An Engineering, Procurement, and Construction (EPC) procedure has commenced for the construction of a new 50,000 capacity Olympic Stadium for 2023 All Africa Games in Ghana.
The stadium expectes to cost $200 million will be sited at Borteyman in the Greater Accra Region.
A 9-member committee including the Ghana Olympic Committee (GOC) President Ben Nunoo Mensah, Reks Brobbey, an Olympian, Dr. Emmanuel Owusu Ansah, an adviser to the Minister of Youth and Sports, Ms. Eva Otchere, a legal practitioner, Dan Kweku Yeboah, a sports journalist and Dr. Kwaku Ofosu Asare, a lecturer/researcher at GIMPA has been appointed to organize the event dubbed the African Olympic Games.
They were sworn in at the Jubilee House on Monday where the President Nana Akufo-Addo urged them to handle the successful hosting and staging of the 13th All African Games, the Olympic Games of Africa in Ghana.
Dr. Asare is the chairman with Dr. Ansah serving as Chief Operating Officer.
By: D. N. A. MENSAH, Daily Mail GH