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Press Release – Immediate Release
Wednesday 19th June 2019
SANLAM SPONSORS 3 TOP WINNERS IN THREE CATEGORIES THE 21st ZAMBIA AMATEUR ATHLETICS ASSOCIATION (ZAAA) TO ATTEND THE SEPTEMBER 2019 CAPE TOWN MARATHON IN SOUTH AFRICA
The ZAAA 2019 Intercompany Relay (ICR) themed 21st ICR“The Key to a New Lifestyle, Walk and Run’’ will take place on Saturday June 22nd 2019 at Heroes Stadium in Lusaka from 08.00Hrs to 14:00Hrs.
The growing response and participation folIows a call by H.E The President Of The Republic of Zambia, Mr. Edgar Lungu for all Zambia citizens to take up physical exercise in order to prevent non communicable diseases.
Sanlam Life Insurance Zambia has responded by partnering with ZAAA for the 21st Intercompany relay to sponsor the 3 top winners in three different categories namely: 1.100m Chief Executive Officers CEO’s race. 2. The 5km Health Walk Road race and 3. the High Performance for this year’s event. The winners will be fully sponsored with an all-expenses paid trip to attend the September 2019 Cape Town marathon in South Africa. (The Sanlam Cape Town Marathon is Africa’s only IAAF Gold label status marathon. It is managed by a partnership between WPA, the City of Cape Town and ASEM Running and is endorsed by two of South Africa’s sporting greats, Elana Meyer and Francois Pienaar. https://www.capetownmarathon.com/.
Sanlam Life Insurance Zambia Acting Chief Executive Officer, Tontela Siwale endorsed this initiative saying, ”Sanlam Life Insurance Zambia believes that a healthy society brings development that improves the economy. We are therefore more than delighted to be keys drivers of the Zambian economy through health and wellbeing.’’
Sanlam Life Insurance Zambia, established in November 2002 under the franchise name of African Life Assurance Zambia, is the leading life insurance company in Zambia with a market share of 35%. Sanlam focuses on individual life insurance, group life cover, retirement solutions, medical health insurance and bancassurance. Supported by highly rated reinsurers that complement our ability to underwrite world-class cover, we strive to build reliable and secure relationships through first class underwriting, risk advisory service and efficient settlement of claims. https://www.sanlam.com/zambia
For further information contact:
Mr. Tontela Siwale – Acting Chief Executive Officer – Sanlam Life Insurance Zambia
Mr. Godfrey Tenesi – General Manager – Individual Life – Sanlam Life Insurance Zambia
Contact Numbers: Mr. Siwale : +260 9 66 234 80 5
Mr. Tenesi : +260 966 118 384, Skype godfrey.tenesi, T +260 211 257713-15, F +260 211 257711