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Uspa Road Safety: Standard Chartered Bank Offers ugx5m Towards Activities

By Francisco Bwambale Standard Chartered Bank has today announced its support towards the Uganda Sports Press Association (Uspa) Annual road safety campaign to be held on Saturday, August 24. The announcement was made public at a joint press conference held at the Bank’s headquarters in Kampala. The Bank announced a contribution of ugx5m to facilitate […]

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Parliament: Fufa’s ‘Pregnant’ Budget Annoy Legislators

By Dvid Kalyango Concerned Ugandans have, overtimes, voiced their disapproval of National Council of Sports (NCS’) distribution of resources, with any recognised official support until Parliament jumped onto the bandwagon on Wednesday. A section of legislators reasoned that the government was funding the Federation of Uganda Football Associations –Fufa to the disadvantage of other sports […]

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Sports Funding: Gov’t Offer Millions To Schools

By Francisco Bwambale A contingent of over 1000 student-athletes is set to represent Uganda at the forthcoming Federation of East African Secondary Schools Sports Association (FEASSSA) Games slated for August 15 – 25 in Arusha, Tanzania. The annual Games attract participation from the East African member countries – including Uganda, Tanzania, Kenya, Rwanda, Burundi, Rwanda […]

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Gov’t – Sports’ Dialogue: Federations Cry Over Poor Funding

By Francisco Bwambale Many sports associations in Uganda have issues when it comes to accounting for funds received from whatever source but chorusing the tradition of ‘insufficient or no money’ is their game. So, when Sports Minister Charles Bakkabulindi sought to meet all the 48 National Council of Sports (NCS) affiliate bodies at Lugogo on […]

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Sport is a tourist attraction – Expert

Tourism and sports are interrelated and complementary. Sports – as a professional, amateur or leisure activity – involves a considerable amount of travelling to play and compete in different destinations and countries. Major sporting events, such as the Olympic Games, football, rugby championships or any other sporting activities are powerful tourism attractions – making a […]