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Joshua Kiprui Cheptegei, the reigning World 10,000m Champion, unveiled by Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) as Destination Uganda’s Brand Ambassador

KAMPALA, Uganda:- Ahead of expected recovery of the global tourism sector in late 2021 and beyond, Destination Uganda has kicked off a campaign to reposition herself as Africa’s most competitive destination for tourists and tourism investments.

Today, Destination Uganda has unveiled, its own Joshua Kiprui Cheptegei, the reigning World 10,000m Champion as its brand ambassador.  

UGANDA’S TOURISM BRAND AMBASSADOR - JOSHUA CHEPTEGEI - NOMINATED FOR LAUREUS WORLD SPORTSMAN OF THE YEAR AWARD

Kampala, Uganda.  The Uganda Tourism Brand Ambassador Joshua Cheptegei has been nominated for the Laureus World Sports Award for Sportsman of the Year 2020.

The Laureus World Sports Awards is an annual award ceremony honouring individuals and teams from the world of sports along with sporting achievements throughout the year. It was established in 1999 by Laureus Sport for Good Foundation founding patrons Daimler and Richemont.The awards are considered highly prestigious and are frequently referred to as the sporting equivalent of "Oscars".