The deputy speaker of Parliament, Hon Jacob Oulanyah, has congratulated the She Cranes for winning the inaugural Africa Netball Championship held in Kampala.
The She Cranes beat Zambia 67 – 50 in the finals held at Lugogo Indoor Stadium on Thursday 29th June 2017.
“The high level of professionalism exhibited that ended the six-day event with the She Cranes unbeaten, attests to their tactics and stamina,” said Oulanyah during Tuesday plenary.
She Cranes Coach, Vincent Kiwanuka, made a record for the country by taking the national netball team to even greater heights.
Malawi finished second with dethroned champions Zimbabwe third and the Zambians fourth.
The tournament was graced by Speaker of Parliament, Rebecca Kadaga, and State Minister for Sports, Charles Bakkabilindi.