Seth Panwum Chairs National Sports Authority (NSA) Board

    Former General Manager of Wa All Stars, now Legon Cities FC, Seth Panwum has been appointed Board Chairman of the National Sports Authority (NSA).

    Seth Panwum, who served as a member of the Kwadwo Baah Agyemang led board at the NSA between 2017 and 2020, has been elevated to chair the board of the sports authority for the next four years.

    The technical advisor to the Vice President of the Republic, Dr Mahamadu Bawumia, will be joined by 14 others on the board including Naa Odofoley Nortey, a former member of the now-defunct Normalisation Committee of the Ghana FA. He has about 25 years of experience as a sports administrator.

    Other members of the board include the director-general of the NSA, Professor Peter Twumasi, President of the Ghana Olympic Committee, Ben Nunoo Mensah, and Samson Deen of the National Paralympic Committee.

    The Security Services Sports Association and Tertiary institutions will be represented on the board by Col. Frank Kwesi Agyeman and Ahmed Jinapor Abdulai respectively.

    Full membership of the board:

    Seth Panwun – Chairman of the Board

    Professor Peter Twumasi – Director-General of the National Sports Authority.

    Noah Bagerbaseh Bukari – Director of the National Sports College, Winneba

    Eric Mensah Bonsu – Ministry of Youth and Sports

    Gladys Mamtee Osabutey – Ministry of Finance

    Eric Nkansah – Ministry of Education

    Col. Frank Kwesi Agyeman – Security Services Sports Association

    Ahmed Jinapor Abdulai – Tertiary institutions

    Samson Deen – President, National Paralympic Committee

    Ben Nunoo Mensah – President, Ghana Olympic Committee

    Stanley Blankson Jnr – Minister’s nominee

    Emmanuel Tuffour – Minister’s nominee

    Nana Yaw Sarkodie Aboagye – President’s nominee

    Naa Odofoley Nortey QCL – President’s nominee

    Johnso Kwaku Adu – President’s nominee.

    A letter signed by Chief of Staff, Akosua Frema Opare on October 4, 2021, tasked the Ministry of Youth and Sports to swear in the members into office.

    From Sammy Heywood Okine

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