AFC Leopards Sponsorship Deal Might Eventually Go to Tribunal
Kenya’s Sports Dispute Terminal has ruled on a dispute between two rivaling factions within the management of the nation’s Premier League football club AFC Leopards pertaining to two sponsorship deals with gambling operators Betway and Sportpesa.
Based on the tribunal, both agreements were void and also the two factions will need to agree upon one sponsor. Otherwise, the tribunal it self will choose which one of this two companies could be represented by AFC Leopards.
John Ohaga, Chairman for the SDT, explained that under an agreement, made on December 22, 2015, all the club’s decisions regarding the above-mentioned deals need that is first be approved by tribunal members to become deemed valid.
Among the club’s factions finalized a sponsorship contract with Sportpesa on January 26, as well as the other penned a deal that is similar rival Betway merely a time later on. Mr. Ohaga stated that the 2 groups have gone ahead with inking the said deals without looking forward to those to be approved and also this is why the tribunal has declared them void.
The SDT Chairman also said they have actually talked towards the two gambling operators as well in addition they have actually explained which they had signed valid sponsorship agreements with AFC Leopards. It seems that the 2 businesses have said they might sooner or later bring the situation to court. In accordance with Mr. Ohaga, both Betway and Sportpesa will be referred to still the tribunal ultimately. Continuar leyendo “AFC Leopards Sponsorship Deal Might Eventually Go to Tribunal”