The first sport to immediately benefit will be bodybuilding which has attracted a lot of enthusiasm from the locals
The 39-year-old bodybuilder won on his tenth attempt, beating six finalists in front of a cheering Lira crowd.
This year will see the qualifiers for the 2017 Afrobasket tournaments but there is a new twist involved.
Mbaata has been undergoing vigorous drills at Mbarara Mall training wing.
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