Kakande wins Uspa monthly gong


National team boxer Muzamir Kakande was unanimously voted the Uganda Sports Press Association (Uspa) Nile Special sports personality of June at the monthly assembly held at Imperial Royale Hotel on Monday.

Kakande, who won a gold medal at the Africa Boxing Championships in Congo-Brazzaville, when he knocked out Algeria’s Younes Nemouchi, beat the She Cranes and KCCA FC to the award.

The She Cranes won the Africa Netball Cup, after winning all their five games of the tournament held in Kampala while KCCA FC won the Uganda Cup, to complete their first league and cup double.

Kakande will be crowned today during a dinner at the Imperial Royale hotel. At the same event, winners of April (Robert Chemonges) and May (Andrew Ssenoga) will also receive their awards.

However, the Uspa gala to decorate the 2016 winners will be held on July 14 at Imperial Royale  hotel.

The Observer

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