Nigeria Nationwide 1 League side Nembe City have bagged a sponsorship deal with oil exploration company AITEO as part of its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR).
The sponsorship agreement reached with the Nembe community in Bayelsa State is said to include the renaming of the team as Aiteo-Nembe City FC.
Others include: purchase of a Coaster bus for the team, depositing a lump sum in the team’s bank account to register it for the Nationwide League.
The oil company will also pay the players and coaching crew and also provide Aiteo branded jersey (two sets for both home and away) as well as other accessories to the club.
Other football sponsorship deals involving AITEO include the CAF Awards, Federation Cup, Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) and many more.