BLANTYRE (Malawi NewsNow) –Diamonds Netball Club, formerly known as Escom Sisters has thanked Capital Oil Industry for their sponsorship to the tune of K4.5 million.
Alice Kumilonde Kukoma Diamonds General Secretary said the sponsorship would boost the club to regain its status as one of the best in the country.
“Today marks the rebirth of the giant in netball in the name of Kukoma Diamonds. This has been possible to the timely sponsorship from Capital Oil Industry manufacturers of the famous cooking oil Kukoma,” Kumilonde said.
She said lack of sponsorship affected the team’s performance in recent years after Electricity Supply Commission of Malawi.
“The team boasts the best defence in the whole nation and can as well pass for the best technical team on the land. However due to the cease in the sponsorship the team has failed to meet its expectation. The coming in of Kukoma will certainly make the difference,” he said.
“We promise that come December, Kukoma will call the sponsor to receive the trophy to mark the end of the season.”