Posted by Kenneth Kimuli on Jan 03, 2019
Rotarians and revelers were treated to a show-stopping singing and dancing competition at the Kampala Serena Hotel that left many in awe as they danced and sang the night away. the annual event now in its 8th year is hosted by the Rotary Club of Kampala North aimed at raising funds for to meet the respective causes that the club undertakes. Organized under the theme “Empower Youth, Secure Our Future”, the night featured performances from both rotary and rotaract clubs, with Angolan/Portuguese dance routines in flamboyant colorful styles, creative West Africa dances and traditional African songs, musicals among others.

This year’s completion competition was aimed at establishing a youth training and entrepreneurship center “vijana Poa” in memory of the late Sam Owori who passed soon after being elected Rotary International president elect 2018-2019. The center will be used to facilitate practical skills training and entrepreneurship development for unemployed youth.

“We are going to build a sanctuary were the young people can come and learn craftsmanship to get employment and earn a living. It’s a way for us to secure the future of not only the next generation but also the future of our country,” said Past District Governor Robert Waggwa Nsibirwa. The Tusker Malt sponsored competition attracted 19 rotaract clubs and 35 rotary clubs that all participated in the different categories that saw them win their clubs cash prizes throughout the night.

The Rotary club of Kampala city were the overall winner among the rotary clubs winning itself a cash prize of 1,500,000 shillings while the rotaract club of Kampala north musical winning the overall dance competition among the Rotaract clubs.







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