Uganda’s bonus point win over Tunisia sees them move out of the relegation zone in the Africa Gold Cup standings with two matches to go.
The Rugby Cranes have thus far lost two matches and won one with their next assignments both at home ,against Morocco and Zimbabwe.
The John Duncan coached side has scored 95 points while letting in 105.
Despite not being in action over the weekend, Kenya Simbas are perched at second position and are the only side who have a realistic chance of snatching first position from Namibia.
Meanwhile, Namibia remain in pole position to secure qualification to the Japan 2019 World Cup as African champions .
The Welwitschias top the standings on 20 points and a win against Kenya Simbas on the final match day will guarantee them a place in the global showpiece for a sixth successive time.