Football Kenya Federation President Nick Mwendwa has shared the details of the BetKing Kenya FKF Premier League title sponsorship deal, to Premier League clubs.
Last week, the betting firm pumped in Ksh 1.2 billion five-year deal to support the Kenya Premier League.
Under the partnership, BetKing Kenya will disburse Payment to FKF as follows.
Ksh 12,960,000 upon or within seven days of the signing of this Agreement;
Ksh 74,880,072 one month prior to the official kick-off of the season;
Ksh 74,879,964 on or before the end of the third month of the season;
Ksh 74,879,964 on or before the end of the sixth month of the season;
During the meeting held Wednesday, the President further reiterated the federation’s support to women football by committing to channel FKF’s license fee of Ksh 10 million, from the deal to the Women Premier League.
In an effort to maintain the independence of the league, the FKF President proposed the formation of a transitional Committee of five FKF Premier League chairmen.
Subsequently, the club chairmen settled on the following individuals to represent them and sit on the committee.
Mr. Dan Shikanda – AFC Leopards FC
Mr. Dan Aduda – Tusker FC
Mr. Robert Maoga – Kariobangi Sharks FC
Col Erick Oloo – Ulinzi Stars FC
Mr Ken Ochieng – Zoo FC
The committee has been mandated with drafting proposals on how the FKF Premier League will be run post-KPL, including the possibility of clubs voting for an independent chairman to lead the new league body.
The meeting was attended by 17 FKF Premier league clubs that included Kakamega Homeboyz, Western Stima, KCB, Tusker, Mathare United, Ulinzi Stars, Kariobangi Sharks, Gor Mahia, Posta Rangers, AFC Leopards, Bandari, Zoo Kericho, Wazito, Nzoia Sugar, Bidco United, Nairobi City Stars and Kisumu All-Stars were represented in the meeting. Sofapaka was the only club that was absent.