On a night, Ivory Coastsâ€™ Didier Drogba clinched his second African Footballer of the Year, Globacom, the Official Sponsor of the annual Awards ceremony has been commended by the President of Ghana who described the company as one all Africans should be proud of.
Professor John Attah Mills stated this on Thursday night at the 2009 Glo-CAF Awards ceremony at the State Banquet Hall in Acrra where he was represented by the Vice President of the country, John Dramani Mahama.
The President, who received the Glo-CAF Platinum Award noted that Globacom has established itself as a true giant in telecommunications and a vanguard of youth and sports development in the continent.
â€œWe appreciate Globacom for the work they are doing in telecoms and in football. We thank them for raising the standard of the Glo-CAF awards and generally for their support for football in the continent,â€ Mahama declared.