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Palace Manager Allardyce in shock resignation

'Big Sam' Former England Manager Sam Allardyce says he is retiring from the stressful life of being football manager

After driving Crystal Palace away from relegation, Sam Allardyce has resigned as Crystal Palace manager just five months after he joined the Premier League club. According to the BBC, the 62 year-old said he is retiring from the stressful demands of being a football manager ‘especially in the Premier League’ Allardyce replaced Alan Pardew in …

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Sports a tool for creating peace’

Sports, A Peace Creating Tool

‘ The use of sport to promote peace and development is not entirely new.The Olympics are a historic example of sport used for a higher purpose. However, until recently, sport has remained on the sidelines of mainstream humanitarian and development programming, considered a luxury in the context of other development objectives. Now, there is a …

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Uganda Cycling Association becomes Federation

UCF president Mathias Lukwago (Center) Tour de Rwanda manager Freddy Kamuzinzi (Left) and Burundi cycling Federation Secretary General Desire Nsengiyumva (right)

Uganda Cycling Association (UCA), has been rebranded as the Uganda Cycling Federation (UCF) under the new leadership headed by Mathius Lukwago. While launching it, Lukwago also presented UCF to its international counterparts. Lukwago said, “Since we are now a federation our focus is to transform, rebrand, expose and promote cycling sport in all parts of …

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Onyango Crowned African Player of 2016

Dennis Onyango Africa's player of the year

Mamelodi Sundowns and Uganda Crane goalie, Denis Masinde Onyango, has been crowned the African Player of the Year 2016 by the Conferedaration of African Football. He beat his teammate, Khama Billiat, a Zimbabwe international and Zambian international, Rainford Kalaba by 252 votes. Onyango has been on form throughout 2016, making superb saves that led his …

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CAA DINATES USHS30M TO SUPPORT GOLF

Senior golfers receiving a cheque of Ugshs 30m from Corporate Affairs Oficer Viany Lugya

Uganda Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) has injected Ushs30million in the upcoming seniors golf tournament that is set for Saturday Oct 29. Speaking during a press briefing to announce the sponsorship, CAA’s Corporate Affairs Officer Vianney Luggya, said the donation is part of their efforts to give back to their clients who have supported them over …

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