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Qatar will permit ticketed fans to buy alcoholic beer at World Cup soccer matches

The 2022 FIFA World Cup is scheduled to be the 22nd running of the FIFA World Cup competition, the quadrennial international men’s football championship contested by the senior national teams of the member- associations of FIFA. It is scheduled to take place in Qatar from November 20th to December 18th, 2022. At the World Cup […]

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Birmingham2022: Uganda Netball gets shs50m rich from MTN

Thursday 21st July 2022 – Wakiso, Uganda: MTN Uganda has handed over Ushs. 50 million to the Uganda National Netball team, ahead of the Commonwealth games that shall commence next week in Birmingham, England between 28th July and 8th August 2022. This sponsorship is in line with MTN Uganda’s commitment to bolstering sports in Uganda […]

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Tennis: 18 year old Angella Okutoyi,first East African to win a Wimbledon title

Angella Okutoyi 18 years, became the first Kenyan to win a Wimbledon title at the girl’s doubles event. Okutoyi and Dutch partner Rose Marie Nijkamp won the girls’ doubles trophy. The unseeded pair beat Canadians Kayla Cross and Victoria Mboko 3-6 6-4 11-9. Despite her lack of experience on grass, Okutoyi said she was getting […]

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Stadium Business: Bank of Kigali pays $7m (shs26bn) for Kigali Arena naming rights.

The Kigali Arena (Rwanda) was renamed the BK Arena after the Bank of Kigali bought the franchise for 7 billion Frw over a period of six years. The deal was struck on May 24th, 2022, between the BK Group Plc and QA Venue Solutions Rwanda, the company that has managed to manage the stadium for a period of two years from 2020. […]