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Football for peace in St. Joseph Parish

25.01.2011 07:12
Category: GeneralNews

A football tournament started in Wau on January 19th 2011

In preparation towards the Celebration of the feast of Saint John Bosco, St. Joseph Parish in Wau organized a football tournament.

The tournament, under the theme “Football for peace”, kicked off on the 19th January 2011. Six teams from the four parishes in Wau town are going to play until the 30th of January.

Around 100 youth are joining the initiative. The matches are taking place at the playground outside St. Joseph Parish in Sikka Hadid.

On Monday 31st the closing ceremony will take place and the winner will be proclaimed. 

Fr. James Lual, in charge of the youth in the parish, wishes the tournament could take place every year.