- The presidency has had a feeling of the “President’s Cup” presented by the GFA
- This cup is specially established in honour of the president, Nana Akufu-Addo
The minister of youth and sports, Isaac Asiamah, has led a team comprising of leaders of the Ghana League Clubs Association (GLCA) and the National Sports Authority (NSA) to present the trophy at stake for July's "President's Cup" match to the vice president, Mahamudu Bawumia at the Flagstaff House.
The President's Cup was instituted in 2003 by the Ghana Football Association (GFA) to honour the president of the republic.
This year's match which is scheduled to be between football giants; Kumasi Asante Kotoko and Accra Hearts of Oak will take place at the Baba Yara Stadium at Kumasi on July 2, 2017.
In his brief remarks, Dr. Bawumia urged the players to view the match as one to honour the nation, as the President is the embodiment of the nation.
"I expect the match to be as exciting as we have always seen them to be. 'Ebe ye butubutu' in a friendly way,” the vice president revealed.
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