ROKE TELKOM to sponsor FNL season seven
Sponsors pose for a group photo. (small L) Grace Namutebi, Marketing manager Roke Telkom
Friday night lights (FNL) is here again and this time round, Roke Telkom as a sponsor, has pledged to
make it the best basketball experience ever for all the fans. FNL Ltd is proud to present the seventh
season of Friday Night Lights starting on March 10th , running for 5 weeks till 7th April 2017.
Grace Namutebi, the marketing manager for Roke Telkom noted that as one of the most innovative
internet service providers within the industry, Roke Telkom is very excited to be part of this year’s FNL.
“Naturally, we are excited to be part of this year’s FNL because of the trend setting nature of the brand.”
Grace says. “Our sponsorship package consists of Rokespot Wi-Fi at all games, cash, and prizes for the
fans and media coverage. “ Grace adds.
Friday night lights unveils a new concept in managing the competition framework for this season. For the first time in Basketball history, the team captains will be selected by the fans through an online voting platform. This
season, Roke telkom will provide internet to enable the fans to vote for their best team in real time.
“Regardless of the final game score, the fans will determine the winner of the game by voting for the
winning team through this online platform.” Tom Ocamringa , Managing director FNL emphasizes. “This
totally revolutionizes the playing field by putting the power into the hands of the fans” Tom says.
FNL as a brand seeks to focus on the fans and as a result, they are creating an off season basketball
bonanza that caters to the needs of the different stake holders but specifically give back to the fans and
Season 7 will feature 10 teams which will be divided into 2. The winning team will receive novelties from various partners. Every Friday, 10 fans will receive gift hampers through various interactive and engaging
activities that will be further explained at the games
The games will take place at the Y.M.C.A Wandegeya court every Fridays starting at 6pm till 10:30 pm.
Other partners to support FNL include House of Djs, Diners Lounge, Betway and Capital FM.