It was joy and excitement as the convention African Rural University scored 25 – 6 points against Mountains of the Moon University (MMU) Fort Portal in a volleyball friendly match.
African Rural University had a smooth game in the first round in which they scored 25 – 9 points but it had to struggle in the second round in which Mountains of the moon scored 25 – 21 points.
In the third round ARU took it all by 25 points to 6 in which all together was 2 – 1 scores for ARU, the game that was played at the playground of MMU Saaka campus in fort portal district.
Led by the guild President of MMU Ronnie Muhumuza, students’ conceded the defeat and expressed gratitude for the visit adding that they are inspired by the philosophy of ARU.
Meanwhile, the Sports Minister for ARU Proscovia Ayubu says that the match was aimed at strengthening friendship as well as exhibition of the ARU philosophy.
Among other things that, the ARU team held a radio Programme at FM spearheaded by the Vice Guild President of MMU Her Excellence Kyomuhendo Sunny. African Rural University Guild President Her Excellence Nampewo Josephine represented the student’s body. “ARU aspires to create visionary female leaders to champion Rural Transformation” says Josephine during the radio program.
Before the match, ARU students were taken through a courtesy visit to the Omukama of Tooro Palace, Lake Saaka tour among other learning sites. View More Photos on Our Flickr Account
Story by Asiimwe Deo-KKCR