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Football: All roads lead to Bo for the inaugural match at the 6000 seater Capacity Stadium

Thousands of Sierra Leoneans will gather on Sunday in Bo, for the opening of a 6000 seater stadium aimed at making the country's football's improvement a reality.

The Southern arena is in the Second Capital City of Sierra Leone, Bo.

President Julius Maada Bio will grace the inauguration of the Southern arena as a special guest, in recognition of his contribution towards the promotion of sport and the vision of seeing the National Team Leone Stars in a back to back Afcon appearance.

The owner of the Southern arena,  Babadi Kamara had remarked that "it is a source of pride to have a stadium as beautiful as the Southern arena, needed to restore the country's good football image.

In another development,  Bai Bureh Warriors and Kamboi Eagles will Commence the Southern arena Interregional tourney , at the Bo Mini Stadium today Friday 19th May 2023, whilst East End Lions face Wusum stars in the second Fixture and the eventual winner from the above fixtures would face host Bo Rangers on Sunday 21st May 2023 , to Mark the official opening ceremony of the southern arena.

In the area of Security,  the head of safety and security at the FA, Mohamed Freeman conducted an induction training for stewards, in a bid to ensure security amidst the inauguration.

Meanwhile, the Sierra Leone football association has lauded the timely intervention of the Chairman of Bo Rangers for restructuring and improving its standard to spice the development of the game in more ways than one.


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