Chairman for El Wak Wings volleyball team Bernard Mornah, who doubles as the secretary of the ECOWAS interim steering committee of forum of west African Political Parties has explain to kantanka Sports the intimidations they went through at the Tournoi international de volleyball tournament at Bobo-Dioulasso in Burkina Faso.
He started with the frustrations by immigration on boarders of Burkina Faso when the team had no letter from the sports ministry or the Ghana immigration service to cross since the boaders were closed due to observation of covid19 protocols but at the long run one senior immigrant came to their aid and allowed them to cross over for the tournament.
Furthermore, he shared with us their biggest intimidation and frustration by the Burkinabe` team where he was been pushed to the ground , paper sprayed and even handcuffed if not the team captain and some players who came to his aid, but in all he was really impressed and proud that his ladies Refused to be Intimidated by all that and fought hard to win the trophy and most of the awards except two.
They won the best middle player of the tournament, best lebro of the tournament, best zone 2 player of the tournament, best attacker of the tournament and the most valuable player of the tournament.
He then congratulated the players and wished them good work done.
He concluded by saying that the team have been invited by other countries like Mali which they look forward to play them on September, cote d'ivoire in October and Senegal in December because of the good performance they displayed at the tournament.
Source: www.kantankatv.com/Philip Ofori