Otumfuo To Grace Ghana Golf Open

otumfuoThe Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, will be the special guest at the 82nd Airtel Ghana Open Amateur Golf Championship to be held September 19-22, 2014 at the Kumasi Royal Golf Club.

The championship is an annual event on the calendar of the Ghana Golf Association (GGA) and this year’s edition will be sponsored by Airtel Ghana Limited with support from Coca Cola Bottling Company.

Other personalities expected to grace the championship are; Alfred Baku, Executive Vice President in charge of West Africa, Goldfields; Mawuli Ababio, Director, Goldfields; Larry Chinbuah, Director, WBHO Ghana; Samuel Adjei, Managing Director of Ecobank, Edward Botchway, Innocent Yao Ametame and Lucy Quist – Airtel Managing Director.

The rest of the personalities are; Frank Aidoo- Cal Bank, Arvinder Singh- Sethi Steel Company, Dr Oteng — Angel Group of Companies, Dr Yaw Akoto – Surfline, George Bansah – Coca Cola, Steve Tabil – Newmont, Raj Sharma- Rack Africa, Charles Janney — Unilever and Regina Glover – TATA Africa.

“All these big guys would be present on the green to compliment Otumfuo’s royal tee-off, President of the GGA, Dr Felix K. Frempong, said in a statement.

The event, he said, is to honour the memory of Ghana’s first president, Dr. Kwame Nkrumah on his birth date.

This year’s edition is expected to attract over 100 golfers from almost 18 golf clubs in the country.

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