By Jane Nambi
Stephen Kiprotich has arrived at Entebbe airport after his gold win in Moscow.
Kiprotich finished the race 2hr 09min 51sec seconded by Ethiopian duo Lelisa Desisa (2:10.12) and Tadese Tola (2:10.23) claiming silver and bronze respectively.
His win placed Uganda in the 12th position in the medal rankings.
He is set to dine with the president as he did the first time when he won the Olympic gold medal. His family is going to receive him at the airport. According to local media, his family missed the race.