Lusaka, Thursday, June 1, 2017: COMESA Secretariat has donated a football kit worth USD3, 600 to the Kenneth Kaunda International Airport Football team in Lusaka as part of its corporate social responsibility programme.
The kit was presented to the club by Secretary General Sindiso Ngwenya at the Secretariat . The items presented include 26 soccer boots, 20 footballs, 2 sets of football jerseys, 2 sets of bibs and 20 cones.
The sponsorship to Airport Warriors FC comes at a time when the Zambia Under 20 National football team currently in South Korea for the World Cup competition has displayed sterling performance which has not been witnessed in recent times. It won against Germany 4-3 and Portugal 2-1 to storm into the quarter finals of the U-20 FIFA World Cup 2017.
The Secretary General congratulate the young Zambian team.