Kurt Okraku appointed 2nd Vice President of Wafu Zone B

President of the Ghana Football Association, Kurt Edwin Simeon-Okraku has been appointed 2nd Vice President of the Union of West Africa Football Federations (WAFU) Zone B in accordance with the Statutes of the Union.

Kurt Okraku

Prez Kurt Edwin Simeon-Okraku was elected President of the Ghana Football Association a year ago and has changed the narrative by being transparent and accountable to the football fraternity.

This coupled with the #bringBackTheLove agenda has won over the heart of many football loving Ghanaians.

He holds bachelor's degree from the University of Ghana, trained as a journalist at the Ghana Institute of Journalism and also an MBA holder from the University of Liverpool. While in the UK, he also received various certificates in marketing, hospitality and tourism management.


He is an astute football administrator and has his name synonymous with football administration serving on various executive committees of the Ghana Football Association as well as the national team, Ghana Black Stars.

He again served as the administrative manager of Ghana League Clubs Association (GHALCA) from 2008 to 2010.

Before ascending the eminent GFA Presidential throne, Mr. Simeon-Okraku was the Chairman of the MTN FA Cup Committee, a position he held flawlessly to the admiration of all and Sundry.

Kurt Okraku was the Executive Chairman of Dreams FC before he was elected to occupy the hot seat of the presidency of the Ghana Football Association (GFA).

He is therefore in no doubt well-equipped to hold the fort on the West African Zonal front.


It would be recalled that he beat off competition from George Afriyie, Nana Yaw Amponsah, Fred Pappoe, Amanda Clinton, George Ankamah to become the President of the Ghanaian football governing body.


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