Ben Phiri launches  sports trophies, sponsorship up to K12m for 2018 edition

Businessman-cum-politician Ben Phiri on Sunday launched the 2018 edition of his sports trophy at a colorful event held at Khonjeni Ground in Thyolo.

Ben Phiri presents the cheque
Ben Phiri sponsors sports trophies in Thyolo Central

Phiri, who is Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) director of elections,  reiterated his commitment to keep his constituents fit, happy and productive through a range of sports competitions in football, netball and bawo.

This year’s edition has been increased  to K12 Million from K10 Million last year, a development that has excited the sports fraternity near, far and beyond.

Reputable sports analysts and observers say this is probably the most expensive sports trophy at constituency level in the country

In his remarks, Phiri  said the sports trophies play a great role in unifying the constituents and mobilizing them for positive community endeavors.

The initiative will have teams from the Thyolo cental constituency’s two traditional authorities, Mchiramwela and Kapichi.

During the launch, Phiri presented over 300 football and netball uniform sets and over 150 balls to be used by participating teams.

He hoped this year’s edition will be a huge improvement from last year’s and will go a long way in developing sports in the district coupled with government’s programs in the area.

Last year’s edition was launched at Thyolo Boma where  Phiri promised that he was going to speak to President Arthur Peter Mutharika to consider giving people of Thyolo a state-of-the-art stadium. True to his promise, construction works at steadily progressing to have a 20 000 seater stadium.

 

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Charles
Charles
2 years ago

How about simply saying Good Job Dr. Phiri, what a good way to promote our young youths of today.

Night shift_ Kitchen Porter
Night shift_ Kitchen Porter
2 years ago

I shall only judge Ben Phiri and others ndikazapeza evidence. I leave everything to courts and God. Ndizangochimwapo apa

mkandawire
mkandawire
2 years ago

vuto lokhala wosauka ndilimeneri, mukaona mumnthu ali ndi ndalama kumangoganiza kuti waba
anzanuwatu samagona ndi zochitazambiri.mukhalira yomweyo uku mukukanda

Thinktank
Thinktank
2 years ago
Reply to  mkandawire

We celebrate people who get rich the right way…dont paint. Malawians as envious to this ill gotten wealth…..and for your own info..those who speak about this are educated and live comfortable…stop this nonsense that it’s because of poverty that we questions ” overnight wealth”

CHIPYELERO
CHIPYELERO
2 years ago

Redistributing stolen wealth?

Malawi
Malawi
2 years ago

Is that how he is paying back to Malawians? It’s not rocket science this Man one day will give the account of how he ganged up with fell DPP looting from poor Malawians. Each and every soul that suffers or dies due to lack of basic needs in Malawi shall testify. You can brag about your wealth but know that does not give you peace. People are suffering because of selfishness and greediness. Malawi is where it is because of people like you. You can fool every Malawian but God sees. You have children but you don’t think of the… Read more »

Girl lady
Girl lady
2 years ago

Eish Erick Mabedi aka Jacob is looking for 20 Million for his Health!!! This world of Ours

Gulukunyinda
Gulukunyinda
2 years ago

There is need to look into this account! How much is there?

Ntumbuka Weni Weni-Wapachitimba

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