On Friday the 10th of Novemberstudents from the debate club under theAcademic Department travelled to Zhejiang University ofScience and Technology in Hangzhou to participate in the Inter-university debate competition against ZUSTand Gongshang University.
The team underwent a series of rigorous preparation. It was trained and mentored by the Vibrant ChangalaMukwavi. The team comprised of the following students: Panashe Makomo as the ice breaker, the Mighty Olerato as the middle speaker, with Sandie Mulungushi and Maggie Sansakuwa as the summarizers.
ZAFU emerged first place with a staggering 114 points with ZUST in second place with 107 and GongshangUniversity in third place with 97. The ZAFU panelist consisted of first year students who went as underdogs witha burden of representing their school on their shoulders proved that their bite is worse than their bark.
Jacob Kabwe oversaw the welfare of the team as they travelled and was the chief Judge in the competition. Present also was our very own academics head Thembani Phiri , including the acting Head of publicity, James Zimba.
The students union of 2017-2018 is proud to bring glory to our school on our first outing ever since our appointment this September.