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Harry Kane steers England into Euro 2020 final

Harry Kane put away the rebound after Kasper Schmeichel saved his extra-time penalty to take England past Denmark and into the final of UEFA EURO 2020.

Euro 2020: Italy reach final after seeing off Spain

After failing to even qualify for the FIFA World Cup in 2018, the Azzurri have made giant steps in returning to the European football elite.

Court sends footballer to jail for 10 years over rape, attempted rape

CCTV footage gathered during the police investigations showed him going into female toilets, where he carried out his attacks. 

Yaya Toure officially starts career in coaching

Ivorian Yaya Toure has officially joined the coaching staff of Ukrainian club FC Olimpik Donetsk.

Ronaldo becomes overall top scorer in world football

Of his 760 official goals, as recorded by Opta, a whopping 450 came during his nine-year spell at Real, while he netted 118 for Manchester United, 102 for his country Portugal, 85 for current club Juve and five at Sporting Lisbon.

Senegalese world cup hero Diop dies at 42

He was the Lions’ top scorer at the tournament, and would end his international career with 65 caps, having featured at four Africa Cup of Nations tournaments, including when Senegal were defeated finalists in 2002.

F1 car bursts in flames, driver miraculously survives

Veteran F1 driver Romain Grosjean was lucky to survive one of the worst crashes in years after his Haas car burst into...

World mourns Diego Maradona’s death

Players, fans and politicians express sorrow at Argentinian’s death, recall his legendary, thrilling style that left an indelible mark on football history.

Kiplimo becomes first Ugandan to win gold at World Half Marathon Championships

No Ugandan had ever won an individual medal in 23 previous editions of the event – their one team medal a men’s bronze in 2004 – but the nation has been a rising force in distance running these past few years so today’s result came as no surprise.

Cheptegei wants to ‘crown the season’ with a title

Despite not having competed further than 16km, the Ugandan world 10,000m champion will start as one of the favourites for the men’s crown in the absence of Kenya’s three-time gold medallist Geoffrey Kamworor.

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Ugandan sports photographer Batanudde declared Africa’s best

He beat stiff competition from Antony Munge(Kenya) and Nantenaina Rakotondranivo (Madagascar) with whom he had been listed after being chosen from a multitude of entries.

Owe Mankidye afiiridde mu kadukulu ka poliisi e Masaka

Police e Masaka ebakannye nokunonyereza ku muvubuka eyafiiridde mukaduukulu kaayo nga bakamutuusa. Ono ategerekese nga ye...

Kenyan athlete Agnes Tirop found dead in her house

Reports say the former World Cross Country junior runner was found by neighbors who had gone to check on her after altercations in her home on Tuesday night.

How and where to buy MTN Uganda shares

One can apply for these shares via USSD or using the mobile app and through other channels.

Nnaabagereka asabye gavumenti eyongere ku mutindo gw’ebyenjigiriza eri abaana abawala

Nnaabagereka  asabye gavumenti okutereeza ebyensoma, abayizi naddala abawala basobole okufuna ebyensoma ebikwatagana n’emyaka gyabwe.

Ikwaput returns as Lutalo names squad for Awcon qualifiers

The provisional squad is set to begin preparations for the game against Ethiopia in the 2022 Africa Women Cup of Nations Qualifiers.

Bayo completes Uganda’s double over Rwanda | Qatar 2022

Despite the win, Uganda however remain second in the log with eight points behind Mali who beat Kenya 0-1 to reach ten points.

Tewali bukulembeze bussibwamu kitiibwa nga bulinnyirira eddembe ly’obuntu- Kabaka

Kabaka Mutebi ategeezezza nti ku mulundi guno enteekateeka zonna  ez’omwaka guno zeesigamye ku kunyweza Bulungibwansi, okuzimba ekitiibwa ky’omwami.

Biography: Here’s Abdulrazak Gurnah, the 2021 Nobel Prize in Literature winner

Gurnah has published ten novels and a number of short stories.