Malawi Queens court sponsor: 77 Group Limited

Malawi national netball Queens has got an offer a sponsorship from a 77 Group Limited company.

Jovial Malawi Queesn players

Jovial Malawi Queesn players

This was disclosed by the company’s general manager Frank Mvula after the company donated cooking oil to the players as a token of appreciation for the 2015 Netball World Cup played in Sydney Australia.

“This is a team which is making us proud as a nation and it continues to expose what Malawi can do to the rest of the world,” Mvula said.

He said the donation of the cooking oil was made to promote healthy diet among the players.

“As we would like to promote healthy eating within the team we would like to establish a long term relationship. We will discuss with the officials how we can be part of the team,” he said.

He said more details regarding the sponsorship would be revealed later after the meeting with Netball Association of Malawi.

NAM General Secretary Carol Bapu confirmed that the company had expressed interest to support the national team.

“For now let me just say that they approached us to see if we can establish a long term relationship. It is a welcome development but we will have to sit down first,” Bapu said.

A group of Malawians also donated K2.7 million to the teams after the teams’ exploits in Australia in which they came so close to break into the top four.

Shooter Mwawi Kumwenda was named player of the tournament.

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Vuto lathu Amalawi ndiloti timafuna kuthandiza munthu kapena gulu ngati ili lampira pamene tili ndi ndalama zambiri pokha. Zotsatira zake ndizoti palibe amene amathandiza chifukwa palibe munthu kapena kampane imene ili yo khutitsidwa kuti ili ndi ndalama zambiri zedi. Zimene achita a 77 Group Limited ndi zotamandika ndithu. Ngakhale munthu utagula mpira umodzi nkuwapatsa ma Queens, palibe vuto. NAM iyenera kukambirana ndi AIRTEL (current sponsor) m’mene 77 Group Limited ingathandizireko. It is okay to have dual (or more) sponsorship as long as there is a memorandum of understanding among the two or more sponsors and the team management. Remember that… Read more »

Zingopelekani mafutawo but remember the Queens have a sponsor (AIRTEL).


bola za health zo ndikhoza kulingalira kaye ndisanakomente komabeee aaaa mulimbuuuuuu or kuchepetsa azanu


donation ndi donation basi….

Keen Observer
I agree with Denguzman, a donation is a donation. If the company is a cooking oil manufacturer or producer whatever is correct then it must donate it’s products period. All the sponsorship all over the world is about advertisement that’s why all the popular brands are associated with winners or achievers. So there is nothing wrong with that cos in Malawi as far as Im concerned people used to buy snatchers of cooking oil just to prove how hard it is to get a bottle of cooking. If the cooking oil is not tripple rig inde the problem is Malawi… Read more »

Ahhhh! Mwati zukhala bwanji apa kodi? Giving players vegetable oil? Crack the code for me please!


The donor wants to fatten the players. ..Make the obese.


Cooking oil???? sure koma Malaw eeeh!

Pete Nyandoro

Cooking oil does not amount to good health, but rather poor heath. Locally made cooking oil has cholesterol which causes heart disease and high blood pressure. So this donation is not worth appreciating , not even worth publicizing in the media.

Yatota Ilowe

Cheap publicity stunt. The gals need genuine sponsorship not zawedewede akupanga apazi!

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