Defending champions Shujaa have been grouped in Pool A for this year’s Safari Sevens alongside 2016 Africa Men’s Sevens silver medalists Namibia,United Kingdom’s Apache and Kenyan side Stanbic Mwamba who finished second overall at the Kenyan Stanbic Bank National Sevens Circuit in September.
HSBC Sevens World Series core side Spain are second seeds for the tournament and headline Pool B which also features 2015 champions Samurai, Red Wailers and Emerging Uganda while former core team Portugal have been grouped in Pool C with two time African champions Uganda, Kenya’s Morans and Kenyan national
club sevens champions Menengai Cream Homeboyz who won the Stanbic Bank National Sevens Circuit.
Pool A: Shujaa, Namibia, Apache,Stanbic Mwamba
Pool B: Spain, Samurai, Red Wailers, Emerging Uganda
Pool C: Portugal, Uganda, Morans, Menengai Cream Homeboyz