The Frenchman Cajot defeated Germanys Jonathan Persson 21-17, 21-11 in the final played at the Lugogo Arena. Cajot had earlier caused a major upset seeing off top seed and Africas top player Georges Julien Paul Mauritius at the quarter final stage and also beat Syrias Aljallad Ahmad 17-21, 22-20, 21-14 at the semi final stage.
Parliament removed the age limit for persons seeking the office of the president and other local government offices in December 2017, eliminating the last hurdle for President Yoweri Museveni to seek reelection when his term of office ends in 2021. He is now aged 73, and would not be eligible for another term of office.
The commission headed by Justice Catherine Bamugemereire heard that Vincent Mugisha who is also a businessman, is in possession of three forged land titles. The forged titles are for 1,500 hectares of Matiri Forest Reserve and land in Ganyinayo Village in Kihuura Sub County, Kyenjojo district.