By Our Reporter

Kigulu 1-Bunha 0

The Kyabazinga of Busoga William Gabula Nadiope IV (left) waving to his subjects who turned up to watch the Busoga Massaza Cup final game between Kigulu FC and Bunha FC at Kakindu Stadium in Jinja on Sunday. Virgin Images

It was jubilation, celebration, joy and fun as the Kyabazinga subjects turned up in huge numbers to support their Masaza tournament final.

All the happiness and should have not been a reality, but the presence of the Kyabazinga no doubt was the highlight of joy and celebrations as even the losers were happy to shake hands with the traditional leader


The final of the Busoga Kingdom tournament was between Kigulu and Bunha and Kigulu lifted the 2019 title after 1-0 defeat of Bunha chiefdom and thanks to a goal in the 90th minute by Wilber Bikupe.

Kigulu FC supporters supporting their team players as they played against Bunha in the 2019 Busoga Massaza Cup final at kakindu Stadium in Jinja on Sunday. Virgin Images

The heavy rains made Kakindu stadium soaked with mud,but the Kyabazinga subjected did not feel that except the joy of interacting with the leader Kyabazinga of Busoga William Gabula Nadiope IV. T

Bunha FC supporters cheering their team players as it played against Kigulu FC in the 2019 Busoga Massaza cup final at Kakindu stadium in Jinja on Sunday. Virgin Images

The final was attended by both the traditional and political leaders of Busoga region including deputy prime ministers of Busoga Kingdom, Prof. Dr. Owek. Muhammad Lubega Kisambira and Owek. Osman Noor Ahmed.

Bunha FC supporters cheering their team players as it played against Kigulu FC in the 2019 Busoga Massaza cup final at Kakindu stadium in Jinja on Sunday. Virgin Images

The winners took a trophy and Sh5m, while the second received Sh2m on top of the medals while the third who were Buzaya received sh1m cash prize.

Bunha FC supporters cheering their team players as it played against Kigulu FC in the 2019 Busoga Massaza cup final at Kakindu stadium in Jinja on Sunday. Virgin mages

Busoga chiefdom Cup past winners:

2019: Kigulu

2018: Kigulu

2017: Butembe.

2016: Bukholi North

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