The National Sports Authority (NSA) has cleared 886 athletes to benefit under the Youth Employment Authority (YEA) monthly allowance package.
Every cleared beneficiary under the package is entitled to an amount of GHS 500 each month for the next six months.
The Vetting Committee under the NSA has approved the 886 athletes from a total of 1,551 who applied to be on the scheme.
According to the Authority, some applicants failed to turn up for the interview despite several arrangements made in the various regions.
It further insisted that some over 100 athletes have their documentation yet to cleared by the vetting committee to benefit from the stimulus package.
The approved list consisted of 443 persons from the Women’s football clubs in Ghana with 348 slots going for able sports.
Para sports have 95 athletes in the approved slots so far.