Executive members of the Congo Town Football Club have appointed the Finance and Admin Manager of AMR Gold-Mohamed Sultan Daffae as Chief Executive Officer.
The appointment came in gratitude to the support M.S. Daffae, on behalf of his company, is giving to the community’s football club, especially the ongoing 2016 Inter-Area Football Competition organized by the Central One Football Association (COFA) at the Parade playing field, Circular Road in Freetown.
Head of delegation-Harold Rowe said that the youth and stakeholders of Congo Town community are pleased and grateful for the company’s support, adding that it is now on record that the biggest post Ebola awareness raising football competition was funded by AMR Gold under the distinguished leadership of Mr. Daffae.
(Middle) AMR Gold’s Admin and Finance Manager flanked by Congo Town executive
He went on to say that the post Ebola inter-constituency football competition did not only unite them after being hardly hit by the scourge, but it was further used to sensitize and educate their constituents on the need to continue adhering to the medical precautionary measures.
“We are gathered here today as an executive to thank the Board of Directors, Management and Staff of AMR Gold for their untiring support to us as a community,” said Harold. He went on to declare that, “on behalf of the Congo Town stakeholders and all youth of this wonderful community, let me announce that you have been crowned as the Chief Executive Officer-CEO of the Congo Town football club.”
In his response the Admin and Finance Manager of AMR Gold (SL) Limited, Mohamed Sultan Daffae thanked the delegation and the entire executive members of the team for confidence placed in him by appointing him to the position.
As CEO of the Congo Town Community Football team, “I am overwhelmed by the fact that this is a community team and I do appreciate the honour you guys have bestowed on me.”
“I will accept it in good faith and promise to diligently serve in my new capacity,” Daffae assured.
Mr. Daffae described his appointment as praiseworthy and called for collaborative support as that is the only way the team can overcome any challenge that might come in the future. He thanked the entire Congo Town Community for acknowledging the support his company had been providing to the community.
Youth Chairman of Congo Town, Khalilu Sillah lauded AMR Gold for providing more jobs to Sierra Leoneans. He said the appointment has demonstrated that AMR Gold’s Directors are being adequately represented by a hardworking and down-to-earth Admin and Finance Manager.
He said AMR Gold has a forward looking Sierra Leonean management who doesn’t know boundaries when undertaking development activities. He appealed to the Government of Sierra Leone to continue to provide the required environment for genuine investors such as AMR Gold.
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