National Sports Authority

NSA Board Chairman Seth Panwum Recieves Special Award


For his sterling contribution to sports and sports development in Ghana, the Board Chairman of the National Sports Authority (NSA), Seth Panwum has received a special award from the National Youth Authority.

Dubbed the Nortern Youth And Mentors Achievers Awards (AYaMAA), the affable Board Chairman was given the Special Award as POLITICAL ICON IN NORTH EAST REGION

The Citation read…….

For over a decade you have been a Sports Administrator worthy of mention in the strides chalked in the round leather game. You have contributed immensely to the scouting, harnessing and development of great football talents who have blessed the nations with found memories in the Ghana Premier League, various levels of the Male National Team and lnternational competitions.

Laveraging on your wealth of experience in tge sports administration, you were tasked with leading the revival of the National Sports Authority and the successes chalked in your tenure in office is nothing but commendable. Although coming from a football background, you have progressively influenced and ensured other sports disciplines receive the resources and support they need to thrive.

Indeed you have mobilized sports towards Foundation Sports, Mass and Social Sports, Sports for people with Disabilities, Beach Sports, Capacity Building of stakeholders in the Sports fraternity and promoted infrastructual development and Management among others. Your continuous collaboration with various sporting associations, federations and commitees have enhanced Ghana’s qualification and participation in various competitions in recent times. You have championed the innovative e-ticketing policy to help block financial leakages associated with the manual sale of tickets at facilities operated by the community hence, enhancing the mobilization of more revenue to channel into sports development which has far-reaching impacts on youth development.

The Nothern Regional YOUTH Authority appreciates your contribution towards Sports and National Development and honours you this citation.

About Samuel A. Boakye-Buckman

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 He has a vast experience in the reporting of 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,,, and, Samuel is one of the few energetic and self-motivated young journalist in Ghana with a large following on social media, especially Facebook ( 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 is also the originator and photographer of Dada Oliseh Photos. He lives in Accra Ghana.

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