Madam Gloria Commodore, Executive Director of the Women In Sports Association [WISA], Ghana on Tuesday met the top hierarchy of the National Sports Authority [NSA] at the Accra Sports Stadium to invite them to this year’s WISA Awards slated for September 2018.
Madam Commodore, a veteran journalist revealed that she loves and appreciates what the female sports women have been doing, and as such have taken upon herself to honour outstanding athletes who deserve awards.
She reckons that government alone cannot do everything, hence the decision by WISA to come on board to give a helping hand.
She thanked cosmetics giants, Ghandour Ghana Ltd for accepting to sponsor the 2018 WISA Awards and appealed to other companies to support women in sports.
Madam Commodore had a lengthy chat with Madam Phillipina Frimpong before meeting the Acting Director General, Mr. Bawa Mohammed and a board member of the NSA.
Their discussions centered around Women in Sports and the roles both parties can play to support girls, the youth and elderly sports women.
Madam Commodore later met some members of the Ghana Police Handball team, and advised them to take sports serious.
This year, WISA is rewarding 26 individuals for their roles in sports development.
They include administrators, technical people, journalists, sports women and a popular sport supporter.
The media launch will come off on August 29 with the main event on September 29.
Source: Sammy Heywood Okine