Fort Hare Debating Society scooped top awards

The University of Fort Hare Debating club participated in the Pan African Championships hosted by University of Namibia during summer holidays.The club scooped two awards in Best Adjudicator in Africa and Best institution in Africa and one of its members Sipho Kilani voted President of African Debating Championships.

 This year's competition showed tremendous growth with representatives from South Africa, Botswana, Namibia Zimbabwe, Lesotho, Uganda, Nigeria, Cameroon and Ghana and some independent European Teams from the Netherlands.An enthusiastic Sipho Kilani noted the sweet victory as a result of team Fort Hare's hard work, without a hired couch but the team's own training and research method.