• Sainey Darboe, Editor-in-chief

Gunjur United FC gets team bus as over D50K raised through pledges

Gunjur United FC, a GFF second division outfit in Gunjur today received a 26 people seater minibus for the transportation of the team to their matches across the country.

New team bus for Gunjur United FC

The vehicle was officially handed over to the team at a low key ceremony held at the the premises of Alkalo Ba Giki Darboe, attended by football officials in Gunjur and other stakeholders. Football fans and enthusiast have helped raised some funds through pledges cordinated in the Gunjur Sports Development forum on WhatsApp to help finance the purchase of the minibus for Gunjur United FC as well as other sporting items for the team. A total sum of D57710 was pledged by 22 individuals and clubs through the fund drive that began in May this year.

Gunjur Alkali Ba Giki Darboe and council of elders with football and VDC officials at the handing over of the team bus

To maximise the potential of the minibus, the vehicle is set to be used as a commercial transport in between Gunjur United FC games to ensure that the vehicle can sustain itself during the cause of its lifespan.

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