BY SUMBA BWIRE
The Safaricom Coast Regional Chapa Dimba finals has been rescheduled by one week. According to the Regional Coordinator Michael Karanja the change of date has been necessitated by circumstances beyond control.
‘Due to unavoidable circumstances the Coast Regional Chapa Dimba finals initially set for Saturday13’th 2018 has been postponed to 20’th. and 21’st. January 2018.’’ said Karanja.
Karanja further confirmed that the venue for the finals will be Shanzu Teachers Training College. Last week a team of inspectors from Nairobi toured both Shanzu Training Teachers College and Shimo Bortal on an inspection visit. The team assessed the suitability of the pitches as well as hotels and accommodation facilities and other logistics.
The recommendations of the inspection team were forwarded to Nairobi for confirmation.
The Coast Regional Chapa Dimba finals will involve Shimanzi boyz from Mombasa , Shimba Hills boyz secondary and Waa girls from Kwale and St. Johns Kaloleni Girls (South Coast); BreezeHam Boyz and Solwogidi girls from Malindi, Iqra from Hola from Hola and Kilifi Queens (North Coast)
The winners in the regional finals in the boyz category will earn cash award of ksh 200,000 and the runners up 100,000 while the winners in the girls category will pocket 100,000/- and runners up 50,000/= besides earning state of art mobile phones for each fianlists.
Meanwhile FKF South Coast Branch in its effort to develop and strengthen the capacity of coaches will in conjunction with Safaricom Chapa Dimba initiative will hold one day coaching course on friday January 12’th 2018 in Mombasa. The course targets 70 from Mombasa, Kwale Kaloleni and Taita Taveta County.