In a gesture of support for the upcoming royal wedding of the Kyabazinga of Busoga Kingdom, Gabula Nadiope IV, Airtel Uganda, the country’s first 5G Network, has announced its commitment. The wedding is scheduled for November 18, 2023.
During a media briefing at the Sheraton Kampala Hotel, Airtel Uganda shared its endorsement and encouraged both well-wishers and the general public to utilize the Airtel Money platform to contribute to this significant event.
Japhet Aritho, the Managing Director of Airtel Money Uganda, expressed the company’s cultural sensitivity and commitment to celebrating diversity. He emphasized the royal wedding’s historical and cultural importance, saying, “We are proud to be associated with this year’s royal wedding of the Kyabazinga and Inebantu. We believe this partnership opens more opportunities for the transformation of the lives of the Kyabazinga’s subjects, many of whom are our loyal customers.”
He further highlighted the strong support Airtel Uganda has received from the Busoga region over the years, and how their involvement in this royal event allows them to give back to the community.
Airtel Uganda has encouraged the general public and well-wishers to make contributions through the secure and convenient Airtel Money platform. By dialing 1859# and using Airtel Money Merchant code 4360000, individuals can participate in this noble cause.
Busoga Kingdom’s 2nd Deputy Prime Minister, Ahmed Osman Noor, expressed his gratitude for Airtel Uganda’s support. He acknowledged the telecom company for assisting the Kingdom in its preparations for a joyous and successful ceremony.