Sameer Group to build 26,000 Sweater sports complex in Nandi County
The Nandi County Government and Sameer Group has signed an agreement that will see the construction of a 26,000-seater ultra-modern sports complex. Naushad Merali the Sameer Group Chairman, said that the company has already set aside Kshs. 60 million towards the construction of the stadium which had been designed mainly for athletics and football training and will also include an athletics track , football pitch, an Ultra- Modern gym and a health facility where sportsmen and women will enjoy free medical services. While applauding the county for its athletic prowess, Mr. Merali said the idea had been conceived after noticing the many champions Nandi Produced .The project which has been set aside in Kapsiwol , Nandi-Hills Sub county, adjacent to Nandi Tea Estates, owned by Sameer Group is set to commence in January 2016. The signing agreement also saw the creation of a football club which will be fully sponsored by the Sameer Group.
The Sameer Group also announced that Nandi Tea Estates will be hosting annual marathon dubbed the “Nandi Tea Marathon’’. ‘’ and Sameer Group has set aside 10 million for the marathon which will be hosted in March every year, beginning next year(2016).