Mar 22, 2021, 11:55 AM
Samger FC on Thursday defeated league leaders Jam City 2-0 in their week-ten fixture played at the National Technical Training Centre in Yundum to top the 2020-2021 Gambia Football Federation (GFF) Division Two League.
The move is meant to support youth of The Gambia in particular Banjul and strengthen the sports of football, the most popular sport in The Gambia.
The items donated were sets of jerseys, footballs of various labels and a cash amount of 10,000 dalasi.
The beneficiaries were Fire House, Juventus, Ajax, Atletico, London City, Waa Banjul, James Saine, Rapid Viana, Red Tigers, Macdonald United, Ngoyan, Lancaster United, Oneness and multiple others.
The former minister of Youth and Sports under the Barrow administration, said his priority is not what the administration has done for him, but rather what he has done for the country - youth and women.
“We would invest in youth. Have mercy for the youth. The youth are the leaders of the future. Let us help the youth.”
The presentation was carried out by Fatou Bah-Barrow and Sarjo Mballow-Barrow, the distinguished First and Second Lady respectively at Banjul New Town West Ward during a meeting.
The Gambia’s strong impression at the recent FIFA/Coca Cola Women’s ranking has caught the world’s attention as Women Scorpions skipper Penda Bah enticed FIFA with her eye catching dreams for the West African nation moving to higher heights for the good reasons.
Marcel Mendy, executive director of the National Sports Council (NSC) has stated that former secretary general of The Gambia Basketball Association (GBA), Abdoulie Jallow, has proved to be one of the most dishonest people who have served The Gambia Basketball Association.