The National Sports Authority (NSA) has officially handed over the refurbishment of the Theodosia Okoh National Hockey stadium in Accra to the Ghana Gas Company.
The energy company will sponsor the massive refurbishment of the country’s premier hockey stadium since it was constructed 12 years ago.
developed with modern facilities.
He indicated that apart from the water-based Astro turf which would be reconstructed, the adjoining hostels, VIP stand and other spectator stands would undergo expansion.
“Work has already begun and we are due to complete the refurbishment in early April,” he told the Daily Graphic on the sidelines of the ceremony.
“We are using several contractors for different jobs and as you can see we have already procured the turf,” Dr Asante revealed to the Daily Graphic.
He disclosed that the cost of refurbishing the facilities was around the region of GH¢1.5 million and that extra money would be generated by his outfit to refurbish the hostel facility and the VIP sections.
“Maintenance will go hand in hand with the reconstruction to forestall future degradation of the facility which we are witnessing now,” he told this graphic sports.