Former Nigeria Professional Football League champions, Kano Pillars FC, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), with one of the private companies in Kano state, Aspira Nigeria Limited till the end of the 2020/2021 Football season.
This was disclosed by the chairman of the club, Alhaji Surajo Shaaibu Yahaya Jambul shortly after signing the agreement on Thursday evening in his office.
The chairman said the signing of the MoU is part of the club determination to bring privates organisations in the running of the club affairs to reduce depending on the state government.
He thanked the management of the company for accepting the club demand which he said they requested many companies within and outside the state to partner with them but only Aspira Nigeria Limited responded and hope the rest would follow suit.
Viva, the company’s flagship brand, and one of the leading detergent and multipurpose soap brand in Nigeria, will be the official sponsor of Kano Pillars FC for the season. Jambul assured that the company would not regret partnering with the club adding that it will be a great avenue to the company to sell its products more.
Chairman of Aspira Nigeria, Alhaji Ahmad Haruna Zago said, they agreed to partner with Kano Pillars FC considering the significant of football now in the society.
Zago commended the chairman of the club for making efforts to convince the company and agreed to the partnership which came to reality recently adding that Kano Pillars chairman is a visionary leader.