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Sekatawa steps down as URA FC chairman.

By Norah Mukimba Long serving chairman of Uganda Revenue Authority (URA) Ali Sekatawa has been replaced. Sekatawa, who was unanimously re-elected Chairman of the club on a second five year term in July 2016, was replaced by James Kiiza, a man who challenged him for the same slot last year. Kizza is an assistant commissioner for information technology....

Uganda Rugby Cranes kicked out of hotel

By Julius Senyimba Uganda Rugby Union is in hot soup once again as their stars have been kicked out of Nob View Hotel where the team had camped prior to tomorrow's encounter up against defending champions Namibia. Rugby and financial issues for years has proven a marriage of for better or worse and this will shock a few following the...

Kawowo comes to Omondi stadium

KCCA players now have a reason to feel, talk, and behave like English premier league players. This comes after the world football governing body, FIFA approved the laying of an artificial turf at KCCA FC's home grounds in Lugogo. This was confirmed by FUFA spokesperson Ahmed Hussein yesterday at the Phillip Omondi Stadium in Lugogo. "A few days ago, FIFA official Stephen Baker inspected the...

Bebe Cool bounced off Namboole green

  Singer Bebe Cool had a day to forget at Nambole as Uganda beat Botswana. He was bounced off Namboole stadium green by a busy bodied Emma Ssekago (who himself was eager to show off) after fulltime. Bebe Cool wanted to join the Cranes players in the middle of the pitch and congratulate them upon their 2-0 victory over Botswana. He pleaded...

Bryan White gets new title

By Paul Waiswa Bryan White foundation boss, Bryan White was last evening given a new name by the Prime Minister of Lugbara kingdom. The fight against poverty campaigner was received by enthusiastic youth as he arrived at Green Light Stadium, the home of Onduparaka FC for the FUFA Drum Tournament match between West Nile and Busoga. The delighted youth carried...

Uganda among 7 Surprise Countries with a Chance of Qualifying for the 2018 World Cup

Qualifying for the 2018 World Cup is nearing its conclusion. Japan, Mexico, Belgium, South Korea and Saudi Arabia have all added their names to the list of qualified teams in this international break, but with 24 places still be to decided there could yet be some surprising appearances from countries you might not have been expecting to see at the...

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...

My Son will be world soccer star- Bebe Cool

By Ahmad Muto Singer Bebe Cool, a celebrated Arsenal fan who even named his son Alpha Thierry after Arsenal legend Henry Thierry has not given up on his dream of seeing his son become a world football star. The singer took to his facebook page and shared a short clip of his son Alpha practicing target shots. He praised...

Micho, Murshid Juuko to join Orlando Pirates

As football fans around the country wait with bated breath about the negotiations between FUFA and Cranes Coach Micho Srerodjevic, news coming in indicates that it is unlikely he will stay. This was after a deadlock between FUFA’s CEO Edgar Watson and Micho’s agent. It was then that revelations came out that coach Micho had found another...

Kevin Makmot gets lover’s tattoo

Kevin Makmot gets lover’s tattoo Uganda Rugby Cranes and Rhinos scrum half and kicker, Kevin Makmot has previously been branded a ‘vegetarian’ by close friends. His aversion for meat (He is rarely spotted with female company) was cause for concern. The pint-sized rugger has however activated his carnivorous mojo. He has not only fallen in love, but has gone ahead...

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