Golfers raise sh13m towards cancer fight

By Michael Nsubuga

The Uganda Women's Cancer Support Organisation (UWCASO) and Uganda Golf Club (UGC) organized a one-day tournament

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Golfers once again hit the course for charity over the weekend raising sh13m towards the fight against breast cancer.

The Uganda Women's Cancer Support Organisation (UWCASO) and Uganda Golf Club (UGC) organized a one-day tournament attracted several corporate teams as well as individuals at Kitante.

NTV's team compried of Desmond Kareba (37pts), Noah Wahibi (31, Mary Ochieng 31 and Andrew Muhwezi (30pts) won the event.

The New Vision's team of Ashiraf Bagalana (35pts), Ian Parker (32), Carol Namutebi (31) and Chris Nunget (20pts) were runners up in the one-day charity tournament used to raise money that is used for outreach advocacy programs and general education, producing brochures and flyers about breast cancer.

UWUCASO treasurer Joelia Walusimbi presented gifts to the winning teams.