May 9 Stadium Disaster: Sports Minister, others appeal to football fans to desist from hooliganism
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May 9 Stadium Disaster: Sports Minister, others appeal to football fans to desist from hooliganism


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The Minister of Youth and Minister Mr. Mustapha Ussif in collaboration with the Director-General of the National Sports Authority led by Professor Peter Twumasi on Sunday, May 9th, 2021 observed the 20th anniversary of the stadium disaster.

127 football fans died at the Accra Sports Stadium 20 years ago during a match between the two biggest Ghanaian clubs Accra Hearts Of Oak and Kumasi Asante Kotoko.

The Director-General of the National Sports Authority Professor Peter Twumasi on his part asked football fans to learn lessons from what transpired 20 years ago in order not to repeat them.


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