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Akufo-Addo congratulates Team Ghana for outstanding peformannces at 2023 African Games

By Vincent Ashitey
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President Akufo-Addo has congratulated the athletes who participated in the just-ended 2023 African Games, hailing them for showcasing the very best of Ghana to the world.

In a statement released via his social media handles on Saturday, March 23, 2024, following the conclusion of the tournament, President Akufo-Addo commended the athletes for their outstanding performances, dedication, and unwavering commitment to excellence.

Team Ghana won 68 medals comprising 19 gold, 29 silver and 20 bronze. This is the largest haul in the nation's history.

"To each and every member of the Ghanaian team, I commend you for your dedication, perseverance, and unwavering commitment to excellence. Your excellent achievements have not only brought glory to our nation, but have also inspired a new generation of sports persons across our beloved country. You have showcased the best of Ghana to the world," the President stated.

He emphasized that their achievements had not only brought glory to the nation but had also served as an inspiration to the entire country.

The President also expressed his gratitude to the coaches, officials, and support staff who played integral roles in preparing and guiding the athletes throughout their journey. He acknowledged their tireless efforts, which had been instrumental in shaping the historic triumph witnessed at the games.

Furthermore, President Akufo-Addo extended his appreciation to the people of Ghana for their unwavering support and belief in the nation's ability to host such a prestigious event.