Jockins Atudo’s penalty in the 55th minute lead the Harambe stars to the CECAFA senior cup semifinals. Kenya beat Rwanda in the quarterfinals at Nyayo stadium and will now Face Tanzania who eliminated record champions
. A minute of silence was observed to honor the late Nelson Mandela,former south African President and Noble prize winner.
The hosts Kenya dominated the game though it was a goalless first half. A penalty was awarded after after Rwanda’s defender Michel Rusheshangoga handled the ball in the forbidden area and Atudo scored to much delight of the Harambee stars fans.
Emery Bayisenge from Rwanda was the man of the match.