Uganda High Commission to the United Republic of Tanzania hosts celebrations to mark Uganda's 54th Independence Anniversary.
Uganda High Commission to the United Republic of Tanzania hosted celebrations to mark Uganda's 54th Independence Anniversary on Saturday 15th October 2016.Rt.Hon. Daniel Fred Kidega, Speaker of the East African Legislative Assembly (EALA) was Chief Guest.
The occasion which was held under the national theme for this year's Independence "Protection of our Independence through promotion of Patriotism,Unity and Hardwork" was marked with fanfare including football (Team Uganda, Dar-es-Salaam Vs Team Uganda,Arusha) , athletics and chicken chasing competitions. There after H.E. Dorothy Samali Hyuha Hosted a Launchoen at the Official Residence.
Several prizes including mobile phones donated by Airtel Tanzania were won through ruffle draws. Winners of various competitions also walked away with various prizes.
A social group, Friends Forever, donated a football uniform which was handed over the winner of the football match i.e. Team Uganda, Arusha.