10 Tech Companies That Are Funding Sport In Africa

Written by Peter Pedroncelli

BhartiAirtel Africa. Photo: Getty
BhartiAirtel Africa. Photo: Getty


Continuing the proud tradition of telecommunications companies involved in African sport is Airtel, which sponsors soccer competitions across the continent, especially at grassroots level with the Airtel Rising Stars competition and academies. Airtel connects subscribers in Kenya, Burkina Faso, Ghana, Gabon, Sierra Leone, Chad, Tanzania, Congo, Zambia, Madagascar, Uganda, Seychelles, Malawi, Nigeria, DRC, Niger and Rwanda.