African Games: Ghana Vice President To Commission Legon Sports Stadium On Friday


The Vice President of Ghana, Dr Mahamudu Bawumia, is scheduled to commission the Legon Sports Stadium on Friday, March 1, 2024, ahead of the forthcoming 13th African Games.

Dr. Kwaku Ofosu Asare, the President of the Local Organizing Committee (LOC), confirmed the inauguration, which will officially open the state-of-the-art sports facility and other amenities within the University of Ghana.

The Legon Sports Stadium, along with adjacent facilities, will play a pivotal role in hosting various sporting disciplines during the 13th African Games.

Football, rugby, athletics, and squash are among the sports set to be showcased at the University of Ghana’s sports facilities.

The inauguration marks a crucial step in preparing for the continental event, signalling Ghana’s readiness to host the rest of Africa for the quadrennial event.