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The San Siro Stadium to be pulled down; the facility does not present any “cultural interest”.

By Peter Senyonjo Peter The San Siro Stadium in Milan, Italy, can be pulled down following the Ministry of Cultural Heritage and Activities (MiBAC) ruling that the facility does not present any “cultural interest”. The San Siro Stadium – also known as Stadio Giuseppe Meazza – is the home of Italian Serie A football clubs AC Milan and Inter Milan. In November last year, the Municipality […]

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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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IOC wants ‘equitable’ broadcast payment schedules,also make advance payments to smaller Federations

The International Olympic Committee will find ways and means to look for an “equitable solution” with rights-holding broadcasters over payment schedules for rights to the postponed Tokyo Olympic Games, says Timo Lumme, Managing Director of Television and Marketing Services an IOC The Tokyo Olympics were postponed until 2021 following talks between Japan’s Prime Minister, Shinzo Abe, and the International Olympic Committee (IOC) President, Thomas […]

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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. […]

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COVID-19: StarTimes Raises Awareness

By Esther Muwonge Africa’s Pay -Tv Channel giants –StarTimes has launched a new programme dedicated to creating awareness about latest updates regarding the COVID -19 pandemic, according to a press release. The StarTimes Daily —— COVID-19 Report will be broadcast every weekday on 12 channels and on StarTimes ON mobile application, in English, Swahili, French, […]