Youth and Sports Minister Zeogar Wilson says he is pleased with the just-ended 2018-19 National County Sports Meet.
Nimba has gone down in the history books of the National County Sports Meet as the first county to be crowned champions of women’s football.
The 2018-19 National County Sports Meet has come to an end with Bomi being crowned as football champions after nine years without a win, while Grand Bassa successfully defended their kickball title.
Lofa’s football team got their name etched in the history of the National County Sports Meet on Sunday, January 6 after becoming the first county to win a game in the women’s football category.
For the second time in less than a week, money exchangers in Harbel have disrupted ongoing preparations of the Margibi Sports Association in demand of US$8,000 they say the county owes them.
The month-long Inter-Electoral District League in Ganta has come to an end, with the Ninth District emerging as the winner in the male football category. The First District took the championship in the women’s kickball category.
Harbel Supermarket Money Exchangers, recently held a peaceful protest at the office of Margibi’s Superintendent Jerry Varnie, where they said the failure of the county to pay their debt was negatively affecting their livelihoods.
After more than three weeks of action, the 2017-18 National County Sports Meet ends on Sunday, April 22 at the Samuel Kanyon Doe Sports Complex.