September 30th, 2020

Samoa Tag 1

Picture: Samoa TAG Inc Committee – Faaofonuu JP Leota (President) Lubuto Siaosi (Treasurer) and Johannas Uili (Director of Competitions) pictured with Vodafone Samoa’s CEO: Nofoasaefa Satish Sharma

Staying true to its “Always More” Campaign, Vodafone have always been a strong pillar of support towards the sporting community. Adding onto this, the Global Telecom Giant Vodafone announced their support to the development of Samoa TAG’s initiative being the upcoming’ Vodafone Teuila TAG Tournament’ which will be held on Saturday the 3rd of October, 2020 at St Josephs College, Alafua.

“It is evident that we are always reinvesting into our sporting communities, via in-kind or monetary – it is our mission is to help enrich people’s lives and this extends to helping develop our local sporting talents too. As mentioned, we’re always more on community support, always more on data, always more on network coverage.” Says Vodafone’s CEO, Nofoasaefa Satish Sharma.

“Samoa TAG Inc has grown significantly in Samoa in the recent years. The sport is seen to be a fun sport for persons of all ages, all genders, all fitness levels and much like Vodafone’s network, it’s suitable for everyone. We wish all the clubs the best as they prepare for the Vodafone Teuila Tag tournament” Concluded Nofoasaefa Satish Sharma.

The Vodafone Teuila Tag Tournament is the pinnacle of the Tag calendar year for all international and domestic TAG clubs, as it attracts over 50 plus clubs with much anticipation and excitement because the tournament is held on the Teuila festival week. However due to COVID-19 the Samoa TAG Tournament calendar had to be rearranged and restricted to local clubs this year.

“It is because of Vodafone’s support that the Vodafone Teuila TAG Tournament can continue despite the restrictions and the changes taking place. Therefore Samoa TAG Inc is very grateful for Vodafone’s generosity. On behalf of Samoa TAG inc I’d like to take this opportunity to Thank Vodafone Samoa’s CEO Nofoasaefa Satish Sharma, Yolande and the team for believing in Samoa TAG Inc and supporting us and our community during a Global Pandemic” says Faaofonuu JP Leota – President Samoa Tag Inc Leota.

The Vodafone Teuila TAG Tournament will be a day full of fun for the entire family. There will be Food & Handicraft Stalls plus so much more. If teams would like to register and participate in a friendly game of TAG – email: samoataginc@gmail.com or call 7573672 for more information. Teams will be vying for $7,000 tala worth of Cash Prize Money.

Vodafone (since its launch date) have well invested over $370,000 tala worth of monetary and in-kind support within our Communities and the Global Telecom Giant is saying that it’s only just the beginning of many more to come.

“Vodafone is ALWAYS MORE on community support, therefore make the switch and support Vodafone who supports your community.” concluded Vodafone Samoa CEO, Nofoasaefa Satish Sharma.

For all media enquiries please contact Vodafone’s Brand & Communications Manager Yolande Matagi via email yolande.matagi@www.vodafone.com.ws.