Kenya Military in Kigali for Games:-
Kenya will be among the East African countries participating in the East African Military Games which begin today at Amahoro national stadium in Kigali. The games in their 10th edition will run under the theme ‘One people, one destiny through EAC military games and culture event, 2016.’
The Chief of Defense staff of Rwanda Defense Forces (RDF), Gen. Patrick Nyamvumba while addressing a press conference said it was a great honour for Rwanda to host the EAC military games.
“Cooperation has already brought good results not only in sports, but also in regional security where such cooperation has helped in building peace,” Gen. Nyamvumba said.
The 10-day event is expected to attract over 500 participants representing military forces of the region. The states will be competing in four disciplines; football, handball, netball and basketball.
Uganda are the reigning champions.