CECAFA W: Kayihura Congratulates C.Cranes, to Attend Semis

Gen Kayihura greets Crested Cranes coach Majidah Nantanda as Asst. Coach Faridah Bulega and TM Henry Barungi look on

Police boss IGP Gen. Kale Kayihura is expected to grace the 2016 CECAFA semifinals match between Uganda’s Crested Cranes and the Kilimanjaro Queens from Tanzania.

The match will kick off on Sunday 18th at the Fufa technical centre in Njeru just after Kenya versus Ethiopia cracker.

The developments were revealed by Crested Cranes team manager Henry Barungi to this website on Saturday morning.

“We met him (Gen Kayihura) while on recreation where the girls had gone to refresh themselves at Mada hotel on Friday, for sale ” he revealed. “He was very happy to see a senior national women’s football team on duty. Actually he was not aware of the team and only knew the Cranes who had finished their qualifiers last week.”

Barungi furthers revealed that, this “Gen Kayihura promised to come and watched our semifinals and even told his aid to note our contacts and get back to us so we highly expect him there in tomorrow’s game.”

ChimpSport has also learnt that the IGP is pondering on forming a women’s team for the Uganda Police Force. The law enforcers currently sponsor the Uganda Police FC in the topflight and the Police Armless Brigade in the Fufa junior league.

Kenya and Ethiopia will kick off the semifinals match at 1:30 Pm on Sunday just before the highly anticipated match between hosts Uganda Crested Cranes and Tanzania at 3:30 pm.


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