Ethiopian Insurance Corporation has rewarded its Football Club on 21st July, 2012 at the Corporation%u2019s Headquarters for joining the Premier League.
Ato Yewondwossen delivering opening speech
Mr. Yewondwossen Eteffa, Chief Executive Officer of the Corporation and Chairman of the Board of Management of the Sport%u2019s Association handed over more than 281,000.00 birr reward to the players.
Partial view of the rewarding ceremony
In his opening speech, Mr. Yewondwossen reminded that the Corporation has a long history in forming various sport teams since 1983 which is now restricted in football due to various reasons. According to Mr. Yewondwossen, the Corporation%u2019s Football club has contributed many players for the Youth and Main National Football Teams in its 29 years of existence.
He has also added that the organization has played a great role for the success of the Team by allocating appropriate budget, by hiring experienced leaders, by facilitating the essential materials and by enabling the team to have its own office, camp & football field.
It has been leat that the players of the main team were rewarded from birr 3,000.00 to 13,000.00. The main coach of the team, Asrat Haile, was also rewarded birr 10,000.00 for his fruitful hard work and an additional birr 3,000.00 for being selected as The Best Coach of the year. The players of the Youth team were also rewarded up to birr 2,000.00 each for being Champion of the year.