By: Brino Kayanga Mwale.
DOWA TO HOLD WOMEN FOOTBALL BONANZA
Unity super meals will hold the first ever women football bonanza at the Dowa community centre ground, Saturday and Sunday, this week.
Five women football teams will battle it out exposing to the world that Dowa has talented women footballers.
Chairperson of Dowa women football committee, Innocent Mwenekitete ,said all is set for the much anticipated bonanza.
Mwenekitete said Dowa stars, Dzaleka ,Mponela academy, Mponela girls, Msakambewa and Jidi women football teams will line up in a K600,000 cash prize bonanza
Pic: Executive Director of Unity super meals, Bob Dzombe handing over the K600,000 cash to Innocent Mwenetete and Mrs. Gloria Majamanda
Speaking at the function of handing over the cash to Dowa women football committee, Executive Director of Unity super meals, Bob Dzombe, said he has organized the women football competition for teams around Dowa in order to make them be active as well as their talent be exposed to the region and nation.
Dzombe said the bonanza will help in identifying potential women footballers to form one strong team which will play with central region giants, either DD Sunshine or Skippers.
Receiving the cash on behalf of the committee, Mwenekitete , thanked Unity super meals for a timely funding of the bonanza saying this will go into the history of the Dowa sports.
Mwenekitete appealed to other well wishers to come in and support women football in the district
The winning team will walk away with K170,000, K80,000 to the second place, third place K50,000 while the fourth place will receive a ball.