Uganda Olympic Committee, Aga Khan Hospital Sign Medical agreement to help Uganda’s athletes

Uganda Olympic Committee, Aga Khan Hospital Sign Medical agreement to help Uganda's athletes
UOC’s William Blick and Aga Khan’s Roalind Parkes sign the Agreement Photo: David Isabirye

Uganda Olympic Committee (UOC) and Aga Khan Hospital have signed a 3 year renewable  medical agreement. The agreement will , both amateurs and the professional access quality medical help at a relatively cheaper cost at the Aga Khan Hospital and Clinic situated right in the heart of Kampala City at Diamond Trust Building.

“This is  a memorable day for Aga Khan to decide and help the health of our athletes, many of whom have been left neglected. Therefore, we hope to cement this cordial relationship for ages”, William Blick, the president of Uganda Olympic Committee remarked at a brief ceremonial signing event held at the Clinic on Friday.

Dr Rosalind Parkes Ratanshi commended UOC for entrusting Aga Khan with the mantle. “When UOC approached us, we never set back, because this is one way of paying back to the Hospitable Ugandan Community and Sportsmen in particular”, she said.

Present at the brief event were Sports Development Expert, Gunter Lange from Germany, Doctors, Almas Samji, Lucy Nakibuka Shantel, Julius Ssemakula, Robert Zavuga and Akampa Mutuwe.

via UOC, Aga Khan Sign Medical Insurance Pact.

Author: ismailimail

Independent, civil society media featuring Ismaili Muslim community, its achievements and humanitarian works.

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