Roke Telkom Partners with Africa Kwetu for the 3rd Africa Economy Fuel tour edition.
9thSeptember 2022, Kampala–
On the 9th of September 2022, Roke Telkomannounced its partnership with Africa Kwetu for this year’s Africa Economy Fuel Tour, a tour designed as a marathon entailing normal road travel, compliant with the national traffic regulation.
The determination of the fuel efficiency of each vehicle model and crew is one of the core objectives for this tour amongst others such as tourism, environmental conservation activities like tree planting.
Having focused on Western Uganda for the past two years while covering over 1000km, the tour will be taking the Northern Uganda route for four days starting from Kampala via Luwero then Nakasongola, Masindi, Pakwach, Gulu, and Pader then back to Kampala. This will cover a distance of approximately 1251.88km.
Speaking at the launch of the tour, Amanya Atuhaire the Brand and Marketing manager said, “The tour focuses on promoting domestic tourism, road safety, and environmental protection. Participants will visit the different tourist destinations in Northern Uganda. The participants will also get to see and experience tourist sites such as Murchison falls National Park, Karuma falls, Nyabyeya Forest Reserve, a drive through the Royal mile and Aru falls.”
The different teams will also be engaged in activities like tree planting, site visits for agricultural farms to expound more on their knowledge around these topics.
“The participants will also have access to the Roke internet services at the places of rest during the travel period,” Amanya added.
There will be a car inspection on Wednesday 14th September for the participating members to ensure proper conditions for traveling, and the flag off on Friday 16th September at The Pearl of Africa Hotel.
The closing ceremony will take place in Gulu City hosted by Dr. Kenneth Omana, the Principal Private Secretary to His Excellency the President of Uganda.
About Roke Telkom:
Roke Telkom Ltd is a Uganda based telecommunications company in operation since 2006 licensed by Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) under a Public Service Provider (PSP) license. In addition to this, Roke obtained its telecommunications services license in the same year. In 2010, this license was upgraded to a Public Infrastructure Provider (PIP) license in order to expand the range of products and services offered to the market.
For more information, please contact:
Mr. Amanya Atuhaire
Brand and Marketing ManagerRoke Telkom.