By Moses Ndhaye
Absa Bank Uganda has sponsored 10 best amateur players from the 2021 Uganda Golf Open to attend the Magical Kenya Open slated for March 2022 at the prestigious Muthaiga Golf Club.
The sponsorship will cover the players’ participation in the Pro-Am tournament of the signature Kenyan golf open, which started in 1967 and appeared on the European Golf Tour’s schedule for the first time in 2019.
The Shs 120m package sponsorship was announced by Absa Bank Managing Director, Mumba Kalifungwa.
He says part of the bank’s mission is to promote the sport.
The top 10 amateur players from the Pro-Am event are; Robert Ejiku (71), Joseph Kimani (71), John Muchiri (70), Wendy Angudeyo (70), Joseph Adrapi (70), Patrick Kagoro (69), Walter Tukahirwa (68), Alexander Matsiko (67), Jenina Nasimolo (66) & Collin Subika (65).