President of the Ghana Weightlifting Federation, Ben Nunoo Mensah has emerged as the Sports Personality of the Year at the unveiling ceremony of the 2016 edition of the Ghana Sports Fans Awards powered by Happy FM.
Mr. Nunoo beat off stiff opposition from Ghana Football Association president Kwesi Nyantakyi, Anthony Baffoe and Referee J.O Lamptey following his leadership which led the Weightlifting Federation to chalk several successes in the year under review.
In other categories, Andre Ayew scooped the prestigious Foreign Footballer of the Year Award While Emmanuel Gameboy Tagoe also swooped the Boxer of the Year accolade.
The main event will be held in January where all the award winners would be presented with their prizes.
Below is the full list of award winners:
Sports Personality of the Year – Ben Nunoo Mensah
Foreign Footballer of the Year – Andre Ayew
Premier League Footballer of the Year – Latif Blessing
Female Footballer of the Year – Sandra owusu Ansah
Administrator of the Year – Alex asante
Sports Coach of the Year – Kyle Pierce
Sports Discipline of the Year – Football
Boxer of the Year – Emmanuel Gameboy Tagoe.