PHOTOS: IBF Lightweight champion Commey visits Prez Akufo-Addo, gets 50k and a car
President Akufo-Addo has given new IBF Lightweight champion Richard Commey Fifty Thousand Ghana Cedis(50,000) and a car.
Commey knocked out his Russian opponent Isa Chaniev, in round 2 to claim the IBF title last month.
He became the 9th Ghanaian to win a title at the world stage. The others are David Kotey Poison, Azumah Nelson, Nana Yaw Konadu, Ike Quartey, Alfred Kotey, Joshua Clottey, Joseph Agbeko, Isaac Dogboe.
Today he paid a courtesy call to the Presidency where President Akufo-Addo gifted him a sum of GHC50,000 and a car.
Commey also thanked the President but asked him to pay attention to the sport.