Oct 1, 2013, 11:40 AM
country’s leading financial institution FiBank Gambia Limited yesterday
presented sets of jerseys to the 2016 Super Nawettan finalists Banjul and
Speaking at the presentation ceremony held at the Bank’s head office on Kairaba Avenue, Pa Momodou Faal, secretary general of the Super Nawettan Organising Committee, hailed FIBank for bankrolling the Super Nawettan, adding that 2016 is the second time FiBank had sponsored the tournament.
Faal stated that two weeks ago FiBank presented jerseys and D100,000 to the Super Nawettan Organising Committee for the preparatory fee for the 2016 Super Nawettan zonal football tournament.
Faal further stated that Super Nawettan Organising Committee are grateful to FiBank for a successful Super Nawettan 2016.
Faal advised finalists to exercise discipline during the final, adding that the final between Banjul and Gunjur would be interesting as both sides will be hoping to beat each other to clinch the trophy.
Ba S. Jabbi, the chairman of the Super Nawettan, said Sukuta will play against Serrekunda East in the third place play-off today at the Serrekunda West Mini Stadium, noting that the winner for the third place will receive D30,000 sponsored Super Organising Committee.
Jabbi applauded FiBank for sponsoring the Super Nawettan while appealing to them to open branches in the Brufut, Gunjur and satellite villages along the coast.
Pa Ousman Njie, General Manager of FiBank, thanked zones for opening accounts with FiBank and expressed hope that the zones will maintain their accounts with the bank.
Njie expressed optimism that FiBank would continue to bankroll Super Nawettan and appealed to the finalists to maintain discipline during the final.
Ebrima Jammeh alias Fabou, president of Gunjur zonal team, hailed FiBank for sponsoring the 2016 Super Nawettan, adding that Gunjur is a peaceful place.
Jammeh expressed confidence that the trophy would be ready for Gunjur and assured the sponsors that Gunjur fans will maintain discipline during the final.
For his part, Ndong Camara of Banjul Sports Committee thanked FiBank for sponsoring the Super Nawettan, adding that Banjul fans are discipline.