The Pearl of Africa Tourism expo
Igongo Cultural Centre concludes The Pearl of Africa International Expo in joy and jubilations when at the closing ceremony dubbed The Pearl of Africa Tourism Excellence Award, The national tourism marketing body Uganda Tourism Board awarded Igongo Cultural Centre as the best Community museum in the country.
The processes of nomination were online and open to the public making it transparent, fair and convenient. The awarding ceremony was presided over by Prime minister The Rt. Hon. Dr. Ruhakana Rugunda, in his maiden speech; he commended the effort of the private sector such as Igongo Cultural Centre and pledged unfailing support from the Uganda government, a statement that was highly applauded by the audience in a fully packed Serena ball room.
The event equally hosted key national and international entertainers such as Anna Kansiime, Salvado Indrigi a man from Obokolo village and not forgetting Mafikizolo who swept all the tourism enthusiast off their feet.
This was on the night of 20th .Nov.2015 Igongo would like on this notice to extend their sincere gratitude to the general public, staff, management and UTB for the votes and support to reaching this milestone.
Below is our stall.