Players of the Margibi football and kickball teams in the 2018/2019 National County Sports Meet have staged a protest in Kakata to demand that county authorities provide them payments they are owed for their performance in the sporting tournament.
As the 2019 kickball season began on Saturday, February 16, the Liberia Kickball Federation announced it was suspending and fining 16 persons including players and technical staff for breaching the league’s rules in the just-ended National County Sports Meet.
The Ministry of Youth and Sports has announced a major change to the football category of the National County Sports, limiting the number of times a player can participate in the tournament to twice.
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.