League To Observe A Minute's Silence For Nana Ntiri Dankyi

A minute's silence will be held for Nana Ntiri Dankyi at every Division One League game this weekend as the second round of the competition resumes. The Vice-Chairman of the Division One League Board passed away on Monday aged 74. "The Division One League Board wishes to inform all clubs that a minute's silence would be observed at all league centres for the first matches of the second round of the 2012 Division One League in honour of the late Nana Ntiri Dankyi, Vice Chairman of the DOLB who passed away last Monday," said a DOLB statement on Thursday. "This will give clubs and fans the opportunity to show their appreciation for Nana Ntiri Dankyi's contribution to the league and the development of football in the country." He also oversaw key reforms in the game, serving in various roles which included being the Vice-chairman of the Division One League Board from 2006 till his passing. Nana Ntiri Dankyi was a former Executive Committee member between 2006-2011 and served on the Match Review Panel and on the Board the GFA's technical centre, the Ghanaman Soccer Centre of Excellence in Prampram.