Playing off handicaps 28 and 30 respectively, the two emerged with the best net scores from the rain-soaked course to add more prizes in their budding...
Coutinho will as a result of his performance fly to Mombasa courtesy of Uganda Airlines who were co-sponsors.
Another Ugandan Gloria Mbaguta finished fifth with while Wendy Angudeyo finished seventh.
Other sporting activities will include netball and football galas in Entebbe and a chess tournament in Ntinda
The Entebbe Club golfer travelled to Nigeria with four other Ugandans.
It was the fifth major championship win for the 23-year-old who has also won three majors at home this year
“Today’s round was pretty much better than any round I have ever played on this course; I played one-under..."
The 23-year-old from Tooro Club beat off fatigue to claim his third major this year, to add to the Mayombo and Kinyara opens he won earlier on
Despite the difference in strokes, Uganda team captain Irene Nakalembe is still hoping for a change in fortunes
Uganda’s day-one outing was nothing to be proud of as Martha Babirye, Irene Nakalembe and Peace Kabasweka fired nine-over each.
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