SP pour in K7.6 million for Hunters

first_imgThis sponsorship will run until the end of 2020 with SP to hold the naming rights to the team.This year is SP’s third year of sponsorship to the Hunters.The cheque presentation was done today at the SP Brew kettle in Port Moresby and was witnessed by representatives from the PNG Rugby Football League (PNGRFL), Hunters coaching staff and management and other stakeholders.Managing Director for SP, Stan Joyce said the relationship between SP and rugby league in the country was not new and was one that had evolved over the years.“The Hunters program so far has brought immense success. There were some who doubted this at first but the team has been consistent and performed.“After a review, the board made a decision to reward the success of the Hunters and extend the sponsorship.“The achievements of the Hunters are a turning corner for rugby league in the country and we have every confidence in the team to achieve greatness,” said Joyce.Chairman of the PNGRFL, Sandis Tsaka thanked SP Brewery saying the SP Hunters program is an integral part of the development of rugby league in PNG and SP’s continued sponsorship ensured this program continues running.“We wouldn’t be where we are today without the support of SP Brewery, the government and other sponsors who make the success of the Hunters program possible,” said Tsaka.The breakup of SP Brewery’s sponsorship:•           K500, 000 for the signing fee•           K1.6 million in 2017 (from which there is a 10% increment each year after that)•           K1.8 million in 2018•           K1.9 million in 2019•           K2.1 million in 2020last_img read more

Additions being made to Fort Hotel fence mural

first_imgPhoto: Youth artists are being encouraged to help paint more murals for the Fort Hotel fence./Adam Reaburn.The Celebrate Fort St. John committee will be showcasing local youth creativity once again.- Advertisement -The committee is looking for youth painters to help decorate new panels, which will be put up along the fence around the Old Fort Hotel.Anyone between the ages of 13 and 18 is urged to come out to the North Peace Cultural Centre on Tuesday and Wednesday evenings between 5 and 9 p.m.The committee will provide pizza and snacks for those who come out to paint.Anyone interested in signing up can contact the City at 250-787-5791.Advertisementlast_img