Uganda Parliament team into EAC soccer and netball finals
The Uganda Parliament team has qualified for this year’s EAC Football and netball finals following a crashing defeat of the East African Legislative Assembly and Tanzania in the football and netball respectively.
Uganda hit EALA team 3-0 in the football semi final at Mbaraki Sports grounds Thursday with two goals from Kampala Central MP Muhammad Nsereko and one by Brian Arinaitwe.
Uganda will play Burundi in the final on Sunday. Burundi eliminated Tanzania 1-0 in the first semi final.
The Uganda ladies team defeated Tanzania Parliament with 35 points to 25 goals in a heatednetball encounter played out at Makande gymnasium in Mombasa. MPs Babirye Kityo Sarah and Amero Suzan led the scoring.
Earlier in the day MP Osoru Maureen won gold while her compatriot Hon.Adeke Ana Ebaju walked away with the silver medal in the 4x400m relay.The ladies team also won gold and silver in the 1500meters race at the Mbaraki Sports grounds. Uganda Parliament Men’s team bagged silver in athletics but lost the volleyball semi final 2-0 to Rwanda.