The Organizing Committee of the 2017 sports awards and gala night, staged by the Sports Journalists’ Association (SJAG), has called on public and private institutions to come onboard and support the event.
The event is slated for 22nd April, at the Djembeh Hotel in Kololi.
According to the organizing committee, letters have been sent out to different public and private institutions for partnership. “We are calling on all those institutions that have received our letters to timely come onboard and be part of this memorable event,” says Alieu Ceesay, Secretary General of SJAG.
The say the annual Sports Awards Night is meant to recognize and reward past and present sports personalities – “an initiative worth supporting by every Gambian,
The fundamental mission of the SJAG is to enhance the development of sports journalism in The Gambia to the highest level possible.
The association has been staging the event for the past seven years, and the organisers are looking forward to another successful event.
The different categories for this year’s award ceremony are: Sports Personality of The Year Award; Best Local Based Athlete 2016; Best Foreign Based Athlete 2016; Best Coach of the Year 2016; Best Team of the Year 2016; Institutions in Support of Sports, Best Referee of the Year 2016, Emerging Team of the Year, and Emerging Athlete of the Year
Institutions and companies that wish to be part of this memorable night can call: 7493424, 7750073, 3813805, or 9618302.