MTN Uganda Hosts Successful Women’s Edition of March Monthly Tee, Empowering Female Golfers and Supporting Women-Led Businesses.

What you need to know:

MTN Uganda successfully hosted the Women’s Edition of the March Monthly Tee, emphasizing female participation in golf.

The event featured partnerships with women-led businesses, offering unique experiences and services to participants.

Female golfers’ green fees were paid courtesy of MTN MoMo, encouraging their engagement in the sport.

Winners of the March Monthly Tee were celebrated, highlighting MTN Uganda’s commitment to promoting women’s success in sports and business.

MTN Uganda, in collaboration with various women-led businesses, hosted a successful Women’s Edition of the March Monthly Tee, dedicated to promoting female participation in golf and supporting women entrepreneurs. The event, held on Saturday 23rd March 2024 at the Entebbe Golf Club, marked a significant milestone in MTN’s ongoing efforts to encourage diversity and inclusion in sports and business.

MTN CEO Sylvia Mulinge at the 19th Hole Experience with some of lady golfers and women entrepreneurs

As part of MTN Uganda’s commitment to increasing the number of female golfers, the company launched the MTN Women’s Golfers Program from March to June 2023. Twenty-one ladies from MTN Uganda graduated from the program, reflecting the positive impact of initiatives aimed at empowering women through sports.

The Women’s Edition of the March Monthly Tee featured various activities and partnerships aimed at enhancing the overall experience for female golfers. The event was led by a female MC and DJ, creating a welcoming and inclusive atmosphere for all participants. Additionally, MTN MoMo paid the green fees for all female participants, further incentivizing women to engage in the sport.

Trophies for the March MTN Monthly Tee

In line with MTN Uganda’s commitment to shared value, the company partnered with women-led SMEs to offer unique experiences and services during the event. Mshona Fashions, a high-fashion brand specializing in luxurious ready-to-wear clothing, provided free body consultations and showcased their designs, adding a touch of elegance to the event.

Le Mémorial Medical Services, a woman-led hospital offering outpatient and inpatient services, conducted free breast cancer screenings and therapeutic massages, contributing to the health and well-being of participants. Ashaba Flights, an affordable domestic private flight service, offered a pair of tickets as one of the prizes, adding excitement and value to the event.

Winners from the March MTN Monthly Tee 2024

Furthermore, Livara Cosmetics, known for their natural and organic beauty products, provided products to protect golfers' skin from the sun, emphasizing the importance of skincare in outdoor activities like golf.

Sylvia Mulinge, Chief Executive Officer of MTN Uganda, expressed her enthusiasm for the success of the Women’s Edition of the March Monthly Tee, stating, “We are thrilled to see the positive impact of our initiatives in promoting female participation in golf and supporting women-led businesses. This event reflects our commitment to diversity, inclusion, and shared value, and we look forward to continuing our efforts to empower women through sports and entrepreneurship.”

L-R Winner Guest ladies Ruth Akello, Winner Group A Ladies, Anne Abeja with Runner up Group A Ladies, Jovia Tugume and Winner Group B Ladies, Annette Nakiyaga

The event also celebrated the winners of the March Monthly Tee, showcasing the talent and achievements of female golfers in Uganda. Winners were awarded prizes generously provided by MTN Uganda and its partners, further highlighting the company's dedication to promoting women's success in sports and business.

MTN March Monthly Tee Winners.


Winners’ Name


Overall Winner

Busuulwa  Lioyd      

66 nett

Guest Winner Ladies

Ruth   Akello          

66 nett

Guest Winner

Ivan     Arinaitwe    

67 nett

Seniors Winner 55+

Sean   Kinsella        

68 nett

Group A Winner Ladies

Abeja    Anne          

70 nett

Group A Runner up Ladies

 Tugume   Jovia     

73 nett

Group B Winner Ladies

Nakiyaga   Annet   

72 nett

Group B Runner Up Ladies

Tumusiime   Pamela 

76 nett

Group A Winner Men

Muhereza   Allan   

69 nett c/b

Group A Runner Up

Baguma    Andrew  

69 nett

Group B Winner

Adrapi     Joseph     

67 nett

Group B Runner Up

Nuwagira Collins     

68 nett c/b

Group C Winner

Kamuntu   Herbert   

68 nett

Group C Runner up

Jamil    Maningi     

69 nett

Longest Drive Ladies

Anne Abeja

Longest Drive Men

Peter   Magona

Nearest to the Pin Ladies

Maxi   Byenkya

Nearest to the Pin Men

Bagabo  Joseph