An Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) procedure have commenced for the construction of a new 50,000 capacity Olympic Stadium for the 2023 Africa Games in Ghana.
The stadium, which will be sited at Borteyman in the Greater Accra Region and will cost an estimated $200 million, and will host the opening and closing ceremonies of the event.
The facilities to be constructed include a 50,000 capacity Olympic stadium complex, multi-purpose sports halls for all indoor sports, aquatic centers for swimming and tennis courts.
The facility will be converted into a University for Sports and Development after the successful hosting of the games. As a results, hostels, administration block, lecturer halls will be constructed for the purpose.
Today, the President, H.E. Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, will cut sod for the commencement of work on this and other sports infrastructure for 2023 All African Games.