|Born||6 July 1987|
|Highest ranking||295 (WS) 2 Feb 2012|
132 (WD) 29 Mar 2012
303 (XD) 26 Aug 2010
Nankabirwa started playing badminton in 2008, inspired by her mother. In 2010, she competed at the Commonwealth Games in New Delhi, India and defeated by Alex Bruce of Canada in the first round of women's singles event. In 2014, she competed in Glasgow, Scotland and defeated in first round in women's singles, doubles, and mixed doubles event.
African Badminton ChampionshipsEdit
|2012||Arat Kilo Hall, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia||Bridget Shamim Bangi|| Annari Viljoen
BWF International Challenge/SeriesEdit
|2009||Uganda International||Karen Foo Kune||16–21, 9–21||Runner-up|
|2013||Kenya International||Bridget Shamim Bangi|| Dorcas Ajoke Adesokan
|2013||Uganda International||Bridget Shamim Bangi|| Shama Aboobakar
|13–21, 21–18, 12–21||Runner-up|
|2009||Uganda International||Bridget Shamim Bangi|| Rose Nakalya
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