The much anticipated Okpo League which is being organized by the traditional council of the Mensah Sarbah Hall (Republic of Okponglo) and the Mensah Sarbah Hall Junior Common Room executives (MSH JCR) has been launched on 10th February, 2020.
This year’s Okpo league has been dubbed PAU OKPO LEAGUE, meaning Peace and Unity Okpo League.
The leader of the traditional council, His Royal Highness, The Landlord of the Republic of Okponglo explained to the media that they chose the name PAU as they are standing for peace in the country ahead and after this year’s December polls.
The JCR president-elect of Mensah Sarbah Hall, Derek Okai also spoke about plans put in place for this year’s Okpo league and what will make it different from other years’ edition.
Derek Okai mentioned that this year’s league will have sponsorships from the Member of Parliament of Ayawaso West Wuogon, Hon. Lydia Seyram Alhassan, Aibys media who, for the first time, will be presenting medals to the winners in the competition.
Also in attendance at the launch were newly elected JCR executives, outgoing JCR executives, members of the Hall’s traditional council, and some soccer-loving fans.
Story by: Petras Anaab, ALI