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GOC, sporting federations share ideas on autonomy

Dignitaries present at the seminar (From left to right: Richard Akpokavi, former NSA boss Peter Kpordugbe, Sports Minister Dr. Mustapha Ahmed, GOC boss Prof. Francis Dodoo, current NSA boss Joe Kpenge) (Image credit: Citi Sports)

The Ghana Olympic Committee organised a seminar on Monday to discuss the concept of autonomy for the various sporting federations in the country. The GOC has been talking about getting the federations being independent form government influence in its internal workings in accordance with the IOC rules and regulations. General Secretary of the GOC, Richard Akpokavi, spoke on the necessity ...

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Marakech 2014: GOC boss praises GH athletes’ performances

GOC boss, Professor Francis Dodoo

The President of the Ghana Olympic Committee, Professor Francis Dodoo has hailed the efforts of Team Ghana’s athletes at the just-ended African Athletics Championships in Marakech, Morrocco. Ghana won six medals in the competition ( in Decathlon, Women’s 4x100m, Men’s 4x100m relay, Women’s Javelin throw, Women’s Triple Jump, Heptathlon) to equal its highest haul at the championships since the 2006 ...

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