Liberia Amputee Sports Association, LAFASA, is scheduled to conduct its leadership elections for the next four years. The elections take place on Friday, July 18, 2014 at the Antoinette Tubman Stadium in Monrovia.
A release from LAFASA said all the current leaders, including President Cooper Melvin Gotteh, are seeking re-elections.
In the Friday’s elections, several new candidates have been qualified to contest. Eric B. Myers, for President, Festus Harrison, Jr., for Secretary General, Anthony S. Dolo for Treasurer, John K. Kerkula, Vice President for Operations and Oliver M. Blegay, Assistant Secretary General.
The release said another qualification of candidates are being made by LAFASA member clubs, including Survival FC, Conquerors FC, Monrovia Giant Amputee Club, Island Warriors FC and Young Invaders FC.
All the candidates, the release added, are members who have served their respective clubs two years and above.
“Each team is entitled to one vote and the vote is done by secret ballot. In the event of a tie, a second round of ballot will be held until a simple majority is obtained,” the release disclosed.
The Technical Director of the Liberia Football Association (LFA), Henry Brown, will supervise the elections.