The Minister of Home Affairs 6th Anniversary Sports Programme commences tomorrow with Inter County King Dominoes Competition which is scheduled to commence at 09:00hrs at the Police Recreation Hall, New Amsterdam and is sponsored by Sterling Products Ltd.
Prizes will be awarded to the winner; 1st runner up, 2nd runner up, most sixes and first love. A representative of Sterling Products yesterday presented some of the trophies and medals on offer for the outstanding performers to Dennis Pompey of the Ministry.
A strong Demerara contingent comprising Motilall Ram, Jagnandan Persaud, Elroy Richards, Rasheed Mohamed, Shaheed Ramsaywack, Clauduin Alinsworth, Chadwick Mc Garrell, Collin Chance, Trevor Sawh and Telmano Torres will travel to Berbice to do battle against Hector Douglas, Teron Douglas, Dale Prince, William Donald, Noel Douglas, Stephen Totaram, Glemore De Abreu and Glenroy Fraser.
The Minister took office on 9th September, 2006 and is the seventeenth Minister to serve in that office. The first was Honourable Balram Singh Rai who served from September 6th, 1961 to June 15th, 1962.
The programme includes an inter- agencies Dominoes Competition, Softball Cricket and Athletics, involving the Guyana Police Force, Guyana Prison Service, Guyana Fire Service, Community Policing Organization, Liaison Officers and the Stray Catchers Unit.