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Your success is the nation's collective success - George Afriyie congratulates Kurt Okraku

By Vincent Ashitey
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Ghana Football Association (GFA) presidential aspirant George Afriyie has congratulated Kurt Okraku on his triumph in the GFA elections.

Kurt Okraku on earned enough votes to become the 24th President of Ghana football following an election held at the College of Physicians and Surgeons.

He pulled 93 votes of YES as against 26 delegates after George Afriyie had conceded defeat ahead of the third round.

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Despite not being able to fulfil his ambition to succeed Kwesi Nyantakyi, Geroge Afriyie has congratulated Kurt for doing so and has acknowledged delegates for choosing a leader for Ghana football.

"On a historic day for Ghana football such as this, I congratulate @kurtokraku on becoming our leader. Your success is the nation's collective success.

Thank you to all delegates who took part in the process.

Good luck to Ghana football!"

Meanwhile, other football clubs and personalities include Black Stars captain Dede Ayew, FIFA General Secretary Fatma Samoura, Hearts of Oak, Asante Kotoko have also congratulated the Dreams FC capo on his triumph.

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