League Management Company unveiled Bitnob Financial Services as an elite sponsor of the Nigeria Professional Football League on Tuesday in Lagos,Felele247.com reports.
The multi year deal will see the Crypto currency startup become one of the sponsors of the NPFL after Nigeria’s number one betting platform Bet9ja securing the gaming category.
The unveiling ceremony took place at the Radisson Blue Hotel in Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria on Tuesday afternoon where both parties signed the contract papers affirming the partnership.
.LMC Chairman, Shehu Dikko: “I want to congratulate Bitnob for believing in us. Bernard walked into my office and said he won’t leave until the deal is closed, that was how much he believed in us.”
Bitnob CEO, Bernard Parah: “Today is a big day for me and my team. We are here to work with the LMC as we believe that football, being hope for lots of people cannot be overlooked.”
NFF President, Amaju Pinnick: “The NFF will be totally protective of this partnership and ensure that Bitnob get all the leverages deserved.”
Chairman, NPFL Club Owners, Barrister Isaac Danladi: “I want to sincerely appreciate you on behalf of the 20 NPFL clubs for deeming it fit to partner with the LMC. We are 100% in support of this deal as it is an exciting time for us all.”