10 Tech Companies That Are Funding Sport In Africa

Written by Peter Pedroncelli
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MTN is a title partner for the Ghanaian league. Photo: cctv-africa.com


The South African telecommunications giant has been a big supporter of soccer on the continent for years, sponsoring the Ghanaian top-flight while also featuring as the principal sponsor for the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) before Orange took over a few tournaments back. Recently, MTN became the major sponsor of the Springboks, the South African national rugby team, with the logo present on the front of the shirts belonging to the double-world champions.