Ghana’s former President, Flt Lt. Jerry John Rawlings joined Black Stars captain, Asamoah Gyan to commission an artificial turf constructed for the Accra Academy School on Tuesday, July 18, 2017.
The former President supported the cutting of the tape to unveil the $200,000 multipurpose facility.
The pitch was constructed by a Ghanaian private owned firm Wembley Sports Construction Company Limited with its FIFA approved turf partner ‘HATKO’ of Turkey
The facility will be managed by Wembley Sports Complex in partnership with the management of the school as well as Gyan’s Foundation.
Present were the Sports Minister Isaac Asiamah who represented the President and a host of former footballers and various artistes.