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Senegal shoulders Africa’s first Beach Soccer World title hopes

To reach the semi finals, the Lions from Senegal ousted Brazil last Thursday on a 5-4 victory after extra time.

Full List: Here’s Uganda’s contingent to Tokyo 2020 Olympics

In total, the team is comprised of 56 people who include athletes, technical personnel and other officials.

Uganda men’s team withdrawn from World Rugby 7s competition in Monaco.

The rest of the participants had their results turn negative after undergoing pre-scheduled antigen testing on the morning of Thursday 17 June, authorities have said.

Rukia Naiga: First ever pool star to win overall Uspa player of the month crowned

Meanwhile, Badminton Player Usna Kobugabe won the month of February award while Derrick Kakooza was crowned as March's best.

Powerlifting: P.6 dropout Mubiru continues to raise high Uganda’s flag on the world stage

Like many ophans in Uganda's capital and other urban centres in the country, Mubiru left home and ended up sleeping on the streets. He could later begin hawking breads and eggs.

Powerlifter Mubiru gearing up for WPA Championships

The Ugandan will compete in the 125 kg heavyweight category age group 40/44 years, masters raw tested deadlift squat bech press.

UVF Elections: Former contestant petitions NCS challenging Nasiwu’s victory

A former Presidential Candidate in the just concluded Uganda Volleyball Federation (UVF) Elections, Eddie Okila has petitioned...

Nasiwu returns as Volleyball president

Sadik Nasiwu has returned as Uganda Volleyball Federation president on the day financial reports were deferred to...

Volleyball: Moroccan Bouchra Hajij elected as African Confederation president

He has now joined the prestigious list of former CAVB presidents that has Chardly Zouiten (Tunisia); Nacef Salim (Egypt) and Louhry Gui Gui (Cote D’Ivoire)

Volleyball: Uganda selected to host Women’s U20 Nations Championships

Meanwhile, Nigeria were nominated by CAVB to organise the 2020 Girls U18 African Nations Championship from January 29 to 7th February 2021, while Tunisia will host the Boys U19 category between February1 and 6, 2021. 

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WHO issues warning to countries, gives new covid-19 variant a name

As such, the WHO has asked countries to do the following: 

Sexy Speed Rally 2021: Hassan Alwi the notable absentee as final list is drawn

Although as a driver he was set and ready to compete, Alwi said his team, the International University of East Africa decided to pull out of the event.

Sheikh Galabuzi appointed new Supreme Mufti

Galabuzi becomes the third Supreme Mufti after Sheik Zubairi Kayongo who passed on in 2014 and Sheik Sheikh Ndirangwa who resigned early this year.

Cheptegei still in contention for world athlete of the year

The winner will be announced at the World Athletics Awards 2021, which will be held virtually on December 1.

Museveni reveals identities of Kampala twin bombers

"Unfortunately, 3 people died in today’s incident apart from the 3 suicide bombers."

Kampala explosions: Police reveal number of deaths, injuries

According to Fred Enanga, the police spokesperson, five of the injured are in critical condition.

Panic as Uganda’s capital, Kampala is hit by multiple explosions

The explosions occurred in the central business district of Kampala near the central police station and the entrance to parliament, police said.

Police reinstate flying squad

Police Flying Squad returns.

Airtel to give away shs1.5bn to mobile money users

Airtel to give away shs1.5bn to mobile money users