The Sociedade Mineira de Catoca and the Provincial Government of Lunda Sul reaffirmed this Saturday, March 07, 2020, in the auditorium of the Mediatheque of Saurimo, a protocol in the scope of the development of sports at the province level.
Represented by the highest entity of the company, Benedito Paulo Manuel, Director General of SMC stressed that we are here to reaffirm a commitment to a common forum, this is the issue related to the rescue of the development of sport in our province ', he said.
Continuing, Benedito Paulo Manuel reinforced that this protocol was the result of an arduous plan to convince about the need to rescue the commitment with the Provincial Government of Lunda Sul.
"... effectively, we received all the arguments presented by the government, which in turn were convincing at the level of our Board of Directors and accepted".
In turn, Daniel Félix Neto, Governor of the Province of Lunda Sul recognized the gesture of the Sociedade Mineira de Catoca due to the fact that it was the only entity of the different requested, but only the support of the largest diamond company in the country arose.
“Today thanks to the support of the Management of Sociedade Mineira de Catoca sport in the province will be a reality… we were welcomed with great satisfaction. Therefore, Catoca it gave us the approval to take over Clube Desportivo da Lunda Sul and its different modalities, for us it was a great gain ”, pointed out, Daniel Félix Neto.
The reaffirmation of this extremely important stage between the two entities was based on the signing of a memorandum, thus Daniel Félix Neto assured that the second phase of the prestigious project begins at that moment since the creation of a Club name and other assumptions to start working.
On the other hand, with this memorandum, the governor stated that “we will work on a direct connection with the direction of SMC, which in turn will also be part of the governing and associative body of Clube da Lunda Sul” he claimed.
The event was attended by members of the government of the Province of Lunda Sul, members of the Board of Directors of Sociedade Mineira de Catoca, in the people of the Deputy General Director for the Technical Area, Aleksandr Kuzupeev, the Director of Organization and Human Resources, José Zeca N'goia, the Head of the Department of Social Responsibility, Flávio Fernandes, sports agents and civil society.