Ministry of Education (MOC) claimed its first win in the opener of the 2016 Intra-Governmental League at the ATS in Monrovia.
The MOE whipped the Liberia Anti-Corruption Commission (LACC) 4-2 in football.
In the second football derby, the General Auditing Commission (GAC) and the Liberia Telecommunications Corporation (LIBTELCO) settled to a goalless draw.
Earlier in the kickball, LIBTELCO pinned GAC 7-4 points, and LACC forfeited to MOE.
In today’s fixture, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will meet the Judiciary (JUD) in both football and kickball, as well as the National Transport Authority (NTA) and LISGIS at the BYC’s Blue Field.
Also today at the Willie Knuckles Sports Stadium (Alpha Field) on Duport Road, Paynesville, the Ministry of Postal Affairs (MOPT) meets the Monrovia City Corporation (MCC), while the Liberia Broadcasting System/the Ministry of Information Cultural Affairs and Tourism (LBS/MICAT) and the National Social
Security and Welfare Corporation (NASSCORP) will face off in both football and kickball.
Meanwhile, the Ministry of Youth and Sports has appointed Assistance Minister of Sports, Murvee Gray as the chairman of the 2016 Intra Governmental Tourney.
Min. Gray in an exclusive interview said the tourney provides recreation for public staff, which in turn will give them healthy lives to increase productivity.
He said at the end of the tourney, six trophies would be given to first, second and third winners in each category.
Min. Gray urged thanked the institutions participating in the tourney for their unprecedented registration of US$500 to underwrite the cost of the tournament.
The Intra Governmental tournament, formerly Inter-Ministerial League – brings together all line ministries, agencies, public corporations and other branches of government together through various sporting disciplines.