O. Njie of Leeds United was on Saturday 5 August 2017 elected as President of
the Serrekunda East Sports Development Organisation at a congress held at the
KMC hall in Kanifing.
The congress brought together stakeholders from different clubs. They converged to review the constitution and adopt it as well as elect the new executive that would steer the affairs of (SESDO) for the next four years.
In his opening remarks, Bakary Paco Dampha, president of KM regional sport, said they believe when the time is right for something to happen it will and when it is not it won’t.
Dampha apologised to team representatives for the way things unfolded in the past.
After the conclusion of the review of the constitution and adoption of the constitution, the following were elected: Modou O. Njie of Leeds United as president, Babucarr Bailo Jallow of Maccassa FC as 1st Vice president, Abdourahman Bah of Abuko as 2nd Vice president, Nyawuru Comma of T. Central as Secretary General, Sheriffo Nyassi of T. Central as Asst. Secretary General, Babucarr Cham of Milan FC as Treasurer, Ebrima Cham of Ebbeh Gi United as Asst. Treasurer, Mamat Gaye of Zurich as Auditor, Alkali Jammeh of Zurich as PRO and Ebou Conteh of Zurich as Programme officer for football.
Speaking after his inauguration as president, Modou O. Njie, said it had been a long struggle, but expressed his readiness never to budge or give up.
He also expressed his readiness to work with all and sundry for the development of the zone.
According to Njie, they plan to establish a thing-tank so as to work for the betterment of Serrekunda East.
In conclusion he challenged his executive committee to work with dedication, commitment and hard work for the betterment of the zone.