Mopani Copper Mines on Friday unveiled a sponsorship deal for “Mighty” Mufulira Wanderers that will see the firm rehabilitate Shinde Stadium.
Mopani Chief Executive Officer, Danny Callow announced the deal in Mufulira and revealed that his firm has allocated K500 Million toward the rehabilitation of Shinde Stadium which will commence this year.
Callow said Mopani would continue providing monthly grants to the Faz Division One North side.
” We are aware of the run-down state of Shinde Stadium, which needs some urgent attention. I am glad to announce that we have allocated a sum of K500 million towards the rehabilitation of the stadium this year,” he said.
Callow added:”This phase one will involve construction of a security wall fence to ehance security of the infrastructure before major rehabilitation works can commence.”
He also spoke against vandalism.
“One of the reasons we have dilapidated infrastructure is vandalism. We hope the community will guard against vandalism.”