Mr Herbert Mensah, President of Ghana Rugby and Board Member of the Ghana Olympic Committee (GOC), said that he and his administration have their eyes squarely fixed on world cups for Ghana Rugby on Sunday night March 19 after a gala dinner organised by the Australian High Commission in partnership with the Azumah Nelson foundation, the Ghana Olympic Committee and the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games Corporation to receive the Queen’s Commonwealth Baton Relay to Ghana.
Following erroneous media reporting on Herbert’s links to Hearts of Oak he responded with the following message. Read more
Mr Herbert Mensah, President of the Ghana Rugby Football Union (GRFU), joined the Board of the Ghana Olympic Committee (GOC) when he was elected as one of five representatives for Olympic Sports.
Head of the Ghana Rugby Football Association Mr. Herbert Mensah has bemoaned the lukewarm posture by government and other key arms as the National Sports Authority (NSA), as well as the Ghana Olympic Committee (GOC) toward lesser-known sports in Ghana, especially rugby.
Herbert remembered his dear friend Komla Dumor who sadly died on the 18th of January three years ago as follows on his Facebook Page.
Komla – friend, kid brother a “member”, the Playa and a Treasure
The 18th of January will always bring sharp painful memories impossible to forget and for virtually everyone who had the privilege of knowing you they will feel your presence which coupled with your influence, your infectious spirit, your humility and your kindness that you showed everyday you were with us, as a part of their lives they will never forget!
We shared moments of genuine happiness between us which were born out of love, mutual respect for one another and common principles!
Last night I got a message from mutual friends of ours and I started reading through many of our messages to one another. You were so special.
Rest easy Brother rest as I remember the good times and regret not seeing the Great things you would have achieved had you stayed ….