Gov’t to rehabilitate Kabale Municipal stadium

National Council of Sports-NCS, has listed Kabale Municipal stadium among the five stadiums to be rehabilitated by the government of Uganda in this financial year. The NCS Chairperson, Bosco Onyik, made the revelation yesterday during the Kabale sports stakeholders meeting, which was held at Cephas Inn hotel in Kabale municipality. The other stadia to be renovated are, Pece stadium in Gulu district, John Akii bua stadium in Lira, Mbale Municipal Stadium and Kakyeeka stadium in Mbarara. Onyik said that the renovation exercise will include, upgrading the pavilion, constructing Modern dressing…

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European champions Real Madrid stunned by CSKA Moscow

European champions Real Madrid fell to a surprise Champions League defeat by CSKA Moscow in Russia. Toni Kroos gifted the hosts their goal in the second minute with a terrible backpass that was picked up by Nikola Vlasic, on loan from Everton, and he fired past Keylor Navas from just inside the penalty area. Karim Benzema, Casemiro and Mariano hit the woodwork for Real, as the Spanish side, without the injured Gareth Bale, pushed for an equaliser. CSKA goalkeeper Igor Akinfeev was sent off four minutes into injury time for…

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Eight Nursing Institutions compete in the Southern Region Health Training Institutions sports tournament

KABALE: Eight Nursing Institutions are taking part in the Southern Region Health Training Institutions sports tournament that is going on at Kigezi primary school Lower playgrounds in Kabale Municipality. The institutions are, Rugarama School of Nursing and Midwifery which is the host, Kabale School of Comprehensive Nursing, Kabale Institute of Health Science, Ntungamo Institute Training Institute, Mutolere School of Nursing from Kisoro district, Nyakibale School of Nursing-Rukiungiri and Kisiizi school of Nursing. According to the Chairperson of for Southern Regional Health Training Institutions Sports Committee also the sports tutor at…

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World Cup’s oldest player Essam El-Hadary retires from national duty

Egypt goalkeeper Essam El-Hadary, who this summer set the record as the oldest player to feature at a World Cup, has retired from internationals. The 45-year-old, who won four Africa Cup of Nations, made his debut in 1996 and played 159 times for his country. He played Egypt’s final group game in Russia, saving a penalty in the Pharaohs’ 2-1 defeat by Saudi Arabia. “After 22 years, four months and 12 days, I saw it as the best moment to hang up my gloves,” said El-Hadary. “I am very proud…

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Brighton signs Mamelodi’s Tau

Brighton have completed the signing of South Africa international Percy Tau from Mamelodi Sundownsfor an undisclosed fee. The 24-year-old striker has agreed a four-year deal and will be loaned out ahead of the new season. “Percy is a player we have highlighted for the future, and there is no doubting his talent, having been voted South African player of the season,” manager Chris Hughton told the club website. ✍ Welcome @percymuzitau22!#BHAFC 🔵⚪🇿🇦 — Brighton & Hove Albion ⚽ (@OfficialBHAFC) July 20, 2018   8,593 total views, 2 views todayPlease follow and like us:0

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FIFA World Cup 2018 winners: France win second title in 20 years

FIFA Football World Cup 2018 Winner, France vs Croatia Final: France won the World Cup for the second time by beating Croatia 4-2 in the final. France are the champions of the world once again. Twenty years after Didier Deschamps lifted the trophy with the likes of Zinedine Zidane, Patrick Viera and Thierry Henry by his side, he did so again, this time with the rest of his coaching staff beside him. He was not wearing the French blue but a three-piece suit that got drenched in the rain in…

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Rukiga fans beat VOK staff during activations visit in Rukiga district

Voice of Kigezi fm staff on Sunday evening were defeated by fans from Rukiga district by to two goals to one, in a friendly match that was played at Kantare playground. The friendly match was part of the activations of Voice of Kigezi fm Ekitagata concert slated for 4th August 2018 in Kabale Municipal stadium. The concert is organized to celebrate the radio’s eighteenth anniversary. Norbert Ainembabazi, put the Rukiga district fans ahead, before Voice of Kigezi fm’ own goal by Justus Mahamba doubled their advantage in the first half…

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VOK fans and VOK staff played to a friendly draw in Ndorwa West

Voice of Kigezi fans from Ndorwa West Constituency were yesterday evening held to a three all draw by Voice of Kigezi Staff in a friendly football match played at Kibuga Playground in Rubaya Sub County Kabale District. The goals for the fans were scored by Author Namanya who scored a brace and Dickson Atuheire while Voice of Kigezi’s goals were scored by Richman Elisa and Oscar Akampurira all panelists in Kankuganire Program, and an own goal. The game was played in preparation for Ekitagata kya Voice of Kigezi concert due…

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Gladiators win Kigezi 7s High Altitude tourney

Gladiators RFC are the Champions of the Kigezi 7s High Altitude Rugby tournament that took place on Saturday 16th June at Kabale Municipal Stadium in Kabale District. The tourney which was organized by the Uganda Rugby Union and sponsored by Bunyonyi Safaris Resort, Voice  of  Kigezi FM and Kabale  Municipal Council, attracted four teams including Gladiators RFC, Rams RFC, Kigezi select, Mbarara Titans RFC, and two secondary schools-Kigezi College Butobere and Kigezi High School. Gladiators emerged winners after beating Rams in Finals with 24-0 points, during the one day tournament…

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Okwi and Jjuuko guide Simba to 2017/18 Tanzania Premier League title.

Uganda Cranes striker Emmanuel Arnold Okwi and defender Murushid Jjuuko guided Simba Sports Club to the 2017/18 Tanzania Premier League title. Simba was crowned as Tanzania champions for the 2017/2018 season after losing their unbeaten run following a 1-0 loss to Kagera Sugar in the penultimate match of the season. Simba won the league title with three games to spare but their celebrations turned sour after former striker, Edward Christopher fired Kagera to victory with a strike six minutes from time. The match was also watched by Tanzania President John Magufuli…

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