Uganda’s first Olympic champion in 40 years was rewarded at a grand function at Vision Group headquarters on Friday.
Companies and individuals responded to a fundraising call by Uganda’s daily. The Ruparelia foundation made a contribution of 1500 dollars for this cause
This is just the beginning,” said Rajiv. “We are not going to stop at this because we want to help the sport advance to next level.
“Kickboxing is now a popular sport that needs funding so that Ugandan kickboxers can realise their dreams of becoming world champions.
“This is going to be a long term partnership. We are committed to supporting the sport and we need the right people to guide us.”