The first Jumulo Football club players’ award gala held at Moba Hotel in Kitwe attracted a horde of present and former football stars, coaches, football administrators, fans and corporate sponsors.
Jumulo Group executive operations Manager Mr. Bwalya Nkandu, assured the club for continued support and sponsorship. He announced that ”before the start of the season the club will have a well branded and exclusive bus. A sum of $2m(about K26, 000,000) has been set aside to meet club’s operations and for the rehabilitation of Jumulo FC’s home ground -Buchi Stadium.’
There were further sponsorship commitments from other sponsors like J One Security,Lifeline Investments Ltd and Sport One Africa Limited.
Lifeline Investments sales executive Mr. Obi Malambo staked K500, 000.00 as next seasons’ sponsorship to the club.
Brain Musema bagged the Most consistent player award, Donald Sikaonga got the Most Disciplined player award. The Most improved player award went to John Ngobola,Ricky ‘Deli Ali’ Banda without doubt got the top scorers gong. ‘Sate Sate’s’ young brother Jackson Kampamba went away with the Young Player award. Weta Placide Boleke got the Chairman’s award for his good exertions and versatility during the season.
Player of the season trophy went to Kunda Musonda.
Awards presenters were, Ronald ‘Sate Sate’ Kampamba, Joshua Titima, Chisamba Lungu, Perry ‘Bebeto’ Mutapa, Charles Chakatazya -Nkana FC CEO-, Francis Kasonde and Mr. Pearson Mwale.
Former PDFC Chairman Chalimba Phiri was the special guest while Mr. Pearson Mwale the Guest of honour.