The Gambia Volleyball Federation has been granted the rights to host the boy’s zonal qualifiers for the 3rd Africa Youth Games from April 20 – 22 2018 in Banjul.
Three countries, Guinea Conakry, Senegal and Gambia registered to take part in the two-day tournament where the top finisher will get the Zone II slot to Algeria for the continental games in July.
Reacting to this development the acting president of Gambia Volleyball Federation Bai Dodou Jallow assured The Gambia is ready to host the event. We are hopeful it will be another great tournament and as host nation we want to grab the sole ticket to Algiers, Jallow stated and adding that such a feat will crown all the good work we have been doing the past 4 years in The Africa Dream Project centers. In 2017, The Gambia was also entrusted to host the African Nations Cup qualifiers for Beach volleyball in Banjul.