NISA championship starts April 28


The annual National Inter-department Sports Association (NISA) football competition, gets underway on Saturday 28th.

The balloting was held on Wednesday 19th April 2017 at the GRTS building, MDI Road, Kanifing.
Divided into four groups, 16 institutions and companies will participate in the competition.

Group A comprises Gambia Fire and Rescue Services, University of the Gambia, National Road Authority and Gambia Civil Aviation Authority.


Group B includes Ministry of Agriculture, Gambia National Petroleum Company, Gambia Printing & Publishing Corporation and Banjul Breweries.

Group C comprises the Gambia Transport Services Corporation, Gambia Prison Service, Gambia International Airlines and Medical Research Council.

Group D is made up of the Ministry of Trade Industry & Employment, Gampetroleum, Gambia Armed Forces and Gambia Radio & Television Services.

The tournament proper is expected to kick off on Saturday 28th April 2017 at a ground yet to be decided due to first and second division matches in progress, according to NISA Public Relation Officer Sulayman Badjie.

The winner of the tourney will represent Gambia in Senegal in a regional football champions with workers from Senegal.

NISA was formed in 2002 with objective is to foster personal interaction, discipline, tolerance and mutual understanding among workers.