President Akufo-Addo Commends Ghana’s Contingent for Outstanding Performance at 13th Africa Games

Nation Achieves Historic Milestone with 68 Medals.

President Akufo-Addo extends his warmest congratulations to the nation’s contingent for their stellar performances at the 13th Africa Games held in Accra in 2023. Ghana’s achievement of sixty-eight medals, including nineteen gold, twenty-nine silver, and twenty bronze, marks a historic milestone in the country’s sporting history, underscoring the dedication, perseverance, and unwavering commitment to excellence exhibited by the Ghanaian athletes.

The President’s commendation extends not only to the medal-winning athletes but also to the entire Ghanaian team whose collective efforts have brought glory to the nation and served as an inspiration to aspiring sports personalities nationwide. The President attributes this unprecedented success to the relentless determination and hard work of the athletes, who have showcased the very best of Ghana to the world stage.

Acknowledging the pivotal role played by coaches, officials, and support staff, President Akufo-Addo expresses profound gratitude for their invaluable contributions in preparing and guiding the sports team throughout their journey to victory. Their tireless efforts and dedication have been instrumental in shaping Ghana’s triumph at the prestigious event, setting a new standard for excellence in sports development.

The President’s message also extends to the people of Ghana, thanking them for their unwavering belief in the government’s ability to host the Games for the first time in history. Despite doubts and naysayers, the nation’s resolve remained unshaken, culminating in a successful and memorable event that showcased Ghana’s potential on the global sports arena.

He called for continued investment in sports development, emphasizing its role as a tool for national unity and development. The success of the 13th Africa Games serves as a catalyst to empower youth and build a stronger, healthier, and more prosperous Ghana for future generations, ensuring that the legacy of Ghana’s sporting achievements will inspire countless others to dream big and pursue their aspirations with unwavering determination.