According to Dr Bernard Patrick Ogwal, the NCS General Secretary, the purchase of the 95 Million Shillings 62 KV Power Generator is significant. He says that for several years, the Arena lacked a generator, affecting several games and national events.
Members of Parliament on the committee on education and sports have today ordered two factions in the Uganda Table Tennis Association-UTTA to hold reconciliation talks and report to parliament by end of October.
Jackline Acan, the Kitgum Arsenal FC Fans Base Association Spokesperson says the soccer enthusiasts under their umbrella body organized the annual giveaway event to show solidarity with the underprivileged members of society. The assortments included plastic basins; cups, plates, clothes, soap, sugar and food to child-headed homes, elderly persons and people with disabilities.
Uganda will play against seven teams including Egypt, Tanzania, Rwanda, Burundi, Somalia, South Sudan and Kenya in zone five and they must be among the best two if they are to qualify for the for the Afrobasket finals 2017 in Brazaville.
Although Uganda dominated the third and fourth quarter winning 19-17 and 14-06 respectively, the Mozambique team had a greater lead in the first two quarters of the games which put them in a comfortable place.
However, 27 out of 37 teams have now registered after paying the annual 300,000 Shillings subscription fees and have met the requirement of having a Coach, a Manager and enough players. The other teams have up to end of this month to pay or risk being de-registered
Jinja road Police is holding a woman of Chinese origin for vending fake Samsung Galaxy phones. Zeng yanqin is currently being held at the station after she tried to con Jasper Aligawesa, the NCS General Secretary.