(By Peacock Kaweesa)
The Civil Aviation Authority has injected over twenty million
shillings (shs25M) into this year’s Uganda Seniors Golfers
Tournament to be held over the weekend at the Kitante golf course.
The aviation authority is sponsoring the Uganda Seniors’ Golfing
Society in organizing the year’s biggest golfers’ event ,scheduled for 1st -2rd Dec 2018.
Over two hundred senior and amateur golfers from the East African region are expected to participate in the 2days event and
flagship event kick starting the aviation week.
The aviation authorities headed by Mr. Vianney Mpungu Luggya also public affairs manager said at the official sponsorship unveiling on Tuesday that Civil Aviation Authourity has increased its
sponsorship package from shs20-25M as part of the organization’s pay back to the community including golfers who are frequent users of their services at Entebbe International Airport.
The Uganda Senior Golfers society chairman, Jackson Karyagokwe added that over 30prizes and trophies including cash token to be given away after a 2days’ event where senior golfers are expected including John Nasasira, Patrick Billy, Suresh Patel, Paddy Muramiirah, Hon Ben Wacha, Robert Katuntu and others.
He added that senior golfers from different parts of the country
have already booked and registered to participate in this year’s
golfing event including from the neighborhood countries like Kenya
and Rwanda. Registration fees shs50,000/= for each participate.