Ishmael Arthur – one of Ghana’s leading middle and long distance athletes, has received support from Allied Consortiums, a Ghanaian multi-functional outfit based in South Africa.
The company is supporting Arthur with a flight ticket, accommodation, feeding as he takes part in the 2022 Soweto Marathon tomorrow in South Africa.
Arthur, 25, an officer of the Ghana Armed Forces (GAF) and a student of the University of Ghana (UG), left for South Africa on Thursday, November 3, and expected to return on November 8.
He was accompanied by Mr. Henri Senyo Penni – General Manager of Medivents Consult, one of the leading organisers of road races in Ghana and initiators of the trip.
According to officials of Medivents, the young athlete would meet officials of Allied Consortiums after the race and also interact with the race organisers.
Medivents Consult have over the years organized the Kwahu Easter Marathon, Sekondi-Takoradi Marathon, Accra Inter-City Homowo Marathon and recently the Kushea Marathon.
Allied Consortiums is a Ghanaian company in South Africa and operates in the areas of civil engineering, construction, real estate, mining, ICT services and oil and gas. –GNA