Kapchorwa District
Event Start Date: 
Friday, March 20, 2015
Event End Date: 
Friday, March 20, 2015

This is an Open Event

The Church of Uganda Diocese of Sebei has organized an Anti-Corruption Marathon in Kapchorwa District to take place on Friday, 20th March 2015, starting at 8:00am. The purpose of the Marathon is to raise community’s anti-corruption awareness as well as demand for punitive action against the corrupt.

The top athletes who will participate in the marathon are: Stephen Kiprotich, the World Marathon (2013) and Olympics Champion (2012); Moses Kipsiro, the Common Wealth 10,000m Champion (2010); Cheptegei Joshua, the Mountain Race World Champion and also Africa Youth Marathon champion (2014); and Boniface Kiprop the Pace-Setter at the Olympics, among others.  

The event will be graced by the Minister of Ethics and Integrity, Rev Fr Simon Lokodo as the Chief Guest, and other Anti-Corruption actors such as the IGG and Police, as well as Development Partners.