaborations between the Company and the Ministry.

Meanwhile the Ministry was making arrangements with the Embassy of Senegal and the Nigerian High Commission for the supply of their allocation of the balls.


Do you have a story for publication? Please email it to [email protected]

More Sports News

quot-img-1Some people want to love or marry, but they don't show dame well of it. Sitting, hoping and wishing will get you know where

By: Lawrence quot-img-1

Inter Bank Rates

Currency Buying Selling
U.S Dollar4.30104.3054
Pound Sterling5.56895.5772
Swiss Franc4.40624.4103
Canadian Dollar3.20043.2035
S/African Rand0.33210.3322
Australian Dollar3.20883.2158