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Sports Business: Aldrine Nsubuga happy about tenure as Namboole stadium board chairman

By Dennis Ssembatya L Junior The State Minister for Sport Hamson Obua announced a new board this week, to oversee the running of the Mandela National Stadium, Namboole. The new board led by Rosette Kebba, has a tenure running until 2023. She replaces Aldrine Nsubuga as board chairman, who bows out feeling proud of what […]

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Netball: She Cranes suffer 2019 World Cup after effect

By Esther Muwonge The recently released world rankings by the International Netball Federation had Uganda placed seventh. The latest global rankings point to a slight contrast to the She Cranes’ previous standing, sixth, which was released in May. According to International Netball Federation, the latest Rankings reflect the most current form of the international teams. […]

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Covid 19 and Sports: Start of Netball League remains on course

By Esther Muwonge The Uganda Netball Federation (UNF) remains upbeat, that they will be able to get this year’s national top-flight league underway soon. The outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic brought sports activities to a standstill since March. Not even netball, a sport in which Uganda has gained a lot of international acclaim over the […]

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Stadium business: Mandela Stadium to be upgraded

By Francisco Bwambale The Ministry of Education and Sports announced on Wednesday May 13, that the Mandela National Stadium in Namboole is going to undergo renovation. To announce this development was state minister for sport Hamson Obua, who represented the minister of Education and Sports, the First Lady, Janet Kataha Museveni. In the First Lady’s […]

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Covid-19:Namboole to plan Interventions against future crises

By Kalyango David Namboole stadium management picks up lessons from Covid-19 induced nationwide lock-down The fourty staff of the Mandela National Stadium, Namboole, have remained at home  since March 24, following the nationwide lock-down, meted out by President Yoweri Museveni last month. Yet, for good measure, Namboole has ensured that these staff are fully paid. […]