This Wednesday, March 10, 2019, the Men’s Basketball Team was received by the Legal Representative and President of ULBU Canon Paul NTUKAMAZINA to present him the trophy won during the last National Interuniversity Tournament. It took place in the political capital Gitega, from 6 to 7 March 2019. During this tournament, the ULBU was represented by its both teams of Boys and Girls. After defeating the ULT team in the semifinal, our men’s team won against the team of Ngozi University for the Final Phase and thus won the trophy of this 7th edition of the interuniversity tournament.
During this session, the Legal Representative and President of ULBU thanked this champion team and the Coach and promised them that ULBU will reward them in recognition of their effort by partially covering the costs of their training for this academic year. He did not fail to thank the Finance Director who is the manager of the team for having supported and encouraged until this decisive victory which honors the Light University and the players themselves.
Note that this victory will also give this team the ticket to represent Burundi in the EAC Inter-University Games.