Kenyan athlete Ferdinand Omurwa Omanyala was on 27th September 2021 served with a hot pepper soup after sports management company DBA Africa made shocking announcements.
According to a press release, DBA Africa stated that it was dissociating itself with the sprinter, days after attracting global attention.
In their statement, DBA highlighted that they played their role of seeing the sprinter compete in local, continental ,international including 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games that brought him to the limelight.
“We are proud to have played a huge role in enabling him to compete around the continent resulting in attaining four qualifying times for the Tokyo Olympic Games and achieving many national records and personal best,” read part of the statement.
Speaking to a local daily via a phone call, DBA confirmed that they have already parted ways with Omanyala due to different values represented by each other
“Yes, we have parted ways with Omanyala. We don’t share the same values, co-values, and vision,” one of the representatives from DBA Africa stated.
Recently, the sprinter has been the talk of the town due to his record- breaking pace in different competitions. It’s this fame, according to rumors that made him break ties with his main sponsors. More