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FiBank, GFF sign Super Nawettan sponsorship deal

Oct 4, 2016, 10:40 AM | Article By: Lamin Darboe

One of Gambia’s most prestigious financial institutions FiBank Gambia Limited has agreed to partner with the Gambia Football Federation to sponsor the 2016 Super Nawettan Football tournament 2016.

The bank and the GFF have further renewed their commitment for the bank to continue bankrolling the Super Nawettan for the next three editions.

 This development was finally sealed at a meeting between the GFF and FiBank on Thursday 29 September 2016, at the bank’s head office on Kairaba Avenue.

As part of the package, FiBank will give out D350, 000:00 out of which D75,000 will be rewarded for the champions and D50,000 for the runners-up.

All the participating zones will be provided set of jerseys and preparatory costs among others ahead of the kickoff of the tournament.

The Thursday meeting was attended by senior officials of GFF headed by 2nd vice president Ebou Faye and FiBank Senior Management team headed by Pa Ousman Njie.

The 2016 Super Nawettan is set to kick off on 8 October 2016 and would last for three weeks at five-designated playgrounds such as Banjul, Brikama, Manjai, Serrekunda East and Serrrekunda West.

The Independence Stadium will host the semifinals and final match of the nawettan.