By Watchdog reporter

Uganda’s Paralympic athlete David Emong wins country’s 1st ever gold medal in men’s T46 1500m at the World Para Athletics Championships final in London.

On Saturday night, Emong raced from behind to run his personal best ever time of 3:58:36 minutes to beat his rival Samir Nouioua of Algeria who finished second.

Last year, Emong won country’s first ever silver medal.