The Port Moresby based Australian (AFL) Football Club, the Gereka Bomber received a timely support from the Member for Moresby South and Minister for National Events, Justin Tkachenko, to help them in their campaign in the Moni Plus Port Moresby AFL 2023 premiership.
According to the President of the Gereka Bombers Mr. Alois Melua, the Member, presented a cheque of K50, 000, which he said will go towards supporting the club in terms of equipment.
“We have a lack of jumpers and training gear for our players, so we asked the Member for support, and he responded and came to us,” said the club president.
“It’s the first of its kind for our Member to come support us. This is a big sponsorship.”
The sponsorship cheque was presented to the club on Friday 01st of September at Gereka. Meanwhile, the Gereka Bombers will take to the field today.
Their afternoon match against the Daltron Alavana Swans in the Senior Men’s Division will take place at 12pm at the Colts Oval.
The Gereka Bombers currently sit on the number 9 spot on the Moni Plus Port Moresby AFL 2023 points ladder.