Category «Sports»

Uganda’s commonwealth team returns today

By Ritah Kemigisa. The team that represented Uganda at the 2018 Gold Coast common wealth games in Australia returns today. The Minister of Education and Sports Janet Museveni is expected to receive this team at Entebbe International Airport. According to officials, the first batch will arrive at 1:50 PM aboard an emirates flight while the …

Cheptegei wins third gold for Uganda

By Ritah Kemigisa. Joshua Cheptegei this afternoon won his second gold and third for Uganda in the athletics 10,000 M final at the common wealth games in Australia after running for a time period of 27:19 seconds. His victory comes five days after winning gold in the men’s 5000m final, where he beat Canada’s Mohammed …

FUFA clears Micho’s arrears

By Ritah Kemigisa. The Federation of Uganda Football Associations has revealed that it has cleared all the salary arrears it owed former national coach, Milutin ‘Micho’Sredojevic. Micho terminated his contract on July 29th 2017 because of the accumulated debt of Shs 194 million that the federation had been struggling to pay. According to the FUFA …

World cup trophy arrives today

By Ritah Kemigisa. The World cup trophy which is the most prestigious award in the globe will arrive in Uganda today from South Africa. It will be taken to state house Entebbe for presidential blessings and then on March 6th for public viewing at Lugogo cricket oval grounds. For the second time in 9 years, …