With about six games to the end of the 2018/19 StarTimes Uganda Premier League season, Police FC have received a financial boost.
The Club has obtained Sh10M from banking institution Centenary Bank, in a new partnership that is expected to grow bigger in the coming years.
This, was revealed in a press briefing held at Police headquarters in Naguru held on Tuesday afternoon.
“I am very delighted with this new partnership,” started Assistant Inspector General of Police, Asan Kasingye. “They have been watching Police play and got attracted with our entertaining football.”
The details of the partnership remain in shade, but the pressmen were assured that the deal will go until the end of the season, with monthly reviews.
Fabien Kassi, Managing Director of Centenary Bank, explained:
“We are a bank that has been a round for over 30 years, We are proud to be serving Ugandans, we have good working relationship with the force, and we r proud of that.
“We wanted to strengthened this partnership, and that is why we have come on board to directly support the force, and we are here to begin somewhere.”
Police FC are ninth on the log with 32 points from 24 games. Abdullah Mubiru’s side will visit Maroons on April 3rd before hosting Onduparaka on April 9 at Lugogo.
This story is being updated