Tag Archives: Prof. Francis Dodoo

Ben Nunoo Mensah is new GOC boss after defeating Prof. Dodoo in polls


President of the Ghana Weightlifting Federation, Ben Nunoo Mensah, is the new President of the Ghana Olympic Committee after winning the elections held on Wednesday at the Alisa Hotel in Accra. Mensah got 33 votes while Prof. Dodoo got 28 votes. The elections were to decide on the new leadership of the Committee for a four-year term after the previous ...

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“We could not meet all our 2015 objectives”- GOC boss Francis Dodoo


President of the Ghana Olympic Committee, Prof. Francis Dodoo, says the entity could not meet all its targets for the 2015 calendar year. The GOC has been supervising activities of the various sporting federations (with the exception of football) this year in relation to their activities. According to Prof. Dodoo, some of the objectives for the year were met. “This ...

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Have patience for our athletes- Prof. Dodoo


President of the Ghana Athletics Association, Prof. Francis Dodoo, has said the nation should be supportive of the emerging crop of athletes and allow them to grow in the sport so they can be huge successes in the future. Ghana presented young athletes like Martha Bissah, Flings Owusu-Agyapong, Gemma Acheampong and Nadia Eke at the Commonwealth Games and the African ...

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“Experience helped Bissah win gold in China”- GOC Boss

Professor Francis Dodoo

The President of the Ghana Olympic Committee, Professor Francis Dodoo has said that experience from competition was behind Martha Bissah’s gold medal feat in the 2014 Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, China. Bissah won the Women’s 800m in a time of 2.04.90 seconds to give Ghana her first Olympic gold medal of any kind and Prof. Dodoo explained that exposure ...

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