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Saka Acquaye

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Saka Acquaye is a former national swimming champion, sports administrator and visionary from Ghana who is director for the Greater Accra Sports committee. He envisions raising the standards and awareness of swimming in the western African country of Ghana. Acquaye works to protect and educate people at swimming pools and the beaches. One of the results of his work has been the establishment of the Life Savers and Swimmers Association that work together with the Youth Policy of the Ministry of Youth and Sports with the following goals:

1. Develop a training program for life savers and swimmers
2. Create employment for life savers
3. Encourage aquatic recreation
4. Train with other professionals including the Ghana navy
5. Distribute the knowledge throughout Ghana and neighboring regions

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