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Get prepared for Uhuru Torch race which will be raced in our Council in May 15, 2017
The Uhuru Torch is one of the National Symbols of Tanzania. It is a kerosene torch. It symbolizes freedom and light. It was first lit on top of Mount Kilimanjaro on December 9, 1961 by Alexander Nyirenda. Symbolically to Shine the country and across the borders to bring hope where there is despair, love where there is enmity and respect where there is hatred. The Uhuru Torch race takes place every year starting from different places to remind them about their responsibilities on preserving sustainable freedom, harmony and peace.