Sami District Nawettan tournament kicks-off

Wednesday, August 28, 2019

Central River Region Sami District have commenced their annual wet season tournament, Nawettan which was sponsored by Yonna Forex Bureau.  

The eighteen participating football team competition was organised to bring together youth of the district to forester unity and cohesion. It is also organized to ensure that the district selects a team that would represent them in outside competitions.

In the opening game, Changai Toro defeated Changai Wolof 1-0 and Tankong Kunda drew goalless with Karantaba Toro in the second game. Reneru Wolof also won Lamin Koto 1-0 in the third game.

District sport chairman Tapha Baldeh observed that the tournament will help young people of the district to interact and know one another as one people and to select the best players for the district after the game. Mr. Baldeh thanked Yonna Forex Bureau for sponsoring the tournament.              

Treasurer Lamin Jobarteh, public relations officer Ba Chamang Danso and Secretary Kawsu Conateh all called on the young people to maintain peace during the period of the tournament.    

Author: Ousman Jallow