Dana Air, Heartland FC Continue Partnership Deal

By Ikenga Chronicles January 9, 2019

Dana Air, Heartland FC Continue Partnership Deal

The partnership and sponsorship deal between Dana Air and Heartland FC of Owerri , Imo state continues.

The airline said the multi-million Naira sponsorship which was first unveiled in 2018 was extended for the duration of the 2018 / 2019 Nigerian Professional League season at a short ceremony in Owerri.

The Media and Communications Manager of Dana Air, Kingsley Ezenwa , said , “ We are happy to be back here to unveil another mouth-watering deal for our team — Heartland FC of Owerri , Imo state . We are proud of the innovations that the club is introducing to our league and the transformation that the team is undergoing at the moment.

“At Dana Air, we are not just concerned about flying our guests to and from Owerri and Abuja, but we are concerned mostly about what we can positively contribute to the development of the state , in furtherance of other CSR
activities we have carried out in Imo state.

“ We believe sports , particularly football , are another way we can impact the state and the good people of Imo State by doing everything to
ensure that their beloved team gets all the support to play the continental games this season . Also , considering the futuristic airline partnership that we have with the forward- looking Imo State government , Heartland FC becomes central in our sponsorship considerations.”

The Chairman and President of Heartland FC , Chief Goodfaith Etuemena , was quoted to have
commended the management of the airline for considering the club in its sponsorship initiatives in the state describing it as the “first ever in the country by any airline in the country and the most innovative for the second year running.’’

He added , “We are thankful to Dana Air for considering an extension of this sponsorship deal for our great club — Heartland FC of Owerri . We have also done a lot on our part to improve so that we can continue to attract amazing sponsorship like this.

“At the moment, we have a foreign partnership for the production of our kits and they are of top quality. We also have a new home ground,a foreign coach and with Dana Air embossed
boldly on our home and away jerseys , we hope to make them proud for their investment and believe in the team since we came from the lower league.”