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Uganda Netball: Covid 19 tests and pregnancies frustrate throw off of the Netball League

The long awaited throw off of the National Netball League could not happen this weekend, following a host of challenges faced by the Uganda Netball Federation. The League, which had been slated to start on Saturday December 5, was called off, after among many things, most teams had not fulfilled the Covid-19 testing for their […]

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Covid 19: Ugandan Sport to return behind closed doors

By Nganda Kizito President Yoweri Museveni announced on Sunday, September 20, that he had lifted the lock-down on sports. This has lifted the spirits of many in the sports fraternity, whose livelihoods have been affected since March, following the outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic in Uganda. In his periodic address to the nation, President Museveni […]

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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 […]