Takyi receiving his keys from the Minister of Youth and Sports
President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has redeemed his pledge to reward members of Ghana’s 2020 Olympic Games team, presenting them with a total package of $150,000 today in Accra.
Samuel Takyi, an amateur boxer with the boxing team who won Ghana a bronze medal for the first time since 1992 was presented with a $50,000 reward, comprising; the cedi equivalent of $10,000, a brand new Nissan Sunny Car worth $20,000 and a further $20,000 for his professional and career development.
His other colleagues and coaches numbering 21 were also presented with the cedi equivalent of $5,000 each.
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