Thousands of Sierra Leoneans gathered on Sunday 21st May , 2023 for the inauguration of the 6000 seater southern arena in Bo.
The unveiling was graced by key dignitaries in the Sporting sector as a way to mark a giant leap forward in the country's football development projections.
The Southern arena unveiling had breathtaking performances from the entertainment Ambassador Kao Denero and team as part of his own contributions towards supporting the beautiful game of football.
In his address as guest of honor, President Julius Maada Bio lauded the state-of-the-art infrastructure constructed by Babadi Kamara , and noted the impact the Southern arena would create in helping sporting enthusiasts to meet and exceed their aspirations in the game they cherished so well.
The owner of the Southern arena, Babadi Kamara pointed out the essence of the arena which is a source of pride personally and nationally can help to restore its footballing image.
In the inaugural match, hosts Bo Rangers played well but were unfortunate, as visitors East End Lions defeated Bo Rangers 1-0 after their new signing Ibrahim S. Conteh scored the only goal to earn the killers the prestigious trophy.
East End Lions Chairman Junior Navo, commended the team for the historic win and as well as the massive work done by the Chairman of Bo Rangers Babadi Kamara in transforming the game wholeheartedly.
Meanwhile, it is hoped that the collaboration would be replicated to see a turning point in the game.