DAVAO CITY, November 20 (PIA) The Annual 2nd Association of Regional Executives of National Agencies Sportsfest formally opened today with the theme,”Makilahok, Makilaro Makiisa,” at the covered court of the Department of Public Works and Highways 11 Office.
Engr. Mariano Alquiza, director of the DPWH 11 welcomed the delegates and teams from various line government agencies and expressed that the activity aims to nurture camaraderie among the government employees.
He said camaraderie is wanting among government agencies nowadays since the employees are more focused on deadlines and other rigors of the service.
“It is a way of fostering good networking in Region 11 because we need to help one another in accomplishing our mission in government service,” Alquiza said.
He said games will be played every Thursday, Friday and Saturday where a schedule is set for every sports event and all games are set to end by the first week of December 2015.
Alquiza said the culmination activity which will be the awarding of prizes will done on the first flag-raising ceremony next year where all government line-agencies gather again. (PIA 11-Joey Sem G. Dalumpines)