Electroland-owned brand, NASCO Ghana, has shown massive support to Ghana’s senior national football team, the Black Stars with cash injection ahead of the 2022 African Cup of Nations (AFCON) and 2022 World Cup. The electronic and appliance brand has stepped forward and set an example as one of the first private companies to support Ghana’s AFCON 2022 campaign.
By way of showing support, the popular brand has pledged to give $60,000 (GHC361,000) to the Black Stars to help for their upcoming campaign. Therefore beginning this month of August 2021 till January 2022, the Electroland-owned brand will be giving $10,000 at the end of every month making USD60,000 in total to the Ministry of Youth and Sports.
The company indicated that the money would come from NASCO Electronic’s monthly sales.
NASCO indicated that they were contributing their quota as a private company to support the Ghana Senior National Team at the AFCON 2022 and Qatar 2022 World Cup Qualifiers.
According to the company, this gesture was in response to President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo’s recent call on private companies to support the Black Stars.
The Black Stars of Ghana share Group C of next year’s Africa Cup of Nations with 1976 winners Morocco, Gabon and Comoros.