Abia Warriors of Umuahia has secured official sponsorship with one of the leading Insurance firm in the country, Capital Express Assurance Ltd.
The sponsorship deal is expected to secure the entire Abia Warriors family against any eventuality in the performance of their duties.
Signing the document on behalf of Abia Warriors, Club Chairman, Pastor Emeka Inyama said the insurance will cover the players, officials, coaches, board members and Supporters club.
According to him, the occasion will act as a win-win situation for Capital Express Assurance as well as Abia Warriors football club.
Pastor Inyama said the club, under his watch, does its business with the highest level of professionalism in line with the international practices and hoped the deal will be of immense benefit to both parties.
While assuring that Abia Warriors will keep to its part of the bargain towards the realisation of the contract, Pastor Inyama hoped the contract will be beneficial to both sides.
In his speech, the Regional Director of the Assurance company, Mr Ekeoma Chima, expressed happiness at this partnership with Abia Warriors, pointing out that they will add their own value to the operations of the football outfit for maximum success.
Mr Chima described insurance as a very vital aspect of life especially in a football club adding that the players, coaches and other officials can now do their work with so much passion and with the mindset that there is something to fall back on incase of any eventuality in the course of their Jobs.