Kenya Law Shines at the ICJ Uwazi Football Tournament
June 3, 2016
By Erick Odiwuor
Kenya Law scooped the 2nd runners up prize during in the 2016 edition of the Annual International Commission of Jurists (ICJ) ‘Uwazi Cup’ tournament held on 14th May 2016 at the Safaricom Stadium, Kasarani.
The Uwazi Cup brings together teams from various stakeholders involved in the administration of justice, including the judiciary, law schools, the police, parliament, NGOs and the media.
Kenya Law emerged top in the group stages after beating The Senate, The Centre for Rights, Education and Awareness (CREAW) and Independent Medico-Legal Unit (IMLU) teams. At the quarter final stage, the team beat Safaricom Ltd football team, and sailed through to the semifinals where it was humbled by Ghetto radio football team through a penalty shoot-out.
Finally, at the third and fourth play offs, Kenya Law overpowered the Kenya School of Law team to clinch the second runners up position.
Well done Kenya Law team!