British Apparel Company, BLK Sport has signed an exclusive long-term kit sponsorship and partnership deal with the Nigeria Rugby Football Federation (NRFF) aligning with the Company’s global strategy.
As part of the partnership, BLK Sport will produce match jerseys, shorts, socks, and replica jerseys among other items for the Nigeria Rugby Football Federation.
Speaking at the unveiling of the jerseys in London, the Sale and Marketing Manager for BLK, Charles Littlefair disclosed “we are really excited to be partnering with the NRFF. Our support for them will complement their efforts to see to the growth of Rugby in Nigeria.
The Nigerian Rugby Football Federation President, Kelechukwu Mbagwu also stated that the BLK partnership is an indication of the bright prospect of Rugby Sponsorship within the country. “It shows the potential of the game in Nigeria and our commitment to work with a progressive and far seeing organisations to the betterment of our players and stakeholders. We thank BLK for their enthusiasm and goodwill. We also thank God for sparing our lives and guiding us through these strange times.”
BLK Country Manager , Busola Akinyemi affirmed that the aim is to promote Rugby in Nigeria and make it compete with other sports like football. “Rugby is a very lucrative sport in England and we hope the partnership can enhance the love for Rugby in Nigeria.”
Replicas will be available for sale at Blksport.co.uk
BLK Sport is an outstanding performance apparel brand that will provide an elevated experience for fans of the Nigeria Rugby.