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Alhaji Moro Akanbi dethroned as Hearts of Oak supporters wing chairman

Published on: 09 June 2014
Barima Attuahene

Barima Atuahene has toppled Alhaji Moro Akanbi as chairman of the supporters wing (National Chapters Committee) of Hearts of Oak.

Atuahene, who is chairman of the Greater Accra Regional Chapters Committee (RCC) , polled 146 votes to emerge winner in the fiercely contested elections held at the YMCA Hall in Accra.

He was closely followed by Mohammed Alhassan, who polled 136 votes, while incumbent Alhaji Akanbi emerged a distant third with 104 votes.

Other officers elected were Lawrence Ofosu Adjare, the new first vice chairman, who stood unopposed for the positon.

Outspoken Maxwell Yaw Adu-Asabere’s 136 votes were not enough to edge Vicentia Deku, who polled 236 votes, as second vice chairperson.

Madam Gifty Addy won the race for the financial secretary with 243 votes ahead of Joel Armah, who had 128 votes.

Nathaniel Dodoo with 195 also beat incumbent Eddie Palmer who secured 177 to the General Secretary role.

About 153 out of the 178 Chapters across the country, showed up at the congress.




This article has 4 comment(s), give your comment
  • PENDRIVE says:
    June 09, 2014 03:17 pm
    Congrats Boss.
  • joelipanto says:
    June 09, 2014 12:02 pm
    YES i'm very greatful and happy and happier and happiest that akanbi has be dethroned.
  • awass says:
    June 09, 2014 09:20 am
    Congratz barima.all we need transparency
  • joelipanto says:
    June 09, 2014 09:47 am
    YES i'm very greatful and happy and happier and happiest to God that akanbi has be dethroned.