(Press release courtesy of Uganda Chess Federation)
Atleast three (3) Tanzanians led by Nurdin Hassuji have confirmed participation in the forthcoming Rwabushenyi Memorial Chess Championship scheduled to run from Saturday, 10th to Wednesday, 14th December 2011 at Hotel Africana.
This will be the first time that Tanzanian Chess players take part in a tournament in Uganda.
The confirmation from Tanzania comes on the heels of confirmation from about seven Kenyans who have already affirmed their participation in the FIDE rated event sponsored by Civil Aviation Authority for the third year running.
Winners in the Men’s and Ladies’ categories will walk away with prizes and prestigious trophies among others. There will also be competition in the Under 14 age category
Registration for participation in the event is UGX 10,000/- for Ugandans and USD 10/- for non Ugandans.