Airtel Uganda,FUFA launch Airtel Rising Stars 2019 (U-17).
Airtel Uganda and FUFA have on July 10, launched the Airtel Rising Stars season 8 (2019) under 17, with free registration starting immediately till 17 at all Airtel shops around Uganda and winners will go home with prizes.
Regional matches (football only) will be played until finals in Kampala on September 7th 2019.
14 different launches have taken place concurrently in different districts across the country and the main launch in Gulu was witnessed by V.G Somasekhar, the Managing Director, Indrajeet Kumar, the Marketing Director, and Hajji Zubairi Galiwango, the Guest of Honor.
In Mbarara, the airtel brand strategy manager Noela Byuma implored all under 17 years to register & participate.
‘You can freely register as a team and those above 17 years are ineligible to participate.’
According Faizal Kavuma, the distributions manager Mbarara branch, regional winning team will take home shs1.5 million and second runners-up will win 1 million.
Nationally, winning team will be given 7 million and the runners-up will get 5 million.
However, this money will be an addition on other benefits like balls, t-shirts and others.