The government yesterday signed a deal with a Chinese company to construct a football stadium in Northern Bari.

The facility, according to sources the facility will be constructed in Northern Bari area of Molobor Payam, Lado County in Jubek State.  The stadium will be an ultra-modern 20, 000 seater capacity stadium that will be eligible to host major national and international games.

The Minister of General Education Hon. Deng Deng Hoc being the Acting Minister of Culture, Youth and Sports toured the proposed land for the construction of the stadium.

The construction works will be done by a Chinese company, Metallurgical Corporation of China (MCC) Ltd.