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President Museveni juggles ambassadors

President Yoweri Museveni on Sunday announced shifting changes in Uganda’s  ambassadorial appointments that saw new faces as some notable figures missed out on the list.In a State House statement, President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni replaced Dr Crispus Kiyonga as the country’s ambassador to Beijing with Oliver Wanekha – who has been Uganda’s representative to Rwanda.Retired Maj […]

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StarTimes to reward football fans in Christmas Promo

By Sophie Mutesi StarTimes – Uganda’s pay-television giants have lined up a series of UPL matches as a give-back to their customers during the Christmas Week. The plan, announced on Tuesday at the company’s head-office on Lumumba Avenue, will attract a mixture of music and football under the signature; ‘Christmas Battle,’ attracting ‘Big’ StarTimes teams […]

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Fifa Orders Kenyan Government on FA Supremo – Mwendwa

By Sophie Mutesi Photo credit: Today.ng The world governing body – Fifa has notified Kenya of impending sanctions, unless the country’s FA executive, whom the Sports Ministry disbanded last week, was restored, immediately. Sports Minister Amb. Amina Mohamed disbanded Nick Mwendwa’s executive on Thursday; arresting the supremo on Friday in relation to misappropriation of funds […]

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Former URA boss enrolls for Fifa Club management course

By Sophie Mutesi Ivan Kakembo’s ambition to play the role of a football administrator is as old as his high school days at Kibuli SS. In the corridors of the Schools’ soccer giants in Uganda – Kibuli – Kakembo was fondly referred to as manager – due to his love to organize the sport’s student […]

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EU calls for sanctions on perpetrators of attacks on journalists

KAMPALA – The Head of the European Union – EU delegation in Uganda, Ambassador Attilio Pacifici has pleaded with concerned parties to punish culprits who attack journalists. Pacifici was speaking during the EU-United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization -UNESCO event in commemoration of the International day to end impunity for crimes against journalists. The […]