The KGL Group contributed funds to support the targeted $25 million package needed to support the Ghana Black Stars’ participation in the 2022 African Cup of Nations (AFCON) tournament in Cameroon. KGL Group’s contribution was in response to President Akufo-Addo’s appeal for corporate support. A statement from the Board and Management of KGL said the Group’s contribution was intended to enhance the development of sports in Ghana, support socially relevant causes and improve the Group’s connection to its consumers.
“KGL’s social accountability goes beyond just giving back to society or charity cases, but encompasses the complete integration of KGL’s business divisions to check impact of our operations across all aspects of society, including economic, social, and environmental.”Togbe Francis Nyonyo | Board Chair, KGL Group
Board Chair of KGL Group Togbe Francis Nyonyo called on other businesses to respond to government’s appeal and support efforts by the Ministry of Youth and Sports and the Ghana Football Association to prepare the national soccer team for the 2022 AFCON and other international competitions.
The Ministry of Youth and Sports is mobilizing funds to pay for the cost of Ghana’s participation in the 2022 AFCON competition and the 2022 FIFA World Cup. Other national teams including the U-20 side Black Satellites will also benefit from the fund.
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