Edition: Thursday, September 24, 2020 at 1:14 AM
As part of
their contribution to the development of football in Brikama, a British couple,
Mr. and Mrs. Atkin, on Sunday February 8th 2009 donated sports materials to Atkins
FC of Brikama Wellingara in the Western Region of The Gambia.
items include balls, flags and jerseys.
the presentation held at Brikama Wellingara, China Bah, a fire officer, said that he
was the one who initiated the relationship between Atkins FC and Mr. and Mrs.
Atkins over a year ago. He commended Mr. and Mrs. Atkins for their tremendous
contribution to the development of football in Brikama Wellingara and he urged
the beneficiaries to make good use of the donated items.
part, the donor Mr. Akins advised the team members to make best use of the
made the gesture from the bottom of their hearts without thought of payback
from the beneficiaries and he also said that the gesture is geared toward
assisting the needy.
also used the occasion to call on philanthropists, stakeholders and well wishes
to invest in sports particularly football.