UAP Insurance has signed a partnership deal with Kiyovu Sports commonly known as SC Kiyovu starting November 6th, 2019. Through the partnership, both brands committed to joining efforts in educating and protecting the Rwandan community, support the growth of the football industry and the country’s economic growth in general.
As part of the partnership, UAP Insurance Rwanda will be showcasing its brand along with the Club’s brand in all football matches.
Ms. Annie Nibishaka, UAP Managing Director, on behalf of the entire UAP team committed to
support the expenses of the ongoing Rwanda Football league running until May 2020. “Through this partnership, our two organizations commit to supporting the growth of the football industry and hence, a remarkable impact in boosting the country’s economy.”
Kiyovu Sports is stationed in Kigali and receives a large percentage of its funding from Nyarugenge district and fan-base. Bushayija Leonard, Kiyovu Sports President says UAP support will contribute to the growth of the team not only financially but in the general activities of the club. “This partnership with UAP Insurance Rwanda will not only be vital in supporting the daily expenses of Kiyovu Sports, but other activities aimed at developing the club as well.”
Kiyovu Sport was the first footballclub to join the Rwandan football league between 1948 and 1957. The team currently competes in theRwanda National Football League and plays its home games at Mumena or Amahoro Stadium. TheClub’s reserve team currently competes in the Rwandan Third Division. Its proudly reporting to havewon five leagues titles, three trophies, and one super cup.
About UAP Insurance Rwanda
UAP Insurance Rwanda is a subsidiary of UAP Old Mutual Group, an integrated financial service provider comprising Banking, Insurance and Investment businesses. The East Africa business is headquartered in Kenya with operations in Rwanda, Uganda, South, Sudan and Tanzania.
UAP Insurance Rwanda commenced operations in October 2012 to provide General and Health
Insurance, with market-led approaches and capacity to offer differentiated insurance solutions.
UAP vision is to emerge as Rwanda’s revolutionary financial service provider and improve the well being of Rwandans through tailored insurance products.
UAP Insurance Rwanda management and staff have adopted local approaches to co-craft solutions for customers and served them with world-class systems and processes. It has a countrywide footprint with offices in Kigali, Musanze, Rubavu, Kayonza, Muhanga and Rusizi.