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Sport: Will City Oilers crumble after Kami Kabange’s departure?

By Richard Wetaya If there was one discernible lesson to draw from last week’s national basketball league finals between Betway Power and the City Oilers; it was that the City Oilers are still a cut above their league opponents. For the record, the Oilers will continue to dominate; if their opponents do not quickly chalk up to their losing experiences. After the...

Lost boy, Ivan Ndiike fled the country over family problems

The family of Ivan Ndiike, the boy who was announced to have gotten lost a year ago recently revealed why they thought he had gotten lost. According to relatives, he didn't get lost as many presumed. "He fled the country and no one knows where he is at the moment. But the family, albeit having thrown many darts at...

KCCA FC players confident of Nigeria result

By Ronald Kintu KCCA arrived in Port Harcourt on Sunday ahead of their match day 4 clash with Nigerian side Rivers United in the 2017 CAF Confederations cup. KCCA, currently second in Group A defeated Rivers United in the reverse fixture at the Phillip Omondi stadium on June 3 and will take to the pitch the Yakubu Gowon Stadium in Port...

Ochaya crowned MVP of the Season

  By Fred Kyambadde At a well decorated Victoria Hall of the Serena International Hotel winners’ podium on the Uganda Premier league awards Friday night, Kampala Capital City Authority left back Joseph Ochaya was crowned most valuable player of the year()MVP. Ochaya was voted the best footballer of the 2015/16 Uganda Premier league, a reward that was welcomed up by a brand...

Uganda Cup: Express eliminates URA on penalties

By Fred Kyambadde Yaya Mahad cancelled out Allan Munaaba’s opener for Uganda Revenue Authority FC to level the game in fulltime. The exciting game which was watched by a big number of fans at Metha Stadium in Lugazi ended when Express FC booked a place in the semifinals of the Uganda Cup by eliminating URA by 8-7 Express FC joins...

SILENT PROTEST: Saudi Arabia football team fail to line up for minute’s silence as it is ‘not in keeping with their culture’

THE Saudi Arabia football team ignored a minute’s silence held in memory of the victims of the London Bridge terror attack There was outrage among fans as the Saudi players failed to pause in tribute to the eight people killed in London when three terrorists struck on Saturday night. The pause was held before the country’s World Cup qualifying match against...

Toast of the continent: Warm welcome as Edgar Watson delivers Uganda Cranes’ continental accolade

The just concluded CAF Glo Awards might have been headlined by Uganda Cranes and Mamelodi Sundown’s goalkeeper, Dennis Onyango, but we cannot discredit the strides taken by the national team, the Uganda Cranes. The Uganda Cranes made a meal out of the nominations that pitted them against 2016 CHAN winners DR Congo and Senegal that qualified for AFCON unbeaten. For...

CHAN encounter might be Micho’s last game

By Julius Senyimba Uganda Cranes coach, Milutin ‘Micho’ Srerodjevic departure rumour has never died since his appointment back in 2013. In the past, this has been more of lack of how to handle success excitement and bargaining for a better deal and rumour after rumour has seen death one by one. However, this time around, irrespective of Micho refuting it...

Uganda Rugby fans trip to Nairobi in pictures

Pictures by Julius Senyimba

MTN Uganda announces national grassroots football development program

By Kampala Sun writer MTN Uganda has fficially unveiled its Grassroots Football Development Program where it will support local football teams countrywide with kits. The pilot program will see MTN Uganda acquire over 900 football kits which will be donated to football teams across the country covering all regions of Uganda. In the first phase of this initiative MTN has...

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