The Katikkiro of Buganda, Charles Peter Mayiga handing over the 2016 Champions Cup to The BLB managing Director, Mr.Kyewalabye Male. Looking on is the Minister for Sports and Youth, Buganda Kingdom.
Buganda Land Board has once again won the Buganda Kingdom champions cup and bull in the 2016 sports gala at Namboole stadium, amidst cheered celebrations and jubilations.
This followsBLB’s leading the other Buganda Kingdom’s Organizations in various sports’ disciplines including, wood ball, bicycle riding, races, netball, football, chess among others at Namboole stadium on 9th November 2016 and this is the second time after last year’s championship.
The Board prides itself in its motivational leadership by the Managing Director,Mr.Kyewalabye Male who is the BLB Football team Captain, which beat Nkuluze football team by 2-0 in the final game.Male said that this was not a surprise to the Board adding that it was well prepared for the gala and advised the other Kingdom organizations to do the same ahead of similar events if they are to win in future competitions.
BLB staff pausing for a group photograph with their awards after winning the Buganda Kingdom Sports Gala Championship ,2016 the event at Namboole stadium
The Katikkiro who was the guest of honor handed over the awards to the winning teams with congratulation messages. He urged the other teams to emulate BLB’S winning techniques in order to win as well in future and encouraged all to continue participating in such competitions adding that it one of the ways to maintain good working relationships among all the Buganda Kingdom organizations.
The sports gala attracted 12 other Kingdom Organizations including: CBS radio, BBS Terefayina, The Royal treasury (Nkuluzze), K2 Telecom, Muteesa Royal University, Nabagereka Primary School, Buganda Tourism Board and Namulondo Investments among others .It is an annual event organized by the Buganda Ministry for Sports and Youth, led by the Minister, Henry Kiberu Ssekabambe.