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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 …

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Premier League teams to suffer because of AFCON

Algerians Internationals (Leicester City Players) Islam Silimani and Riyad Mahrez

As Africa prepares for the African Cup of Nations (AFCON), they are recalling their star players back to their respective African teams. In the event, their Premier League teams are likely to suffer their absence. Liverpool will seriously miss their Sadio Mane, who has been a key player in the …

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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 …

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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 …

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IOC: Ban Russia from Olympics

Anxious Russians Await Ruling on Olympics

Russian athlete, Ilya Shibukova, won the women’s marathon event in the 2012 London Olympics. Now, the organizers of that event want her to refund the money that she won for it because the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA), has confirmed that Russia sponsored a “comprehensive doping programme” for all its Olympians, …

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