Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | NCBA Bank has announced its sponsorship of the NCBA Uganda Junior Open 2024, providing Shs80 million in cash and in-kind contributions. This tournament is designed to groom the younger generation for future excellence in tournaments across Uganda, the region, and globally, reflecting NCBA’s ethos of “Go For It!”.
The event was first launched in 2021 and subsequently in 2022 and several tournaments were held in Uganda and Kenya. The Lake Victoria Serena Golf Resort & Spa will host this year’s event in partnership with US Kids Golf as part of initiatives to groom Africa’s next generation of golfers.
The event is expected to bring together over 200 junior Golfers, representing over a dozen nationalities. The best golfers from the competition would secure a place in the Rome Classic in Italy and the Big Five South Africa Tournament according to NCBA Bank CEO Mark Muyobo.