The Commonwealth Youth Ministers Meeting, held every four years, comes as the worlds youth population reaches a record 1.8 billion people aged 15 to 29. Today the youth sector stands at a crossroads, with pressure on governments to do more for their young citizens with fewer resources, and growing aspirations by young people to contribute to their societies.
A second half goal from Brian Ahebwa was enough to see off the visitors who for the bigger part of the game failed to penetrate the defence of the Ankole Lions.The match is the teams first pre-season friendly for Mbarara city FC against a giant team.
The defender becomes the third signing for the newly promoted Mbarara-based club. Asuman who played for IFK Amal in Sweden comes after Congolese winger Suwed Satugombo and Saidi Byekwaso from Mbarara Football Club.
The rankings released at the World Football governing body, FIFA headquarters in Zurich, Switzerland now see Uganda accumulate 522 points, while Algeria who are in 32nd place in the world and top in Africa have 781 points.