Uganda National Roads Authority (UNRA) boss, Allen Kagina and tourism kingpin, Amos Wekesa are among the speakers lined up for this year’s Watoto Church Marketplace Convention.
The Marketplace Convention under the theme ‘Courageous Leadership – Faith over Fear’ will be held from the 15 to 17 August 2019 at the Golf Coarse Hotel in Uganda’s capital, Kampala.
Wekesa, influential in Uganda tourism circles, is the founder of Great Lakes Safaris and Uganda Lodges Ltd.
Rob Hoskins from the USA who is also the president of OneHope, an international Christian ministry working with children and youth in more than 125 countries will be among the guest speakers. Hoskins is an ordained general-appointed missionary of the Assemblies of God Church.
In 2008, Hoskins began serving on the Board of Trustees at Oral Roberts University; and was appointed as Chair in 2014 – a position he held until April, 20th 2017 when he transitioned the position to his successor, Dr. Mike Rakes.
Hoskins graduated with an Honorary Doctorate of Divinity from Oral Roberts University in May 2017. He serves on the Editorial Board for Ministry Today as well as on the Executive Committee Work Group for the Lausanne Committee for World Evangelization. In 2005, Hoskins received the John Maxwell leadership award and five years later was named as one of 21 emerging leaders of the Church in Charisma Magazine.
Dr Barbara Ofwono Buyondo, the CEO Victorious Education Services, Simon Wafubwa the Managing Director EN Wealth Financial Services in Kenya will also be speaking at the convention.
On the 15th and 16th, the sessions will be held at Watoto Church Downtown and will be free for all while on the 17th, the convention will shift to the Golf Coarse Hotel with a breakfast meeting at a cost of Shs65k.