Hockey Pitch Brouhaha: Theodosia Okoh Accepts President’s Apology


wpid-wpid-John-Mahama-7.jpg[OMG!Ghana] ?I wish as President to express our regret as a nation to our grandmother, Mrs Theodosia Okoh, for any emotional trauma she might have suffered as a result of the mistake of renaming of the National Hockey Pitch,?

Those were the words of President Mahama at a non-denominational memorial and thanksgiving service to round off activities marking the first anniversary of the death of President John Evans Atta Mills, at the Robert Mensah Sports Stadium in Cape Coast yesterday when he rendered apology to Mrs. Okoh for the ?mistake? of the Accra Mayor,Mr Alfred Vanderpuije .

Prez Mahama however assured that the pitch still remains the Theodosia Okoh Hockey Pitch.

Mrs. Okoh, speaking on Kumasi-based Angel FM, applauded the President for his actions and accepted the apology rendered by the President.She was however disturbed that the actions of the mayor may be repeated in the future.

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