E-Sports high on the agenda as demonstration sport for Accra 2023

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E-sports, otherwise known as video games, will feature as a demonstration sport for the 13th African Games.

This has become the maiden appearance of the innovative competition on the cards of the sports codes for the continental games.

Esports are competitive tournaments of video games, especially among professional gamers.

And, the best from the African continent are expected to assemble in Accra in March 2024 for the event.

Ghana’s Minister for Youth and Sports, Hon. Mustapha Ussif made the announcement during a meet-the-press encounter in Accra on Wednesday, July 26, 2023.

The sector minister named 5 demonstration disciplines for the Games which include Sambo, Teqball, Speedball, Mixed Martial Arts, and E-sports.