BY AGATHA MUHAISE
The Rotary club of Uganda Christian University (UCU) is organising a charity run and sports gala. The event is set to take place on September 24, 2016 at the main football pitch in Mukono.
The Managing Director and CEO of Vision Group, Mr Robert Kabushenga, will officiate the ceremony and Mr Lawrence Mulindwa, the former president of the Federation of Uganda Football Associations (FUFA) is expected to attend. Festivities will begin in the morning with one and two kilometer runs. The participants of the run will pay Shs 10,000 for a ticket. Other games will include football, volleyball, netball, basketball, pool, video games, sack race, a rope challenge and dodge-ball. The day will be crowned with a concert at 7 pm with performances from artists like Coopy Bly, Pablo and the Homers Poetry club.
Proceedings will go to the orphanage of Little Voices Africa, to assist them acquire basic needs, health care and education. Other funds will be dedicated to the provision of sanitary and hygiene necessities for the Kawuga prison female inmates.
Makerere University, Kampala University, Kampala International University and Ndejje are the other universities expected to take part in the events.