Lusaka Mayor Miles Sampa and Chawama’s Nkoloma ward 1 councillor Tasila Lungu have handed over the modernized and state of the art Kuku ground to the residents of Nkoloma ward 1 and the surrounding areas.
Here is the full statement from the Lusaka City council.
FOR IMMEDIATE USE
MAKE USE OF KUKU GROUND TO DEVELOP YOUR SPORTS TALENTS
Lusaka – Friday, 22nd March, 2019
Lusaka Mayor has appealed to youths of Nkoloma Ward 1 to use the newly commissioned Kuku Ground to develop their sports talents.
Mr Sampa said he wanted to see world class sports men and women coming from Nkoloma Ward and surrounding areas.
The Mayor was speaking at the official handover of Kuku Ground in Nkolama Ward 1 today.
“You are a lucky generation, when I was growing up in Matero there were no sports facilities like this one but we used play games in dust grounds. So use this facility to develop your sports talents. I would like to see world class sports men and women coming from here,” he said.
Kuku Ground has been constructed by Avic International and its a brain child of Nkoloma Ward 1 Councillor Tasila Lungu.
The city father praised Councillor Tasila Lungu for for her heart for the community and her passion for youth development and empowerment.
Mr Sampa observed that Nkolama Ward is just one of the 33 Wards in Lusaka and wished that such facilities could be replicated in all the wards.
Public Relations manager