Gulu –The year 2020 is a busy one for Northern Uganda Tourism Cluster. The cluster coordinator – Ms Kortina Akot told TND New on Saturday morning.
She says both Miss and Mr Tourism Northern Uganda crowns will take place on 1, August in Gulu Municipality – Acholi Inn Hotel.
Ms Kortina, however, says they have got “tentative set-up”
“Surprising this year we got Mr Tourism Northern Uganda 2020. Eligible young gentlemen please keep close,” she added.
A visiting Mr Tourism will crown Mr Tourism Northern Uganda, according to her, adding “This one in particular is open to all male persons from the greater North; from Lango, Acholi, Karamoja and West Nile.”
To be eligible, a contestant must;
Be a Ugandan of 18 years to 25 years.
Have a minimum of S4 qualification; tertiary institution and above.
Have Passport/national ID plus a yellow fever card.
Be passionate about Tourism sites and Cultures.
Be Acholi, Lango and or both.
Be able to speak & write the local language.
Have an endorsement letter from his Rwot [clan] and Village LC 1.
Have great entrepreneurship skills.
Be able to work with minimum supervision and long hours
Be flexible and ready to travel where duty calls and sometimes self-funded, mong the basics.
On the prices, Ms Kortina tells us, “In kind Prize to be confirmed.”
Mr Tourism South Sudan, Santino Agoth is expected to grace and crown Mr Tourism Northern Uganda, the first ever tourism contest.