The Member of Parliament for Akyem Oda constituency in the Eastern region; Alexander Akwasi Acquah has presented GHc100,000.00 to the management and team of Kotoku Royals Football Club to commence first phase renovation work of Akyem Oda Sports Stadium to enable the team to return back from Cape Coast Sports Stadium to play on their home soil.
Speaking to the media, he disclosed that he is committed to ensuring the renovation work of Akyem Oda sports stadium to welcome back Oda based Kotoku Royals football club to play on their home soil and to help boost economic activities of Birim Central Municipality.
He said although many people in his constituency wrongly criticized and lambasted him when he first actively took part in Kotoku Royals football club welfare and rehabilitation of Oda sports stadium which discouraged him, he is now committed to its work to help bring back Kotoku Royals football club to play at Akyem Oda after speaking to the team’s management.
He further added that Kotoku Royals Football Club coming back to play at Akyem Oda will help boost the economic activities of the municipality and also unit the people hence his intention to present the money for the rehabilitation work of Akyem Oda sports stadium.
The welfare manager for Kotoku Royals football club; Rev. Emmanuel Obeng Dompreh receiving the money thanked Mr. Alexander Akwasi Acquah for his kindness and genuine love for the team and his constituency.