President of the Ghana Bodybuilding and Fitness Association, Abdul Hayye Yartey is set to receive an award at this year’s Sports Writers Association of Ghana, SWAG awards which is scheduled to come off on October 10 at the Alisa Hotel.
As part of recognizing his immense contribution to the development of Sports in Ghana, Mr Yartey has been listed among notable Sports administrators to be awarded at the 45th MTN SWAG Awards.
He will be honoured with the prestigious ‘Meritorious Award’ for his immense contribution to the development of sports in the country especially Bodybuilding where he single handedly saw the rise of the sport in the country.
He has also been pivot around which hundreds of great soccer talents have blossomed into greatness and featuring for the various national team across board.
A great philanthropist par excellence, Abdul Hayye Yartey is a household name in Ghana when it comes to grassroot football and Bodybuilding where he doubles as the president of the Ghana Bodybuilding and Fitness Association.
This year’s SWAG awards which will be a virtual one, will be streamed live on StarTimes at 6pm tomorrow.
Samuel A. Boakye-Buckman (popularly known as Dada Oliseh) is a self-motivated young journalist with a passion for telling stories better with pictures. He is the founder, owner, editor and bankroller of www.ghanasoccernews.org as well as this website, www.totalsportsgh.com. Dada Oliseh is again the brain behind the Dada Oliseh Photos brand that produces awesome pictures of all sporting activities, nature, and other occasions.
He has a vast experience in the reporting of sports in Ghana especially football-related activities in Ghana and beyond. A former employee of Hearts News (official mouthpiece of Accra Hearts of Oak), 90 minutes sports paper, National Sports Authority, Footballcrusader.com, sportscrusader.com, and ghanafootballnews.com, Samuel is one of the few energetic and self-motivated young journalist in Ghana with a large following on social media, especially Facebook (https://web.facebook.com/boakye.buckman.9). He is well known for his frequent updates from all over the country with pictures to match. He is also a correspondent for a few international websites, including CAF. In recent times, he has introduced, as part of his many talents, the live streaming of matches and football-related activities. He lives in Accra Ghana.