Cavendish University has won big in the 4th East African University Debate Championship 2019 held in Nairobi.
The inter-university debate competition started on 19th and ended on 25th August, 2019.
Cavendish University emerged as the best in Public speaking category being presented by Collins Bulakyalo a student.
Among other participants included students from Kyambogo University, Makerere University, Gulu University, Kampala International University, YMCA, Uganda Christian University and Bishop Stuart University.
East Africa Universities Debating Championship (EAUDC) is a regional competition for Inter-University debate in East Africa.
The competition was recently hosted by other countries that include: University of Rwanda (Rwanda) in 2016 & 2017, Kyambogo University (Uganda) in 2018 and recently Cooperative University Karen, Nairobi (Kenya) in 2019.
The competition started in 2016 by Aspire Debate Rwanda and takes place each year in a different country with in the East African Community.
The next competition will take place in Arusha, Tanzania and the finals at the East African Parliament next year.