The league board of Kwara U-12 YEG League on Wednesday signed a sponsorship deal with Mobrimah Foundation and Beyond Creativity media firm in a ceremony hosted at the conference room of the Kwara Football Academy, KFA in Ilorin.
The deal, according to the Chief Operating Officer of the league, Ibrahim Jatto is a watershed which will go a long way in achieving the core values and inception message of the league.
‘This is a ground breaking deal which signals a new dawn for football development in Kwara State and Nigeria. We are happy to have our sponsors join us in making history as we invest in the future of football in Nigeria”. said the COO
Also speaking at the event, the representative of Mobrimah foundation, Abdullahi Abdulhameed noted that the sponsorship drive was inspired by the thrust policy of the foundation which, among many other things is geared towards emancipation of people at the grassroots and also helping the less privilege in achieving their dreams.
“The league has created a platform for young footballers to display their talents and we believe that the synergy between us and the league board will aid their long term aspirations”
In his remarks, the representative of the Beyond creativity media firm, Abdullahi Loke expressed delight to be part of the development which he said will continue to be a reference point in the course of football development in Nigeria.
The sponsorship deal will covers logistics, provision of matchday and monthly awards to players and coaches, training materials for all the 12 teams taking part in the league, provision of media coverage and leverage and hosting a gala and award night at the end of the season to celebrate all the stakeholders.