Ugandan rally crews have not yet given up hope of winning the 20th edition of the Pearl of Africa Uganda rally that started on Friday July 20 in Busiika Luwero district and ends on Saturday July 21,2018 in Kayunga district.

Mangat and Sebuguzi chase Manvir

Day one ended with Kenya Manvir winning the spectators stage in Busiika, but with Uganda Jas Mangat, Ronald Ssebuguzi and Duncan Mubiru in a close chase.

Day One – Top 10.

1. Manvir Baryan 08:34.
2. Jas Mangat 08:53
3. Ronald Ssebuguzi 08.57
4. Adam Rauf 09.08
5. Duncan Mubiru 09.8
6. Hassan Alwi 09.9
7. Arthur Blick 09.12
8. Christakis Fitidis 09:17.
9. Omar Mayanja 09.20
10. Yassin Nasser 09.27

“It has not been a bad day, the rally ends tomorrow evening and we have not given up hope of winning”

Duncan ‘Kikankane’ Mubiru who finished fifth behind Ssebuguzi, Mangat and Manvir stated.

The event is both the fifth round of the National Rally Championship (NRC) and the Africa Rally Championship (ARC) .