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Busia First Lady to feature in Uganda marathon race

Busia First Lady Judy Ojaamong  will participate in the  Uganda marathon race  scheduled  for Lumino grounds  in Busia  Uganda on  Saturday.

Speaker of the Uganda parliament Rebecca Kadaga will  be the chief runner . The aim of the event is   to raise Ksh7m   to equip two maternity wards  so as to reduce mortality rate  and disability among  the newly born children.
Other prominent personalities who will grace the occasion  will be Katikiro ( Prime Minister of the  Buganda Kingdom)  Charles Peter Maiga.
He said  Funyula MP Paul Otuoma and his Budalangi counterparts  Ababu  Namwamba  have confirmed their financial support for the  race.
The event coordinator  Hannington  Bakumba said  Mrs. Ojaamong   will participate in the 5km  race. Other races on the card includes 10km and 400m for disabled  in wheelchairs and tri-cycles.
Apart from  raising  funds through  the marathon event  Bakumba said they  will raise some through sell of T-Shirts, tickets and donations.
A football match  pitting  Ugandan MPs  against   Busia County   Government  (Kenya) will be played moments after the marathon race.
Ugandan team will be captained by  Budadi West MP in  Sironko  Nathan Nandala with Salim Suleiman to captain Busia  County team.
Netball has also been earmarked for the same day with  Uganda parliamentarians taking on Busia County Government team.
Photo: Busia First Lady Judy Ojaamong (centre) during  the First Lady Margaret Kenyatta’s  marathon in Nairobi.

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