President of the Confederation of African Football (CAF) Dr. Patrice Motsepe has arrived in Accra for a two-day visit.
The South African businessman who replaced Ahmad Ahmad in March this year was welcomed by the Ghana Football Association (GFA) boss Kurt Okraku.
“I feel honored to be in Ghana to participate in this Youth summit and also to meet the football community,” he said on his arrival.
“I feel very proud of Ghana and your achievements as a country.”
Quotes from @CAF_Online Prez Dr. Motsepe on his arrival in Ghana:
"I feel honored to be in Ghana to participate in this Youth summit and also to meet the football community"
"I feel very proud of Ghana and your achievements as a country" pic.twitter.com/pn799A6OIv
— Ghana Football Association (@ghanafaofficial) October 20, 2021
Dr. Motsepe will meet President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo Addo at a Dinner event in Accra on Wednesday evening to brainstorm on how to transform the African Youth and policies and programmes for the development of African Football.
The Ghana Football Association (GFA) will later organize a breakfast Meeting for him at the Kempinski Hotel where he will meet Youth and Sports Minister Mustapha Ussif (Hon.), Football stakeholders, GFA Executive Council Members, Corporate Ghana, past and present football administrators, and the media.
Dr. Patrice Motsepe will round up his visit with a donation at the Dworwulu Special School before a brief session with Ghana’s Sports Minister Mustapha Ussif (Hon.) on Thursday evening.
The Sports Media is to take note that there shall be an opportunity for a media interaction (Questions and Answers) at the Conference Room of the Ghana Football Association at midday on Thursday, October 21, 2021.
This is Dr. Patrice Motsepe’s first visit to Ghana since he was elected into office as President of CAF in March 2021.