Nigerian Breweries Plc (NB) and the Nigerian Olympic Committee (NOC) on Friday reaffirmed their continued partnership leading-up to the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
The agreement which was cemented in 2015 will have two of Nigerian Breweries’ biggest brands, Star Lager Beer and Amstel Malta being official sponsors of Team Nigeria in the 2020 games.
With Tokyo 2020 taking place next July, Amstel Malta and Star lager will play an important role in supporting Team Nigeria on their journey to and through the games. Both brands will not only support the team but will also provide premium enjoyment for fans with engaging campaigns leading up to Tokyo 2020.
Speaking on this strategic partnership, Emmanuel Oriahki, Marketing Director, Nigerian Breweries Plc., said: “Nigerian Breweries Plc. is passionate about sports in Nigeria and we know our consumers love to celebrate great moments in sports. We are thrilled to be able to bring people together to enjoy and celebrate Team Nigeria on their journey to Tokyo 2020 where we believe our talented athletes will do their best and shine.”
Secretary-General, Nigeria Olympics Committee, Olabanji Olabanjo, added: “We are happy to have Nigerian Breweries Plc as our partner. Amstel Malta and STAR are brands we are excited to work with not only because of what the Nigeria Olympic Committee stands to gain but also because of what is in it for the fans and supporters of Team Nigeria.”