FIFA funds renovation of Juba National Stadium
FIFA in partnership with South Sudan Football Association launched the renovation of Juba Football Stadium on Saturday
A delegation from FIFA and CAF as well as the Undersecretary of the National Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports, Agum Rin Mabeny attended the inauguration ceremony on Saturday. Jubek State Minister of Youth and Sports, Salah Rajab Bunduki, said similar stadium would be built in other states across the country as a way to boost the sports industry. The representative of FIFA, Veron Mosengo, said FIFA would continue to develop sports facilities in South Sudan. He described sports as a symbol of unity of the people. The President of South Sudan Football Association, Francis Amin Michael, said the project for upgrading Juba Football Stadium would be completed within one year.