Sports Administration

LAF Confirms 3 New Officials

The Executive Committee of the Liberia Athletics Federation (LAF) has confirmed the appointment of three new chairmen on medics, coaching and public relations committees.

The three appointed include, Coach Samuel Cooper, Emmanuel Argu, and journalist Leroy M. Sonpon III.

The three are now members of the Executive Committee of LAF. Coach Cooper is responsible to coordinate coaches and serve as technical officer of all LAF’s events as well as recruitments.

Mr. Henry Brown is the head of the technical department at the LFA. He can tell us why Lone Star disappoint us

The New Focus for Sports Writers

If Liberian sports writers and broadcasters don’t promote sports with local content, then they must belong to the European Sports Writers Association and not Sports Writers Association of Liberia, SWAL.

That statement was made by Mr. Musa Hassan Bility, president of the Liberia Football Association (LFA) during the official inducting ceremonies of the administration of SWAL.

Chairmen Pelenah, Jackson, Wheon and Joseph

SWAL Announces Standing Committees

The Sports Writers Association of Liberia (SWAL) has appointed several standing committees.

The announcement was made by Mr. Roland Mulbah, President of the association, at his induction ceremony last Friday in Monrovia.

The SWAL Standing Committees and their Chairpersons are: Advisory Committee, Omari Jackson, Chairman; Planning and Training, Malcolm W. Joseph, Chairman; and Ways, Means, and Finance, Abraham Wheon, Chairman.

Kaba is one of the few with incredible knowledge of soccer administration

The Man Liberia Needs in Soccer Administration

When Musa Hassan Bility first ascended to the helm of Liberia’s football administration as president, one positive decision he made was appointing former CAF and FIFA referee Idrissa Kaba as his Secretary General.

In an interview after his appointment, Mr. Kaba said he was going to the LFA with a great deal of experience in football management, because “I’m schooled in all aspects of sports administration and therefore I am coming to the FA Secretariat with optimism and confidence.”

President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf

WAFU Tourney to Honor President Sirleaf in October?

At a recent West Africa Football Union (WAFU) meeting in Dakar, Senegal, Mr. Musa Bility, president of the Liberia Football Association (LFA) and who was elected one of its vice presidents, proposed a tournament this year in October, to honor President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf as part of activities to climax her final term in office as President of Liberia.


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