Press Release on the launching of Ethiopia Bunna FC fans association – Elebat Solution Digital member management & payment Initiatives
Intercontinental Addis hotel
29 March 2018
The main purpose of this press release, is to announce that the Ethiopian Coffee FootBall Club Fans Association(the first legally recognized association which currently has over 17,000 registered and millions of additional unregistered fans) and Elebat Solutions (a Technology led solutions provider that mainly works in Digital Financial Service, Telecom Services and Rural Integrated Digital Service Delivery Outlet Network development& Management) have mutually agreed to work together and implement a digital members registration, members contribution collection, digital stadium ticketing through thousands of existing Elebat service outlets and upcoming service points to be established all over the country along with digital distribution & sales of sport merchandises (e-commerce) and related Value Added Services (VAS), marketing & branding as well as income generating activities,in order, to support the Ethiopian Coffee FootBall Club Fans Association’s multi-level effort towards growing & developing its fan base as well as club prominence both locally and internationally.
As per the agreement readiness activities that are already started will be completed and a pilot will be launched in three months’ time at selected cities i.e. Addis Ababa, Hawassa, DireDawa, Mekele including middle eastern countries. In the next financial year its operation will scale up to reaching all parts of the country and other parts of the world where there are fan base including USA, Europe and Middle East respectively.