13 July 2007
UGANDA : Mtn to Open Package At All-Star Bonanza
by Gloria Kyomugisha
AFTER six months of uncertainty, MTN will unveil this year's basketball league sponsorship package ahead of the All-Star bonanza today.
The package, which will cover the next three years, is estimated to be in excess of the previous annual sh60m.The All-Star gala will immediately after throw off at the Lugogo Indoor stadium.
The gala, held annually, showcases players' passion for the game, engagement with fans and commitment to the community.
"The gala will be a wonderful opportunity to showcase, not only the most entertaining basketball players in Uganda, but one of the greatest fan acknowledgement moments," said FUBA president Ambrose Tashobya.
The gala tips off at 5pm with a curtain-raiser for the U-10 in the Rookie Challenge before the Shooting Stars event.