Sumac becomes the official Sponsor of Wazito FC


Sumac Microfinance Bank through its shareholding company ADK has sponsored Wazito FC, for undisclosed amount. The sponsorship that will see the club jersey with ADK+Sumac is the first kind of partnership for Wazito, who hope to be competitive in the Kenya Premier League.

Commenting on the partnership, club CEO Luthers Mokua was pleased that the bank bought into Wazito’s vision. He was emphatic that this will see it gain visibility among thousands of sports lovers and Kenyans in general at large.

The sponsorship was agreed upon recently, and has officially been ratified, with Sumac hoping to utilize sports – especially football – to appeal to many Kenyans seeking credible and reliable banking services. It is the first time Sumac has entered the Football arena with such sponsorship.

“We hope to give Wazito FC the necessary impetus and capacity to make it one of the most competitive footballing entities in our country,” says Sumac CEO John Njihia. “This is a club with great potential, and if we do the right things, it will soon be among the big clubs in Kenya. We intend to do just that.”