The 2018 PKF Golf Championship came to a climax on Saturday, with Chris Dews winning the men’s over role category at the 9-hole Kigali Golf Club House, Nyarutarama.
The one-day annual golf competition was sponsored by PKF, a leading accounting, and business advisory firm that operates in sub-Saharan Africa in partnership with Kigali Golf Clubhouse.
Chris led by two strokes when he returned a 42 . to finish as the winner ahead of Francis Njoga who struck 40while Johnson Kangethe returned 39 on the course to complete as third in the mens category.
Stephen Katwiremu managed to finish at the top in the senior men’s category after returning 31, Frank Mustaff came second when he shot 30 while Chikara Virenda fired 29 to sit in third place.
Alice Rwigeme returned a 31 in the ladies category ahead of Jenny Linda 30 finished second while Jovia Tugume 29 came third.
Linda also finished with the longest drive and the nearest to the Pin in the ladies category, Katwiremu recorded the longest drive in men’s seniors during the competition.
In the Group III hand-cap 19-28, Keith Bunyenzi finished as the best after returning 36, a stroke better than Juma Ngali in second place while Sky Koo finished third with 34 .
Andrew Kulayige the Kigali Golf Club Vice President was also awarded for winning the hand-cap 10-18, he fired the top score of 31.
Emmanuel Hategeka finished as runner-up with a 30, a stroke better than the first runner-up Roger Bayingana.
In the hand-cap 0-9, Eugene Murenjekha finished first with 31, while golfer Innocent Ratuma came second. Anthon Olwit finished third. All the three fired 31.
Paul Ntaganda recorded the longest drive in the men, while the nearest to the Pin record was made by Koo in the men’s category and PIGA Ming record was made by Rajiv Gupta.
Gurmit Santokh a partner with PKF thanked the golfers and Kigali Golf Clubhouse for making yet again this year’s event a success. Promising that they will continue to sponsor the event next year.
Kigali Golf Club Captain Dr. Davis Karegeya Kashaka expressed gratitude to PKF for sponsoring the golf competition.