Mbogo Players Awarded

Katikkiro Eng J.B. Walusimbi has eulogized Mbogo clan team for its great efforts during the Bika finals which were played at Nakivubo Stadium on 24th September 2011.

Mbogo lost to Mmamba Gabunga on penalty shoot outs in the Bika Bya Baganda football tournament 2011 at a great game presided over by Kabaka Ronald Muwenda Mutebi II.

This inspired Semitego Richard of the United Kingdom to award his clan team with 500,000 Uganda shilling for the great game exhibited through out the tournament.

The money was handed to the team`s leadership committee by Katikkiro Eng J.B. Walusimbi in his office at Bulange, Mengo last Friday which was accompanied by the Minister of State for Sports in Buganda Kingdom, Herbert Ssemakula.

While handing over the money, Katikkiro applauded both teams for having displayed a great game with great tactics.

He commended Semitego for the award and urged other people to emulate him in supporting their clan teams which he said boosts players` morale.

Katikkiro explained that the tournament is aimed at developing talent and uniting people in Buganda since sports attracts many fans.

He thanked the minister of state for sports Herbert Ssemakula and Bika football the organizing committee for the great tournament and all the sponsors who facilitated the tournament to become a success.

His Majesty Ronald
Muwenda Mutebi II,
Kabaka of Buganda