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Wed, 13 Jan 2010 16:48 - Updated Wed, 13 Jan 2010 16:48

Official pledges support to local champions


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Ndalatando – The governor of northern Kwanza Norte province, Henrique André Júnior, Wednesday pledged his government's support to the local representative (Porcelana FC) in the second division of the national championship this year.

Addressing government members and the civil society, the official noted that his working team is committed to supporting the winning club of the provincial championship of sport, and which expect to compete the qualifying phase to the main competition of football in Angola.

He expressed satisfaction over the resumption in 2009 of the provincial championship. According to him, the local executive pledges to back the winning team to participate in the national second division of football.

The resumption of football will boost other sectors leading to the local investment, emphasised the governor.

The provincial association of football in Kwanza Norte province resumed in 2009 the local championship of football, halted since 1991.