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• Doha 2019: Ghanaian athletes forced to beg government for per diems

Ghanaian Athletes who represented the country at the 2019 IAAF Athletics Championships in Doha, are demanding government release per diems owed them for two competitions.

Each athlete is entitled to $100 per day for both competitions which spans 17 days in total.

Prior to all three competitions, the Ghana Athletics Federation was denied funding by the Ministry to camp the athletes for pre-competition training. Notwithstanding, they defied the odds by making it to the finals in Yokohama, which qualified them to the world championships.

The team also mustered a Season Best run in Doha, despite the challenging circumstances.

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