Isaac Okwi the regional sales manager Nile Breweries Gulu says, this year, they will only do stadium branding, Acholi and Buganda Provinces brandied jerseys while other benefits in the sponsorship deal will commence in next year`s edition of the tournament.
Nile Breweries Limited will inject UGX 750 million in the
FUFA Drum tournament to cover the next three years.
The sponsorship deal will see
Nile Breweries through its product Eagle Poa inject UGX 250million annually
While making the announcement on Sunday evening at Pece
Stadium in Guku, Isaac Okwi the regional sales manager Nile Breweries Gulu says, this
year they will only handle stadium branding and also offer branded jerseys to Acholi and Buganda Provinces.
According to Okwi, the other benefits to start next year include, kits, prize
money, medals, trophies, media and other logistics. Okwi says the deal is a supplement of the sponsorship
between Nile Breweries and FUFA of the national football team.
Esther Musoke, FUFA Marketing director says the money will
help boost the organization and mobilization of fans to support their
// Cue in “as a federation……
Cue out …to the stadium.”//
FUFA Drum tournament which was introduced in 2018 has 16
participating provinces with Buganda winning the inaugural tournament and West Nile