Lolomalik FC (Men’s) and Shake Stars (women) have won the Betika na Community Football tournament that was held in Meru from 23 November 2019 to 24 November 2019.Lolomalik won a whopping Ksh200,000 after trouncing 19 teams while Shae Stars which was under the women category took home Ksh 100,000.
On top of the cash prizes, all participants were provided with football kits and balls to enhance their training.
More than 7,000 fans attended the event where those who cheered the most were awarded with Ksh15,0000 each. The event was a culmination of week-long activities, held by the betting firm in Meru which saw them hand out occupational gear and protective clothing e.g. reflector jackets and mechanic overalls to the Meru residents.
Betika introduced the program to nurture youth talent through sports, arts and cultural events. Over the next many weeks, more events will be held across the country where winners will be awarded. It will be a wonderful opportunity for the youths to showcase their talent as they look forward for major national and international signings.
Betika is a leading betting firm in Kenya which has perfectly fit into the shoes of the fallen giant Sportpesa.