Erick Mwasame scored the winning penalty for People Power team after a goalless 90minutes. The match was organized by ruling National Resistance Movement(NRM) and People power youth mobilisers in Bugisu district at cricket ground in the centre of Mbale town.
Ashaba Derick Ashiraf the lead organizer said the aim of the game was to mend friendship and set a precidence for senior politicians in the region to follow. Ashaba explained that political belonging should not divide youths adding that they intend to have many games in the near future.
Ashaba revealed that the match was sponsored by Honourable Lydia Wanyoto the National NRM Chairperson of the Women’s League and Ishma Mafabi the Eastern Youth Member of Parliament.
Lydia Wanyoto who was the chief guest at the event urged youths to be innovative and capitalise on government programs. Wanyoto awarded both teams with goats.