Several Ugandans returned from Kasese today after an exhilarating treat up the snow-peaked Mt Rwenzori over the weekend.
The adventurous Ugandans and other dignitaries from USA trekked up the tallest mountain in Uganda, in a campaign drive aimed at promoting tourism in the country.
The Rwenzori Super Climb Challenge was flagged off by Tourism Minister Dr Maria Mutagamba.
The American team was led by Los Angeles based Super Model Marlina Moreno; who is also a TV host, page and former National Football League [NFL] cheerleader. She also models for NIKE, shop Samsung, Canon, Virgin Atlantic and Siemens.
The event was well attended with local models government ministers, Tooro Kingdom, Rwenzuru kingdom officials, Mp James Mbahimba, UNDP resident representative Ahunna Eziakonwa, UWA ED Mr.Raymond Engena, UTB DCEO Mr.John Ssempebwa and so many other dignitaries all talking part.
The American model Moreno is expected to profile Uganda’s major tourism attractions and produce a documentary to be aired to millions of Americans through her travel platforms examiner.com, Huffingtonpost.com and WhenInManila.com as well as her travel blog BrunetteAbroad.com,” a media release from UTB read