Madison General Insurance Company has once again reaffirmed its commitment to the development and growth of Sports in Zambia through its partnership with the Lilayi Polo club in hosting the 2018 Annette Miller Memorial Cup.
During a prize giving ceremony held at Lilayi Polo Club after Lilayi Polo, Zambia beat Ireland in the final fixture 6-5, Managing Director Chabala Lumbwe said the Company takes pride in the partnership with Lilayi Polo Club as it gives the Company an opportunity to contribute to the growth of Polo in Zambia and feeds into fulfilling part of the Madison Groups vision which recognizes that its existence is made possible by the societies in which it operates.
‘Rendering our support to the Lilayi polo club and forging synergies with other stakeholders and partners, in successfully hosting the Annette Miller tournament has become the hallmark of our Company’s annual corporate social responsibility programme.’ Mr Lumbwe has said.
Present at the tournament was Irish Ambassador to Zambia, Séamus O’Grady,Irish Polo Association President and Team Captain, Eamon Laverty
The Annette Miller Memorial Cup is an annual international tournament held at Lilayi Polo club. The Polo lasts 3 days and features an international Match, this year’s match being Zambia vs Ireland.
The tournament has been running for decades and has seen the likes of India, Ireland and the United States of America all being represented.