Tanzania President Samia Suluhu Hassan has injected 100,000 US Dollars to sponsor the Caf Women’s Champions league CECAFA Qualifiers.
The announcement came after the second round matches.
The tournament has now a new name CECAFA Samia Women Cup.
According to Tanzania Football Federation (TFF)’s press statement released Thursday, the sponsorship will used as prize money for winning sides and individual awards. The cash will also be use to purchase prizes.
The champion is expected to walk away with 30,000 USD, where first runner up will pocket 20,000 USD and the second runner up will take home 10,000 USD.