According to a positing on the Gambia Football Federation GFF facbeook page Lang Tombong Tamba, a former vice president at Football House and president of the GNOC is the new chairman of the Super Nawettan He replaces Ba Jabbi who quitted the position recently after stepping down from the presidency of the Brufut Zone. Previously the chairman is elected by the heads of the 12 zones of the Super Nawettan and it is not known whether the tradition has changed or whether Mr Tamba is representing a zone.
Meanwhile the GFF also reported that chairman Tamba was among a GFF delegation which the FiBank Monday ahead of the commencement of the 2017 Super Nawettan tournament for a preliminary meeting with the bank which sponsors the event
The boardroom meeting was meant for the parties to commit themselves to the enext event. Both the GFF and FiBank first congratulated themselves for a very successful tournament in 2016 and renewed their commitment to building much closer relationship in the future. The meeting further thanked the GFF Organising Committee for putting up logistics necessary during the tournament.
The officials briefly studied the last year tournament and concluded that although not much troubles were reported but efforts to beef up security details would be paramount. The GFF assured the sponsors of a much better security including other logistics.
The GFF was led to the meeting by it’s 2nd Vice president Ebou Faye while FiBank was headed by its senior Manager Mr Pa Ousman Njie.