The Sekeyere Afram Plains District Assembly will be organizing their first ever ‘Sekyere Unity Cup’ soccer tournament later this month.
The initiative by the Constituency’s Member of Parliament, District Chief Executive and the Chiefs is aimed at fostering unity in the area while discovering and developing emerging talents.
The ‘Sekyere Unity Cup’ which will bring together all the six (6) Sekyere Districts in the region kicks off at the Afram Plains District capital of Drobonso on October 20.
The first ever tournament in the area is being organized through the consultancy of Kumasi based Sports consortium, Authentic Sports.
The Participating Districts include; Sekyere Afram Plains(Drobonso), Sekyere South (Agona), Sekyere East (Effiduase), Sekyere Kumawu, Sekyere Central (Nsuta) and Sekyere West (Asante Mampong).
The occasion is expected to be graced by the high profile dignitaries including Former Finance Minister, Dr. Kwabena Dufour, Minister for Youth and Sports Hon. Elvis Afriyie Ankrah, Ashanti Regional Minister, Hon. Eric Opoku, Head Coach of the Black Stars, James Akwesi Appian and Ex Black Stars Captain Stephen “Tornado” Appiah.
The soccer tournament will run alongside a planned musical concert.