Fo’ondo in North Malaita comes alive with sporting activities since yesterday and has experienced an influx of people from as far as Fote in West Kwara’ae attending the activities.
SIBC’s Bita’ama stringer John Andrew Kiri reports, there are great cash prizes up for grab, sponsored by North Malaita MP Jimmy Lusibaea along with other business houses.
“For soccer the first prize is $5,000.00, $3,000.00 for the second prize and $1,500.00 for the third prize. For netball and volleyball the first prize is $500.00 cash, second $300.00 and third is $200.00 cash.”
Meanwhile, Mr. Kiri adds the tournament organizers and participants have expressed their gratitude to the sponsors of these activities.
“The prizes are sponsored by MP Jimmy Lusibaea, Our Telekom, Soltuna, Solomon Breweries and Bank South Pacific. The organizers say they are so thankful for the sponsors who donated towards the sporting activities as it is a huge benefit for them.”