Students from Democratic Republic of Congo (DR Congo) won this year’s international day cultural showcase at Victoria University. The Congolese students were followed by those from Zimbabwe and Somalia.
On 9th November, Victoria University students from different countries assembled at the student campus on Jinja Road to showcase items representing their cultures in form of food, music, dance and language (speech).
In the category of dress, Zimbabwe took first place while DR Congo was second while Rwanda and Somalia tied in third. In the food category, Somalia won while Rwanda, Nigeria and Uganda came second, DR Congo took third.
The category of Speech (language) was won by Zimbabwe and DR Congo in a tie, second place was take by Burundi and another tie between South Sudan, Somalia and Nigeria took third position. And in the category of music and dance DR Congo and South Sudan won in first place, Uganda and Burundi were second while Rwanda and Somalia came third.
Other countries that were represented included Norway, Kenya, Tanzania, Malawi, Ghana and India. Below are photos to give you a better picture of what transpired.