By Juma Nsubuga
Hundreds of people have this morning turned up for the Akright City Run 2023 which was organized under the Theme: Kick darkness out of Akright city (Estate).
Mr Robert Epaye the president Akright city says that Akright run is organized annually and the main purpose of this year’s run is to kick darkness out of Akright and lighting all the city (Akright) streets.
“We run annually with different intentions. This year the event is about lightening the streets of Arkright” he says adding that “We all notice that our streets in Akright are dark which is a security threat to residents” he adds.
Meanwhile, the chief runner, Sydney Asubo who’s the executive director Financial Intelligence Authority says this run is to facilitate the project of lighting up Akright streets since they don’t have appropriate lights.
“The funds we have corrected from this run is to help in kicking darkness out of Akright” he said.
Akright city (Estate) is found in Bwebajja Kajansi town council, Ssisa sub-county in Wakiso district and has a population of over 50,000 people. The event was crowned by award of medals to the best performers.