Konneh Heads Local Oranizing Comittee Of WAFU


Bility Announces Local Organizing Committee for WAFU

The President of the Liberia Football Association and 1st Vice President, WAFU A has announced a five member Local Organizing Committee for the WAFU/FOX U-20 Tournament.

Mr.Musa Bility has named LFA Vice President for Operations Sekou Konneh as the new head of the Local Organizing Committee.

Honorable Munah Youngblood is Co-Chairman while Madam D. Sheba Browne and Pepci Yeke are members of the LOC. Deputy Youth and Sports Minister Andy Quamie is on the committee as a member and also representative of the Government of Liberia.

According to a release from the LFA, the committee begins work immediately from where the LFA Vice President for Administration Musa Shannon who headed the Local Organizing Committee left things.

Shannon asked President Bility to step aside so he can focus on his push for the LFA Presidency.

At the same time, 15 referees from across the WAFU Region will begin arriving in Liberia ahead of the kickoff of the tournament on April 24, 2018. The referees will start flying into Liberia on Saturday, April 21, 2018.

Liberia’s FIFA Badge referee Jerry Yeke is among the team of officials selected by WAFU to officiate in the 8 nation soccer fiesta.

WAFU Zone A General Secretary Jammeh E.K. Bojang along with a team of officials and technicians from WAFU will touch down in Monrovia on Saturday.