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Haruna Cham elected Zone II Secretary General

Oct 17, 2016, 1:10 PM

Haruna Cham, Secretary General of the Gambia Handball Association, was on Saturday 15 October 2016 elected as Secretary General of Africa Zone II Handball Federation.

Cham confirmed his election on his Facebook account.

Confirming the news on his Facebook account he said: “I have just been elected as the Secretary General of the Zone 2 handball family held in Guinea Conakry.”

He further said, the day is an “important date in my life”.

He also thanked all those who have been praying for and supporting him over the years.

Cham was appointed by The Gambia National Olympic Committee (GNOC) as the chef de mission (CDM) for the recently concluded Rio de Janeiro’s 2016 summer Olympic Games.

A bureau member of the GNOC, Cham served as liaison officer between GNOC and the Local Organising Committee (LOC) of the Brazilian Games.

As CDM, Cham also coordinated all the Games protocols on behalf of the National Olympic Committee.