Honourable Kobena Mensah Woyome, the Ranking Member on Parliament’s Youth, Sports and Culture Committee is calling on the public especially, government officials to remove politics from Sports to gain public support and ultimate results for victory.
Mr. Kobena Woyome explained that, there’s a need for everyone to remove partisan politics from sports in order to continue getting the support of all, so as to yield ultimate results for victory for Ghana football especially the Black Stars.
In a congratulation message from the Ranking Member, on behalf of the Minority NDC caucus in Parliament after the Black Stars of Ghana qualified for FIFA World Cup 2022 to take place in Qatar said, the ability to rise after the happenings in Cameroon during the 2021 African Cup of Nations tournament, from a position where many had written the team off, and to the extent that a decision to proceed to play Nigeria for a place in Qatar was seen as a mere formality.
According to Kobena Mensah Woyome, however the performance at both home and in far away Nigeria indicated a people with a resolve to get a change in the narrative for the better, and it was done with admiration, sweet victory.
The South Tongu Member of Parliament said, with Unity, Discipline and Dedication on the part of playing and management body, the sky is the limit .
The Black Stars of Ghana have defeated the Nigerian Super Eagles to qualify for the FIFA World Cup tournament to be staged in Qatar later this year.