DHL Holds Golf Tourney

Nafiu (L) in a handshake with Nana Kofi Enyam

DHL, the Global Forwarding Agency, the Global Logistics Leader for Air, Ocean, Road, Customs Brokerage, Warehouse, Industrial Projects and Distribution, has held the 4th DHL Damanghene Annual Golf Tournament at the Damang Golf Club.

The well participated scratch play tourney attracted 60 amateur golfers from all Golf Clubs in the Western Region and a representation from the Obuasi Golf Club and Royal Kumasi Golf Club.

It was instituted to honour the Chief of Damang and also aimed at promoting golf in and around Wassa Damang through talent hunt, training and possible maturity into professional status.

It was Abubakari Nafiu from the Obuasi Golf Club, who lifted the trophy in the Men’s Group A, while Benedicta Yaro of the Tarkwa Golf Club emerged the winner in the Ladies Group.

Fred Adongo from Ankobra Golf Club won the longest drive and closer to the pin awards. DHL Global Forwarding Ghana Limited (DGF), the main sponsor, for the past three years, has adopted it as an annual event.

Emmanuel Apotae, Ocean Freight Manager who spoke on behalf of the CEO West Africa & Country Head Ghana Serigne Ndack Mbaye of DGF assured the organizers of the company’s continuous support to the activities of the Damang Golf Club.

The Djasehene of Damang Nana Kofi Enyam, who represented the chief of Wassa Damang Nana Amoakwah III expressed thanks to DHL Global Forwarding and Abosso Gold Fields for the  support.