By Cleo K. Murungi (@Cleo_TheSphynx)
Undoubtedly, one of biggest, most anticipated events in Ugandan Hiphop, END OF THE WEAK came back with their 8th annual episode hosted by St.Nelly-sade who in charge of the event’s organization in Uganda. Lin Deezy (Fort Portal), Fenrico Lugga (Kampala), Mas Kukuche (Mbale), Mc Naptali Asuman (Gulu) and Bayichi Pengo ( Kampala), have emerged winners in their respective regions and were slated to compete for the title of EOW Champion in the local finals that took place on 16th July, 2016.
The event was graced by several top-tier emcees; Lady Slyke, Keko, Sylvester Kabombo, Navio, Enygma, and Abramz with Breakdance Project Uganda who put on a very exuberant show. The event also provided a platform for several other budding rappers in the game who presented entertaining performances while show casing their skills. After several rounds of battling it out amongst the competing Emcees, 23yr old, Bayichi Pengo emerged champion over his peers. Handed the prize of a microphone by Navio, on behalf of EOW, clearly symbolizes the beginning of his next journey representing Uganda at the EOW-World Finals in Switzerland later this year.