The President of Ghana Table Tennis Association (GTTA), who doubles as a Board Member of the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF), Mr. Mawuko Afadzinu has been elected as the 1st Vice President for Ghana Olympic Committee.
He got the new position at the GOC Annual Congress which was held on Saturday December 17, 2022 at the Trust Sports Emporium Arena Bukom Accra.
Mawuko will now replace the late 1st Vice President of GOC, Mr. Paul Kodjoe Atchoe who ~has~ passed on July 20, 2022.
The former Chairman of the Marketing Sub-Committee of the GOC got 38 votes to beat former A.M.A boss Mr. Mohammed Adjei Sowah who had 19 votes.
This is the new composition of GOC;
Ben Nunoo Mensah – Weightlifting
Mawuko Afadzinu – Table Tennis
Frederick Otu Lartey – Taekwondo
Mohammed Mahadi – Fencing
Mohammed Sahnoon Esq – Cycling
Deputy Secretary General
Hon. Ahmed Shaib – Weightlifting
Frederick Acheampong – Football
Isaac Aboagye Duah – Tennis
Five Representatives elected from National Federation’s affiliates to the International Federations recognized by the IOC and whose sports are included in the Olympic programme :
Michael Aggrey – Golf
George Okoe Lamptey – Amateur Boxing
Albert Frimpong – Baseball
Emmanuel Tetteh – Judo
Delphina Quaye – Swimming
One elected member from a National Federation affiliated to the GOC :
Dr.Bella Bello Bitugo – GUSA
Three other members elected by Congress :
Rev. Emmanuel Dzani Nikoi – Netball
Michael Nkow Ayeh – GES
Emmanuel O. Asare – Cricket.