Cruising at a record rating of 2390, he is the highest-rated player in East Africa and among the top 30 on the continent.
The tournament is also open to all contestants from any country.
Uganda continues to earn rights to host global championships. The association of Uganda University Sports (AUUS) will host thousands of university students...
However, the federation’s most significant efforts have been on under-18 focused tournaments, both locally and internationally.
"Chess is better than mathematics. Ultimately, chess teaches life skills and patience. This is important," says Dr. Eng. Andrew G. Naimanye, who holds...
CPGA Chess Youth Championships finals at Sheraton Hotel
It was an improvement in the tournament having finished third overall last year and in the first outing in 2017
Busoga Junior had a qualifying player in each of the categories, apart from the under-14.
The tournament is aimed at developing and growing the quality of chess-play among children in Uganda.
The event will be the first of CPGA Youth Chess Championship (CYCC) regional qualifier.
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