H.E. Mrs. Johanna Odonkor Svanikier, Ambassador of Ghana to France with Mr.Enoch Effah, founder and owner at the launch of the NOKEFA Centre in Chatou, France.
The Centre NOKEFA is a fitness and motivational centre established by Mr. Enoch Effah, a Diasporan born in France to Ghanaian parents. Mr. Enoch Effah is three times world heavyweight champion of French kickboxing, two times champion of Europe and six times champion of France.
His vision is to use his earnings and networks from his successful sporting career to create a successful business which provides training programmes to motivate business executives and the youth both in France and in Ghana to achieve success. The launch of The Centre NOKEFA took place on the 11th of June, 2015 in Chatou, France.
Speaking as the special guest of honour Her Excellency Mrs. Johanna Svanikier, Ambassador of Ghana to France, commended the hard work of Mr. Enoch Effah in the establishment of the centre and expressed the pride of the Embassy of Ghana and the Ghanaian community in France for his achievements .
She went on to briefthe audience on the Diaspora programme of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Ghana which seeks to encourage Ghanaians living in the diaspora to contribute to the development of Ghana and to invest in Ghana. In attendance were the Mayor of Chatou and officials from the Embassy of the United States of America in Paris. Following the launch of Nokefa, Mr. Effah made a trip to Ghana where he met the CEO of GIPC amongst others to discuss expanding his business to Ghana.