Oct 23, 2009, 3:06 PM
After a successful traditional and national wrestling event organised by the national wrestling organizing committee, the committee is extending its gratitude and honour to all sponsors to facilitating the 1st edition of the national wrestling championship.
Abdul Aziz Titao Mendy, development officer of the NSC and the coordinator of wrestling championship, on behalf of the organizing committee extended gratitude to those who helped to finance the programme to ensure the championship became a successful story.
Titao thanked Head of State President Jammeh for creating the needed environment and Vice-President Aja Dr Isatou Njie-Saidy for her personal contribution both in cash and in facilitating vehicles for the two committees.
Mendy, however, thanked the Ministry of Youth and Sports for contributing immensely towards ensuring the 1st edition became a successful one.
He also commended other sponsors such as Social Security and Housing Finance Corporation, Gambia National Petroleum Company, Galp energia and Castle gas station for their immense contributions and promotion of wrestling in the country.