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RWANDA: Okwi scores brace in victory over Gicumbi



Uganda Cranes skipper Emmanuel Okwi has scored twice as Kiyovu Sports Club beat Gicumbi FC 6-0 in a Rwanda Primus League game played on Sunday as Kigali Stadium.

Okwi opened up the scores in the 23rd minute and closed the scoring spree in a sublime style in the 92nd minute.

Striker Bienvenue Mugenzi scored a hat trick while Burundian Abedi Bigirimana scored the other goal.

Okwi has now scored three goals in the Rwanda Primus League having previously netted once in the 2-0 victory over Rayon Sports in the first round.

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Okwi’s compatriot and teammate Muzamir Mutyaba also featured for the winning side.

The comprehensive victory took Kiyovu to 41 points, level with log leaders APR FC who drew 0-0 with Rayon Sports on Saturday.

The two sides are currently separated by goal difference with APR leading courtesy of a superior difference.

Kiyovu will return to action on Saturday 5th March as they visit Ben Ocen’s Musanze FC.

Match Day 19 Results
• Gorilla FC 1-2 Police FC
• Mukura VS&L 1-1 Rutsiro
• Marine FC 2-2 AS Kigali
• Gasogi United 1-0 Bugesera
• Rayon Sports 0-0 APR
• Espoir FC 1-1 Musanze
• Kiyovu SC 6-0 Gicumbi
• Etincelles 3-0 Etoile de Lest

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