NBC Premier League sponsor graced Dar derby

02May 2022
The Guardian Reporter
DAR ES SALAAM
The Guardian
NBC Premier League sponsor graced Dar derby

The National Bank of Commerce (NBC), main sponsor of the Mainland Tanzania Premier League, known as NBC Premier League, last Saturday graced the top-flight tie bringing together age-old rivals, Yanga and Simba SC, by organizing several events for sports fans and the bank's customers.

The Chief Executive Officer of the National Bank of Commerce (NBC), main sponsor of the Mainland Tanzania Premier League, known as NBC Premier League, Theobald Sabi (L), hands over a check worth 1m/- to Simba SC player Clatous Chama that was announced as the league's best player for March during the match between Simba SC and Yanga held at Benjamin Mkapa Stadium in Dar es Salaam last Saturday. The teams settled for 0-0 draw. Looking on (R) is the bank's Public Relations Manager, Godwin Semunyu.

The activities included handing over prizes to the top-flight best player and best coach for March.

 

All the activities were led by senior officials of the bank led by the CEO, Theobald Sabi.

 

Sabi had the opportunity to present a prize and cash totaling 1m/- to Simba SC midfielder Clatous Chama that was declared the league's best player in March.

 

Simba SC's head coach Pablo Franco, who was also announced as the league's best coach for the month, was awarded a prize along with cash amounting 1m/- from the sponsor.

 

The event, which was witnessed by thousands of fans who turned out to watch the match at Benjamin Mkapa Stadium in Dar es Salaam, was preceded by many other events including the reception of the bank's customers from various regions in the country who were lucky winners of a draw, known as 'JazaKibubuna NBC'.

 

The winners had the opportunity to watch the match, with the bank having paid all of their expenses including travel, accommodation and VIP tickets to watch the match which ended in a 0-0 draw.

 

Along with the winners, the bank also issued an official invitation for its prominent customers including senior officials from various organizations and institutions as well as other bank members who had the opportunity to have lunch with NBC bank officials and then headed to the stadium in a special convoy.

 

Various fans who came to watch the match further had the opportunity to receive various financial services from NBC bank through its various officials who were providing the services on the outskirts of the stadium.

 

Such a move provided an opportunity for hundreds of fans to join the bank's services including opening various accounts as well as conducting financial transactions in those areas.