The Minister of Youth and Sports, Hon. Isaac Asiamah has disclosed that his administration inherited a debt of $51 million at the Ministry.
The Member of Parliament for the people of Atwima Mponua constituency made this known when he was speaking at the Meet the Press on Tuesday in Accra.
“When I took office there was no money,”Asiamah said during Tuesday’s meet the press. “We inherited GHC 51 million as debt, there was nothing at the Sports Ministry.”
Asiamah, however, is confident his administration will work at making sports a tool for development.
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