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Sports News of Saturday, 7 April 2018

Source: Ghana Soccernet

Kurt Okraku named Black Stars B Management Committee chairman

The Executive Chairman of Premier League campaigners Dreams FC, Kurt Okraku, has been named the Chairman of the Management Committee of the Black Stars B by the Executive Committee of the Ghana FA.

The decision which was taken on Friday afternoon will see former Black Stars captain and Asante Kotoko legend Samuel Opoku Nti as the Vice Chairman of the Management Committee.

Kurt Okraku, who is currently the Chairman of the FA Cup Committee replaces Nii Komiete Doku - Greater Accra RFA Chairman, as the Chairman of the Black Stars B.

Despite his inability to qualify Ghana for the 2018 CHAN held in Morocco, Nii Komiete Doku led the Black Stars B to win the 2017 WAFU Nations Cup hosted in Ghana.

Kurt and his vice Opoku Nti are expected to tailor a strong home based Black Stars side that can respond to calls into the senior national team on any day.

The changes made, did not only affect the management committee of the Black Stars B but all the national teams.

Tema Youth SC President Winfred Osei Kweku has been elevated to the position of Chairman for the Black Stars Management Committee while Lawyer Kweku Eyiah and Alhaji Sadugu maintain their positions as chairmen for the U17 and U20 national teams.

Western Region FA Chairman Kojo Yankah is the Chairman of the Black Meteors while Ashanti Region FA Chairman Osei Tutu Agyemang is the Chairman of the Juvinile Committee.

Below is the complete list of changes:

Black Stars Chairman: Winfred Osei Kweku 'Palmer'

Vice Chairman - Nii Komiete Doku

Black Stars B Chairman -Kurt Okraku

Vice Chairman - Opoku Nti-Vice

Black Meteors Chairman - Kojo Yankah

Black Starlets Chairman - Kweku Eyiah

Juvinile Committee Chairman - Osei Tutu Agyemang

Black Satellites Chairman - Alhaji Sadugu

Vice Chairman - Frank Nelson

Referees Committee Chairman - Nii Komiete Doku

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