President Akufo-Addo owns sports academy - Abukari Damba reveals

By Haruna Mubarak
Abukari Damba
Abukari Damba

Former Blackstars Goalkeeper, Abubari Damba has disclosed the President of Ghana, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has established a sports academy which seeks to discover and nurture youthful talents.

Abukari Damba disclosed that the love of sports influenced the President to establish a sports academy called 'WillyAddo Sports'.

Abukari Damba is the technical director of the academy.

“I am currently working on a sports project for President Nana Akufo Addo, named WillyAddo Sports, that seeks to discover and nurture youthful talents”, Abubari Damba told Accra based Happy FM in an interview on Monday, July 16, 2018.

He said "President Akufo-Addo loves sports and wants the game to develop that is why he has formed the academy."

Football activities, especially, the local league, is halted following ace investigative Journalist, Anas Aremeyaw Anas' investigative piece which uncovered gigantic corruption in the game.