FDH Bank  coughs K30 million for MBC Top of the Class

FDH Bank plc has committed another K30 million sponsorship towards Malawi Broadcasting Corporation (MBC) Top of the Class in 2021 which will mark six years of ongoing sponsorship from the bank.

FDH Head of Marketing, Levi Nkunika gives his statement during the final 2020 MBC quiz competition at MUST in Thyolo-(c) Abel Ikiloni, Mana
Blantyre Secondary school wins 2020 MBC Top of the class competetion at MUST in Thyolo district-(c) Abel Ikiloni, Mana
Blantyre Secondary school wins 2020 MBC Top of the class competetion at MUST in Thyolo district-(c) Abel Ikiloni, Mana

The bank’s Head of Marketing and Communication Levie Nkunika made the announcement during the 2020 MBC Top of the Class Finals that were held at Malawi University of Science and Technology (MUST).

MBC Top of the Class is an educational quiz program which sees secondary schools competing against each other in several knockout rounds all the way to national level finals annually.

Nuking said FDH Bank plc as a homegrown institution is committed to advancing education in the country.

“FDH Bank plc as a development partner of the Ministry of Education and the Government, commits to continue sponsoring the Top of the Class next year with K30 million,” he said

Nkunika further said that the bank believes that education is key to development and constantly supports initiatives in the education sector is well as fund various scholarships at MUST, at UNIMA and under a partnership with Hope for the Blind.

“After signing the partnership, we also introduced a Financial Literacy segment in the quiz to champion financial inclusion as one of the key catalysts for growth and economic development in the country,’ he added

Responding to the sponsorship announcement, MBC’s Board Chairperson Reverend Vasco Kachipapa said the overarching objectives of the public service broadcaster are ‘to inform, educate and entertain and ‘Top of the Class’ triples as an informative, educative and entertaining programme.’

“As a national broadcaster, we promise to continue from where we have stopped. We are fortunate enough our sponsors have committed to fund the contest, we don’t take this for granted,” he said

In this year’s finals, the third season of MBC Top of the Class, Blantyre Secondary School (BSS) emerged winner after beating Dedza Secondary School with 37 points to 32.


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phoka boy
29 days ago

good initiative FDH keep making such strides, anzanu ena olo salary ya ma employees awo (manager level) bolaso mesenjala wa RBM…such approach will remain in these kids minds and surely azatsegula ma account awo kumeneko and we all know your clients are well looked after.

29 days ago
Reply to  phoka boy

well looked after ngat ma judge aja ankafuna kuwapanga look after ndi that parcel

Mwini muzi
Mwini muzi
28 days ago
Reply to  phoka boy

Social Responsibility well utilised.

Bwana Wa Ulesi
Bwana Wa Ulesi
30 days ago

BSS ma School always Rocks

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