Putting on my running shoes as I type…
Cameroon Tribune says the winners will be paid soon
To make sure the money get to the actual recipients, Guinness usually pays through banks and therefore requires information from the concern regarding their real identity or bank account so s to be able to pay the money.
According to the Secretary General of the Cameroon athletics federation, the laureates will receive prizes within next week. It would be recalled that the winner in the male and female categories would receive FCFA 10 million each while the runners up receive five million and the third placed athletes, two million. There are prizes for the first three in other categories like the relay race, half race, the quarter race and junior categories.
The race was won this year by Godlove Gabsibuin in the men’s category and Yvonne Ngwaya in the feminine category.