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MTN Kampala Marathon raises UgShs 600 million towards charity

By Our reporter Info@xrated.co.g MTN Uganda has today announced that as a result of the overwhelming turn-up for the MTN Kampala Marathon, Ugx.600m was raised to support two different causes. Held on 19th, November 2017, the MTN Kampala Marathon attracted at least 20,000 participants that participated because they wanted to …

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MTN Kampala Marathon raises Shs600 million towards charity

By Our Reporter info@xrated.co.ug MTN Uganda has today announced that as a result of the overwhelming turn-up for the MTN Kampala Marathon, Ugx.600m was raised to support two different causes. Held on 19th, November 2017, the MTN Kampala Marathon attracted at least 20,000 participants that participated because they wanted to …

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Coca-Cola expands its recycling operation

By Nathan Atiluk Info@xrated.co.ug Coca-Cola Beverages Africa (CCBA), through its subsidiary company, Plastic Recycling Industries (PRI),  is intensifying efforts to clean up the environment by expanding its plastic waste collection operations across the country. During the Marathon, thousands of mineral water bottles were dropped by the runners, plastic collectors who donned …

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Rwandan superstar spin master DJ Spinny is slowly but surely venturing into events

By Our Reporter Info@xrated.co.ug The latest from his camp confirms that Spinny has lined up over 10 DJs for his much anticipated Silent Disco at Atmosphere Lounge in Kololo, Kampala. After receiving a mega boost from Singleton, Spinny revealed his crazy lineup that seeks to entertain revelers come December 2nd, …

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Elite East African runners to participate in MTN Kampala marathon Today

By Nathan Atiluk info@xrated.co.ug some of the elite runners for the MTN Kampala Marathon from the region were unveiled by Uganda Athletics Federation. The athletes are from Kenya, Rwanda and Tanzania. They will participate in the 42k & 21k events at the Marathon scheduled to take place on Sunday 19th …

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Deadline Day! MTN Marathon registration closes today

By Our Reporter Info@xrated.co.ug The MTN Kampala Marathon registration is now at its tail-end as people and companies have up-to 6 pm today to ensure they participate. The MTN Kampala Marathon 2017 takes place on Sunday, 19th November 2017, at the Kololo Independence Grounds. With only hours left for registration …

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Spedag Interfreight Boosts MTN Marathon as logistics partner

By Our Reporter Info@xrated.co.ug  Spedag Interfreight has once again partnered with the MTN Kampala Marathon as the official logistics partner. Today, the company announced it would boost the MTN Kampala Marathon with UGX50m. The contribution marks the third year Spedag Interfreight is supporting MTN Kampala Marathon. During the cheque handover …

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MTN wheelchair, hand cycle races on this weekend

By Our Reporter info@xrated.co.ug MTN Uganda and Uganda Athletics Federation (UAF) in the run-up to the MTN Kampala Marathon, will this weekend host a wheelchair and handcycle races. These annual races take place a week before the MTN Kampala Marathon and target disabled women and men. It will take place …

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Coca-Cola picks maternal health cause for MTN Kampala Marathon

By Our reporter Info@xrated.co.ug Coca-Cola Beverages Africa Uganda (CCBAU) became the first partner of the MTN Kampala Marathon 2017 to pick a cause that it will support. The MTN Kampala Marathon 2017 is unique as participants will be able to pick from one of two causes that they will represent …

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Police dominate MTN Eastern National Road race

By Our reporter Info@xrated.co.ug The inaugural MTN Eastern National Half Marathon held on Sunday was dominated by the Uganda Police Athletics Club. The half marathon took place in Mbale town, starting and ending at the Mulukhu Sports Ground. It involved mostly elite athletes for both the 21 kilometers and 10 …

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