President Museveni has sent his congratulations to the Uganda national team and goal keeper Onyango for having been voted the winners in the just concluded CAF awards.

“Congratulations Uganda Cranes and Dennis Onyango for emerging winners at the CAF_Online awards last evening. The country is proud of you”, the president tweeted.

The Uganda Cranes were last night voted the 2016 African team of the year during the Glo Confederation of African Football CAF Awards that took place at the International Conference Centre in Abuja, Nigeria.

Uganda Cranes goalkeeper Denis Onyango was also t named Africa Player of The Year (Based in Africa) at CAF Awards.