Jack Pemba Hands Over Shs 100 to the ASFAs CEO

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City Tycoon and socialite Jack Pemba and Brian Ahumuza the CEO of the Abryanz Style and Fashion Awards (ASFAs) hosted the media at Serena Hotel on Thursday, 16th November, 2017. The group that was treated to a Ciroc cocktail witnessed Jack support the 2017 ASFAs by handing handover Shs 100 million in cash to Brian.

Jack Pemba is the only individual that has boosted the ASFAs with such a huge amount of money, joining the list of premium sponsors like Ciroc and Abryanz Collection. Other sponsors include Bell Lager, KCCA, Uganda Police, NTV, Capital Fm, Muleyi PR Firm and Fenon Events.

Jack Pemba announced his partnership with the ASFAs by injecting Shs 100 million into the awards.

“I have always supported local talent. My company Pemba Sports Africa has supported sports, entertainment, musical awards and several charities. Bu none of my recent ventures is as exciting as partnering with the ASFAs. The awards have continued to put Uganda on the international map, a thing many other sectors have failed.” Jack told the press

‘That is why I am excited to announce that I have invested 100 million in the organization of the ASFAs. And that is just to start the relationship. I would also like to take this opportunity to announce that my clothing/fashion line, SKP is what we will be fronting at the forthcoming Abryanz Style and Fashion Awards. Which, in a way is me announcing that I have joined the fashion industry and the ASFAs are my first big platform,” he added.

He then handed over the money to Brian Ahumuza in cash amidst cheers and numerous camera flashes.

Brian had this to say,

“First of all we are excited that Pemba is sponsoring the awards. As usual, we strive to be better every year. And if in this strife, someone offers a helping hand, it says a lot about our work.”

“I also want to take this opportunity to thank Jack Pemba for sponsoring the awards. But not only that, to commend him for being the only tycoon that puts his money in the right places. He is always supporting Ugandan talent in all his investments,” Brian added.

Pemba Sports Africa’s sponsorship will introduce and front 3 fashion entities at the forth coming Abryanz Style and Fashion Awards; The SKP (Sheba Kasami Pemba) Fashion Line, Saimacuts Saloon and Sumi’s Fashion Botique. The SKP fashion label is owned and run by Jack Pemba’s wife, Sheba Kasami. She has carved herself a reputation among the highbrow families of the country for dressing high profile personalities like Mama mbire, Hon Justine Kasule Lumumba, Mrs Bamwanga (Prime Minister ruhakana Rugunda’s wife) among others.

The 2017 ASFAs are to have a world class red-carpet and production from producers that have been at international events like Mercedes Fashion Week and New York Fashion Week. The event will also feature top designers on the African continent and performances from Ice Prince and South Africa’s Mafikizolo


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