Sports tournament to fight underage drinking in Qokolweni schools
To all Media
18 February 2019
The Eastern Cape Liquor Board (ECLB) cordially invites members of the media to fight underage drinking in schools around ward 35 in King Sabatha Dalindyebo Local Municipality. Sporting tournament will be used to spread the messages to in-school youth, where eight schools will be taking part sport.
Alcohol abuse among the underage people continues to cause havoc in schools around King Sabatha Dalindyebo Local Municipality. The said sport tournament will also be used to make young girls aware about social ills affecting women such as Foetal Alcohol Syndrome, Rape and diseases associated with alcohol abuse.
Media is, therefore, cordially invited to be part of the campaign to fight alcohol abuse in schools and assist to spread the message of underage drinking “Booze is not for learners”.
Details of the event:
Date: 20 February 2019
Venue: Qokolweni S.S.S
Time : 07h45
For further enquiries you can contact ECLB Spokesperson Mr. Mgwebi Msiya on 0605016418 0r Contact Senior Communication Officer, Pumlani Fani on 0605546950.