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Fufa’s decision to cancel league caught StarTimes unaware

By Esther Muwonge Fufa’s announcement on Wednesday May 20, that the 2019/2020 season of the StarTimes Uganda Premier League would not resume as had been anticipated, caught many by surprise. The league’s stakeholders, especially the clubs and sponsor StarTimes learnt of this development during the Fufa President Moses Magogo’s address in Mengo. Although there were […]

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Life for SC Villa players continues to harden amid longstanding salary arrears

By Zaabu reporter Since the nationwide lockdown started in March, the SC Villa players have only received payment once. That was in April, after the Uganda Premier League (UPL) title sponsors, StarTimes TV released the third quarter kitty of Shs 19 million to the clubs. Other than that, life has been a real struggle for […]

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StarTimes TV introduces three channel viewing on one decoder

By Esther Muwonge Over the weekend, StarTimes TV introduced the 1 on 3 promotion. This is StarTimes’ latest innovation intended to create a more convenient viewing pattern for its subscribers. With the 1 to 3 service, one decoder can be used by three different people, to watch three different channels simultaneously. Behind this whole new […]

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Covid-19: Football returns,Strict health protocol for Bundesliga games

The Bundesliga – which is all set to resume in Germany on May 16 – will be the first European league to resume amid the coronavirus pandemic. The season would begin under the terms of a strict health protocol with a blanket ban on fans from the stadium. Several steps will be taken to shield players against […]