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Margibi County Kickball team celebrates their entry into the semi-finals

Margibi County in Kickball Semifinals

Margibi County booked their first place in the semi-finals in kickball on Thursday in the ongoing 2016/2017 County Sports Meet at the Antoinette Tubman Stadium.

The ‘Gibi Girls’ automatically qualified yesterday after their second win in the round-robin quarterfinals. They have four points from two games, and will play their last game on Wednesday, January 4.

Margibi County whipped Montserrado County 3-0 in a tough 5-inning battle.


Both teams in action

Djeke City Mayor (first from right), Sam Brown and other platform spectators

Sam Brown Cross Border Solidarity Match Ends 2 -2

The friendly soccer match between the town of Djeke’ and Ganta City, under the banner “Friends of Sam Brown Solidarity Match” ended 2-2 on December 25.

The match was played to commemorate the birth of Jesus Christ and it created good atmosphere for everyone at the game.

The game began in favor of the Guineans, when in the 7th minute they got their opener through right winger Raul in the 18-yard box.

When the Liberians tried to find the equalizer, the Guineans in the 11th minute got their second goal from a header.


“All Lofians should rally around the team to ensure the team gets the necessary support,” Mr.Momo Cyrus

SEGAL Manager Donates L$100K to Lofa

As part of his contribution to ensure a successful campaign in the ongoing National County Sports Meet, the General Manager of the Security Expert Guard Agency of Liberia (SEGAL), Momo Cyrus, has donated L$100,000 to his native Lofa County.

Mr. Cyrus said every well-meaning Lofian should rally around the team to ensure it gets the necessary support. “The team needs all of our support and we should do all we can to motivate them,” he said.


West Point Commissioner Nyan and his guests last Friday and the team and kids at the beach in West Point

The team and kids at the beach in West Point

AG Team Assures Support to Donamisport Project in West Point

West Point Township Commissioner Samson Nyan told a visiting team of members of the Assembly of God from the United States that the small community awaits support to improve the lives of the people.

The team was led by Doc Lawson, Liberian-American ex international soccer player, who is the head of the popular DonamiSports that organizes sports for youths and kids every year.

Commissioner Nyan told a team of nine persons, including three women, that he was happy to welcome them to the community.


Police Director Coleman and Deputy Kromah and Assistant Sports Minister Gray

Fans’ Safety Important in County Meet Finals

The Ministry of Youth and Sports has warned against “duplication of tickets” and expressed confidence in the Liberia National Police to handle the situation and ensure that match officials, players and fans are safe.

The concern over congestion at the County Meet finals has been raised because the finals take place at the Antoinette Tubman Stadium with the capacity of about 8,000 fans.

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