Kurt Edwin Simeon-Okraku has been congratulated by FIFA President Gianni Infantino on being re-elected as the head of the Ghana Football Association.
On Thursday, October 5, 2023, delegates chose to re-elect President Simeon-Okraku after he received 177 of the 120 votes cast at the Ghana Football Association’s elective congress in Tamale, which was monitored by 1Family radio.
President Infantino wished the members of the Executive Council luck in a letter dated October 9, 2023, and offered to work with them to advance football in Ghana.
‘’Dear President, Please accept my warmest greetings and sincerest congratulations for your recent re-election as president of the Ghana Football Association (GFA). I would be grateful if you could please convey my felicitations to the members of the Executive Council elected with you, while I seize the opportunity yo thank you for all your efforts, your work and your important contribution to the development of our sport and the promotion of its values in Ghana. Sending you and your team my best wishes for this new mandate and every success for all the challenges that lie ahead, I look forward, dear President, to continuing to work with you for the growth and prosperity of football in Ghana in the years to come’’ the letter read
President Simeon-Okraku and the new Executive council held their first meeting on Monday October 9 2023.