It was very colourful last Friday when hundreds of teachers within the Asogli Local gathered at the Ho Sports Stadium for sporting activities among circuits comprising Dome, Bankoe, Housing, Deme, Unit Offices and SHS and Kpodzi.
The games started around 9:00AM, but were preceeded by talks from the Asogli Local GNAT Chair, Mr Amegadzi Anthony Selorm, Ho District GNAT Chairperson, Madam Lois Tipong-Asare and the Ho Municipal Sports Coordinator in the person of Mr. Walter Kokoroko.
The talks were on the need to foster unity among colleagues and with those in other professions, fratenizing with colleagues aimed at business empowerment and opportunities, keeping a healthy body through exercising and good dieting.
In addition, members were admonished on the need to be concerned about the Union’s activities at all times so as to fight a common goal as teachers.
In response, teachers who spoke at the event, were so happy and congratulated the Asogli Local GNAT Executives for the initiative but also stressed that the Union leaders should be up and doing in addressing the economic challenges faced by members of GNAT across the country.
The activities held were soccer for men, netball for women, volleyball for both men and women, lime on spoon, sack race, tug of peace, table tennis, ludo and playing of cards.
The leadership of the Asogli Local GNAT were all present.
Amegadzi Anthony Selorm – Chairman
Felli Richard – Treasurer
Apau Patricia – Secretary
Ansah Frank – Vice Chairman
Azumah Dennis – Vice Secretary
Yeboa Fidelis- Basic school Rep.
Yevuyibor Senanu- Youth Coordinator
Heletsi Christopher- Administrative Rep.
Akubia Daniel- SHS Rep.
Gbenu Seraphim- GNATLAS
Issues of security was so important so some Police Officers were in attendance to provide security and Red Cross Society to provide health care when the need arises.
In attendance at the event were the following dignitaries;
Volta Regional Treasurer- GNAT,
Volta Regional Rep to teachers fund board
Volta Regional GNATLAS
Ho District GNAT Chair
Ho District GNAT Vice Chair
Ho District GNAT Secretary
Ho District GNAT Treasurer
Ho District GNAT SHS Rep
Ketu District Youth Coordinator
Hohoe District Youth Coordinator
Local chairmen of Dzolokpuita, Tokokoe and Matse
Former local and district executives.
Heads of schools and institutions among others
Ho Municipal Sports Coordinator
The overall winners were Kpodzi circuit and they were presented with a trophy and the sponsors were congratulated.
The games ended at 5:00PM with lots of excitement and fun among the teachers.