Sembia’s trophy gala will start today at the Gray Bush playing field, at Ascension town in Freetown, with eight communities taking part in the one week gala.
The gala is organized by Sembia Johnson, the owner of Thompsonian who disclosed to Awoko Sports that the gala was to bring the community together and also promote peace within it.
She disclosed that, “the gala is to create fun and bring people together,” noting that she would be offering to the winner a trophy and cash prize of Le, 250, 000.
The runners up will receive a certificate and cash prize of Le100, 000 and all participants will receive certificates.
Sembia Johnson mentioned that the award ceremony to deserving players and teams would take place at the Thompsonian illusion Nite club next Wednesday.
One of the organizers, Joseph Toby, also disclosed that before the start of the gala all the communities were invited to a meeting to plan the programme.
Joseph Toby noted that during the opening ceremony members of the Sports Council and some past heroes would be present to grace the occasion.
In today’s encounter, Tengbeh Town will battle with Ascension Town, a match expected to be full of fire works.