Wednesday, August 26, 2009


Vodafone Ghana opened its first ever Golf Tourney at the Achimota Golf course in Accra. The match which was fully sponsored by Vodafone Ghana, will be reciprocated as an annual event as done by their antecedent Ghana Telecommunication company. The event which took off this last weekend brought together about 200 golfers and non golf players to witness the match. Speaking at the event, the Chief Technology Officer of Vodafone Ghana Mr. Tony Dolton said, it was the great pleasure of his outfit as a new company in the country to continue with the good works of former Ghana Telecom in terms of sports and most particularly Golf and pledged total support of hosting the Golf tourney annually as it was been done. “Yes Vodafone has the right passion for sports but not only Golf, we ready to help project all forms of sports in Ghana”.
Mr. Dolton further added that, Vodafone will do all kinds of sports as it has done in England and Rugby in South Africa and among other countries where it operates. “We encourage everybody to get associated to play the Golf game”. He said the tourney was also important to us because it served as platform for interact among customers.
The President of the Achimota Golf Club, Captain Mike Aggrey thanked Vodafone for opening the annually tourney at the Achimota Golf Course. “Our doors are open to you all to help in the development of sports in Ghana.” He thanked all who participated in the match. The overall winner of the game went to Mr. Doe Viva with 43 stable points and Mrs.Yaa Konadu Sarfo-Debrah who won in the ladies division and Ayesa Ale winning for the professional division. All winners were awarded trophy, cash prizes and Vodafone branded products.
Source: Michael Amedor

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