Western Region Sports Committee unveiled Goldfields Ghana Limited as the headline sponsor for the maiden edition of Western Region Invitational Tournament at the Regional Coordinating Council on Wednesday.
The Gold mining firm will sponsor the maiden edition Western Region Invitational Tournament with a whooping Ghc 100,000 according to Francis Eduku who is the Vice President and the head of Human Resource of Goldfields Ghana Limited.
Speaking at the unveiling, the chairman of the Western Region Sports Committee, Hon Wilson Arthur urged the media to preach about the positives of the game to pave way for more of cooperate deals.
According to Francis Eduku, football is something Goldfields Ghana Limited always wants to get associated with because it comes with lots of benefits.
“Goldfields Ghana Limited knows that football helps a lot in the development of a country so anytime we get the opportunity we help; this is not the first time we are helping football in the country, we did it for the Black Stars in 2006 when they qualified for the FIFA World Cup, we supported Medeama SC also in their African campaign. We love football and we know it comes with lots of benefits”.
The tournament will commence on September 20th, 2019 with 8 teams competing for the ultimate.
By Francis Hema