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ENGLISH VERSION

Ben Nunoo Mensah retains seat as GOC President.

Ben Nunoo Mensah

The incumbent President of the Ghana Olympics Committee, Ben Nunoo Mensah, has retained his position to lead the Committee as President till 2024.

The Weightlifting Federation representative polled a total of 35 votes, leading his sole opponent Richard Akpokavie Esq from the Hockey Federation who only polled 28 votes.

Other executive positions elections that took place included that of the first Vice position, second and third Vice positions, Secretary-General, Treasurer, among others.

On the 1st Vice position, Paul Atchoe from the Volleyball Federation got 37 votes to secure the second big seat in the Olympic Committee. His opponent Mawuko Afadzinu from the Table Tennis Association garnered only 26 votes.

Ghana FA Executive Council member Frederick Acheampong garnered 41 votes to win the GOC Treasurer position beating his competitor Christopher Essifie who had 22 votes.

Find the Results of the 2021 Ghana Olympic Committee Elective Congress below:

PRESIDENT
1.Richard Akpokavie Esq - Hockey 28
2.Ben Nunoo Mensah - Weightlifting 35

1ST VICE
1.Mawuko Afadzinu - Table Tennis 26
2.Paul Atchoe - Volleyball 37

2ND VICE
Evans Yeboah - Badminton 12
Frederick Otu Lartey - Taekwondo 51

3RD VICE
Charles Osei Asibey - Armwrestling 23
Mohammed Mahadi - Fencing 40

SECRETARY-GENERAL
Richmond Quarcoo - Squash 22
Mohammed Sahnoon Esq - Cycling 41

Deputy Secretary-General

Hon. Ahmed Shaib - Weightlifting 44
Bawa Fuseini - Triathlon 19

TREASURER
Frederick Acheampong - Football 41

Christopher Essilfie - Olympian 22

DEPUTY TREASURER
Isaac Aboagye Duah - Tennis 41
Christopher Darko - Amankrah - Athletics 22

Five Representatives elected from National Federation’s affiliates to the International Federations recognized by the IOC and whose sports are included in the Olympic program:

Michael Aggrey - Golf
George Okoe Lamptey - Amateur Boxing
Albert Frimpong - Baseball
Emmanuel Tetteh - Judo
Delphina Quaye - Swimming

One elected member from a non-Olympic sports federation

Abdul Hayye - Bodybuilding (unopposed)

One elected member from a National Federation affiliated with the GOC

Samuel Ayer - SESSA 27
Dr.Bella Bello Bitugo - GUSA 36

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