Tankong Kunda Easter tournament kicks-off

Friday, April 26, 2019

Tankong Kunda Youth committee in Central River Region Sami District has commenced an Easter football tournament, aimed at maintaining peace and unity among the youths of the community and the surrounding villages..

Coordinator of the tournament Abdoulie Tiyana said the tournament is important to them because it brought the youth together and compete peacefully. He said the tournament will encourage the students and other youth to stay in the province during holidays while helping their parents.    

Mr. Tiyana appealed to the sport ministry, donors and other individuals to support the young talented youths to get sports materials such as gears, iron bars and funds to maintain the tournament every holiday.  

Assistant coordinator Malick Komma, Mankaman Komma and Bakebbanding Danso said young people of the area are ready to be part of national development, appealing for them to be considered and be given their due in all forms. 

Author: Ousman Jallow, CRR