The Greater Accra Volleyball Association will organise a tournament tomorrow at the Prisons Sports Complex at Cantonments in Accra to promote a peaceful general election next month.
The two-day competition, sponsored by Samir Group, marketers of car batteries and tyres, features nine male and female elite volleyball clubs in the Greater Accra Region which will be engaged in a round-robin contest.
El-Wak Wings will seek to retain their title as they face competition from Golden Hands from Teshie, Tema United, Blue Skies from Nsawam, Osu Youth, Model Club, Immanuel Presby from Madina, Town Council Line and La Pioneers.
Development of Volleyball
The Managing Director Samir Group, Mr Nazem Karroum, told the Daily Graphic that his outfit was committed to supporting the development of volleyball in the country.
“Volleyball is a huge sport in other countries. It is a great source of revenue for many countries and an avenue for job creation in those countries. We can replicate same in Ghana,” he stated.
The Greater Accra Volleyball Association President, Mr George Tetteh, said the sport was growing in the region, hence the need to organise such competitions to unearth budding talents.
Message from Samir Engineering
We all know that Ghana is a country with a rich heritage in sports.
Samir Group and Samir Engineering & Trading Co. Ltd are feeling proud to be sponcers of this sport with a purpose PEACE.
And sports bring unity and unity brings peace.
Peace at this juncture were the Presidential elections are at the corner. We all know Ghana has earned reputation as something of a democratic role model in African Continent and will maintain the same inspiration in the coming election too.
Our purpose to participate in this noble cause has no political intention, but to have a peaceful election.
Samir Group established in 1993 ,located at Obt Lamptey circle, AOB adjacent to Platinum Height are into trading of Tyres battery , lubricant various other products,
We are the Dealers of Yokohama Tyres in Ghana, one of the premium Japanes brand of Tyres know world wide. Yokohama being a Japanese brand quality,safety and durability are the fundamental premises.
We wish all Ghanians a peaceful election, ahead of festive season and wishing you all Happy Xmas and New year in Advance from Samir Group of Companies