Brief: Aiteo replaces Globacom as CAF Awards sponsor


Aiteo Group has entered a partnership with the Confederation of African Football (CAF) to become the new sponsors of CAF Awards, replacing Globacom.

The indigenous oil company sponsoring Nigeria’s senior national team, the Super Eagles disclosed in a statement via social media said confirmed it had joined forces with the African football governing body in a bid to further its corporate responsibility and investment in football.

“We are now proud to take our corporate social investments in developing African football by sponsoring @CAF_Online award… More to follow.”

In 2005,under former President Issah Hayatou Globacom and the Confederation of African Football (CAF) signed a partnership agreement for the sponsorship of the annual CAF Player of the Year Awards.

Meanwhile, Aiteo Group is an integrated, global-focused Nigerian energy conglomerate founded in February 2008. The company is the successor entity to Sigmund Communnecci Limited.The company has significant business interests in oil and gas exploration and production; bulk petroleum storage; refining of petroleum products; trading, marketing and supply as well as power generation and distribution.

More details soon….