Real Tamale United for days now are in serious restructuring process to position the club to be able to compete favourably in the Ghana Premier League.
Few days back, the Board of Directors of the club issued letters to all the technical and Management members asking them to step aside and by extension dissolving both bodies of the club.
The former Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Real Tamale United (RTU) Alhaj Ahmed Dauda was a member of the National Under 15 Male Team. Alhaj Dauda served in a management committee headed by Daniel Darko Boateng as Chairman.
Alhaji Ahmed Dauda’s master-class performance has seen Real Tamale United gain qualification to the Premier League after playing in the Division One for almost 9 seasons.
Mr Dawud will be remembered for his role in bringing RTU back to the Premier League as the Region has stayed for almost a decade without premier club.
sportsmrnews.com gathered that, two other persons aside Alhaji Dauda were interested in becoming the next Chief Executive Officer of the club and this generated some controversy among some section of the supporters. Mr Kassim Perez was seen as the lead candidate as gathered.
News in indicates that, the President of RTU, Mr Ibrahim Mahama has directed Mr Kassim Perez to act as CEO of the club, Mr Shaibu Ibrahim Tanko to continue as Head Coach of the club and Mr Sey Mubarak as the Media and Digital Officer of the club.
The statement also directs the CEO to submit the management members he intends to work with. Mr Shaibu Ibrahim Tanko is also directed to submit names of the technical team in consultation with the CEO to the board.
Read the full statement:
On the authority of the President of RTU, Mr Ibrahim Mahama, the following Appointments in Acting position are hereby announced.
The Appointments would be formalized at the next Board meeting.
- Chief Executive Officer – Mr Kassim Perez
- Head Coach – Mr Shaibu Ibrahim Tanko
- Media and Digital Officer – Sey Mubarak
The Appointments take immediate effect and the Officers so appointed should duly commence activity on behalf of Real Tamale United immediately.
At the next Board meeting the Acting CEO would be required to submit a Management Team for the approval of the Board, while the Head Coach would be required to submit for approval a Technical Team, in consultation with the CEO. Meanwhile the Acting CEO and Coach would report to the Board of RTU through the President.
We are in crunch consultations for recruitment of players for various positions for a new look RTU. The CEO and Coach are required to put their act together so we have a winsome side for new RTU.
May Allah bless all the efforts of the Kings of Mamprugu, Dagbon, Yagbon and Nanum, as well as the Northern Regional Minister, The Board of Directors, Patrons, Management and Technical Team as well as Supporters Executives and members as well as our old and current players as move RTU on a new pedestal. We also recognize the contribution of the media at the regional and national levels for returning RTU to the Premiership.
Signed for PRESIDENT of RTU
(Lepowura M.N.D Jawula)
Meanwhile Real Tamale United Head Coach, Mr Shaibu Ibrahim Tanko on Thursday received Football Equipment and Materials from Black Stars full back, Baba Rahaman as they prepare for the premier league in October.