School of Business emerge winners of the Annual inter-Faculty Debate

The Copperbelt University School of Business emerged champions during the Annual Africa University Day Inter-faculty Debate. In a tightly contested debate, The School reached the finals after beating School of Natural Resources in the quarter-finals and Copperbelt University Student Union (COBUSU) in the semi-finals.

 

In second place was School of Engineering that won against the School of the Built Environment in the quarter finals and beat Micheal Chilufya Sata School of Medicine in the semi-finals.

 

School of Engineering debater, Pimpa Mwiinga came out overall Best Speaker. In second position was Grace Gondwe from School of Business.

 

Summary of the results

 

No Category

 

School Score Position
1 Finals 1.     School of Business

 

2.     School of Engineering

 

523

 

516

 

Overall winner

 

Runners up

 

2

Semi Finals 1.     School of Business

VS

2.      COBUSU

 

3.     School of Engineering

VS

4.     Micheal Chilufya Sata – SOM

513

 

493

 

500

 

497

 

Semi final winner

 

 

 

Semi final winner

 

3

Quarter – finals Debate 1 1.     School of Business

VS

2.     School of Natural Resources

477

 

464

Quarter-finalist
 

4

Quarter – finals Debate 2 1.     COBUSU

VS

2.     School of Mathematics & Natural Sciences

465

 

432

Quarter-finalist
 

5

Quarter – finals Debate 3 1.     Micheal Chilufya Sata – SOM

VS

2.     School of Mines & Mineral Sciences

482

 

476

Quarter-finalist
 

6

Quarter – finals Debate 4 1.     School of Engineering

VS

2.     School of the Built Environment

480

 

425

Quarter-finalist

*The motion debated in the finals is:  “Increasing the number of higher education graduates in Africa is the key to African development.

 

Highlights