By Kiyimba Bruno
Denis Onyango has been voted the Uganda Sports Press Association ( USPA ) sports personality of the month with 675 votes ahead of his other contenders who included; City Oilers(470), Uganda National Golf team under Flavia Namukasa(465) and Sula Matovu with 330 votes.
Onyango won CAF Champions league with Mamelodi Sundowns football club after overcoming Zamalek 3-2 on aggregate.
He also became the first Ugandan to achieve the feat after Yunus Sentamu had tried with AS Vita, Patrick Ochan and Mike Mutyaba with TP Mazembe.
This top award comes with a plaque and a cash reward of Ug.shs 500,000.
At the same event, conducted at the Uganda Tennis Court Lugogo , a monthly review meeting was held that saw a series of heated augment between Leon Senyange (the new aspiring president) and Muwanga Sabiti (the current president ) where both wanted to prove to the mass their concern of the sports press grievances.
Leon argues that there are many loopholes with in the constitution that have to be rectified. He recommended himself to be the right man to do the job of putting it right.
In his response Muwanga, the current president said that Leon was misleading the mass. He added that Leon was driving the meeting according to his personal interests.