Date: Today December 28th, 2021.
Venue: Sagbama lga Stadium, Sagbama Local Government Area, Bayelsa State.
As the Ofurumapepe Cup takes place today, 28th December, 2021, let’s have an update on the Henry Seriake Dickson Foundation and see some of it’s ongoing sports development sponsorship competitions.
The Henry Seriake Dickson (HSD) Foundation is the sponsor of the ongoing community-based grassroots football competition, the Ofurumapepe Cup, which involves 100 teams and 1000 young boys.
The Foundation also recently unveiled the Nanaye Dickson Wrestling Tournament in Abuja where Two Ijaw Wrestling Icons were recognized and honoured.
The Nanaye Dickson Wrestling Tournament will also be declared open on 30th of December, 2021.
The Special Guest of Honour is Senator Douye Diri, the Governor of Bayelsa State, Senator Lawrence Ewhrudjakpo, the Deputy Governor of Bayelsa State is the Special Guest of the occasion while former Governor of Bayelsa State and Senator representing Bayelsa West Senatorial District, Senator Henry Seriake Dickson is the Chief Host. Other dignitaries are expected to grace the occasion.
The organisers of the Tournament have said that, all Covid-19 containment protocols will be adhered to. They advised fans to come with their own face masks.