Ghanaians react to NDC's Sammy Gyamfi's promise of paying local players GHC1,500

Ghanaians react to NDC's Sammy Gyamfi's promise of paying local players GHC1,500

Some Ghanaians have taken to social media to express their views on comments made by a member of the National Democratic Congress's (NDC) communication team, Sammy Gyamfi.

He recently made some comments about local football in the country and reportedly indicated that the next NDC government would pay huge sums to players and salary.

According to Sammy Gyamfi, local players who ply their trade in Ghana's local leagues would be entitled to up to GHC1,500 as their salary.

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Sammy Gyamfi who happens to be the communications director of Ghana's current biggest opposition is reported to have indicated that his comments have been captured in the NDC's manifesto.

Players in the Ghana Premier League will receive an average salary of GH₵1,500 with support from the next National Democratic Congress government led by John Dramani Mahama.

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This captured in the manifesto dubbed the Peopele's Manifesto, follows incessant calls made by players in the league for there to be a second look at their minimum wages.

The NDC manifesto promised the launch of a sports fund that will be dedicated to sports development in the country.

However, in reacting to the comments made by the NDC bigwig, some Ghanaians have taken to social media to air their views.

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YEN.com.gh brings you the concerns and views raised by some Ghanaians over the matter.

George said we joke with almost everything as Ghanaians.

Nana said such promises make him very sad.

Aseidu wanted to know how much the next NDC government will pay teachers

Ernest thought it was a good idea.

Yaw said Akufo-Addo is responsible for the many big promises being made by the other political parties.

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Meanwhile, a young man has recounted his love-gone-wrong story in a video that is currently trending on social media because of how touching the story is.

In the video sighted by YEN.com.gh on Instagram, the young man is seen seated outside a house and appears to be taking in the fresh air.

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While there, he told the story of one lady, Suzzy, who jilted him after spending all his money and even telling him to the face that she did not love him as he believed.

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Source: Yen.com.gh

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