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Ugandans conclude too quickly- Ykee Benda on World Cup snub

By Website writer Ugandans had earlier jubilated to the news that singer Ykee Benda would be performing at the opening of the Russia 2018 World Cup. This was after the his World Cup Coca-Cola theme song, “Colours” with Jason Derulo ft. Ira Roscoe was released before the official opening. In a special interview, Ykee Benda has confessed that he played around with...

Pig tips Nigeria to make history, bad news for England at the World Cup

  A psychic pig reared by English farmer has predicted a strong World Cup challenge for the Super Eagles, Nigeria, alongside their group stage rivals Argentina. Known as Mystic Marcus, the pig has tipped Nigeria to smash the African jinx and make it to the semifinals of the 2018 Russia World Cup.   Marcus picked Nigeria and 2014 finalists Argentina to put a...

Titus Tugume recognizes Bryan White for philanthropy

By website writer Ever since he burst on the scene, Bryan White has been known for giving. Well, now he has now started receiving. Bryan White was a picture of glee and happiness on Monday, when he received a certificate of recognition from kickboxer Sergeant Titus Tugume. The Kickboxer who won two gold medals and one...

Tusker ‘Lites’ maiden Kampala Night Run

By Website writer Tusker Lite is poised to light up the streets of Kampala with Uganda`s first ever night run on June 9 this year. The two-kilometre run will give revellers a unique opportunity to break a sweat while having fun at the same time. Organised under the theme ‘LITE THE NIGHT’, the start and finish point of the Tusker...

MTN Uganda to Host Uganda Athletics Gold Coast Team to Homecoming dinner

By website writer MTN Uganda will be hosting the Uganda Athletics Team to a special homecoming dinner on Thursday evening to congratulate them for their amazing performance in the just completed 2018 Commonwealth Games in Australia. Valery Okecho, MTN Uganda Corporate Communications Manager, was reflective about the support given by the telecom company towards athletics in Uganda; “MTN...

URA FC Appoints Sam Simbwa caretaker manager

By Website writer Following the resignation of URA FC coach Paul Nkata after the 7-2 mauling at the hands of KCCA, URA FC has moved to replace him with veteran coach Sam Simbwa, who takes over as caretaker manager. Nkata was with URA for only four months before he threw in the towel on Tuesday. Ian Rumanyika, the...

Rugby player wins ticket to Russia world cup

By Julius Senyimba Uganda Rugby Cranes 15s and 7s player who is currently in Kenya with Kabras Sugars rugby club won the first ticket to watch the FIFA World Cup live in Russia. Pius Ogena who is among the team in camp preparing for the forthcoming Rugby Sevens World Cup will have this trip as a loyalty reward for drinking...

Cameroon Gitawo joins sports philanthropy

By website writer After a while in the doldrums, tycoon and philanthropist Cameroon Gitawo (real names Charles Mbibo) has bounced back as a sports philanthropist. Gitawo who was nicknamed Uganda’s Floyd Mayweather by his peers because of spending similarities was last in the county where he organized the Money and Gold Party on 30th December 2017 at Guvnor. We...

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang signs for Arsenal

Arsenal has completed the club-record £56million signing of Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang from Borussia Dortmund. Dortmund confirmed the news on their Twitter account on Wednesday, before Arsenal then shared a picture of Aubameyang posing in the club's home kit, while screaming into the camera. He has become the best-paid player in the club's history on a three-and-a-half-year contract worth £180,000 per...

CHAN 2018: Uganda Cranes eliminated

By Website writer The Uganda Cranes became the fourth team to confirm early exit in the ongoing Africa Nations Championship in Morocco after falling 0-1 to Namibia on Thursday 19th January night. The Cranes lost their opening game 1-3 to Zambia and needed maximum points on day two to increase their chances of progression. Despite enjoying great possession and registering...

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