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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Salah Football Writers’ Association Footballer of the Year

Liverpool forward Mohamed Salah has been named the Football Writers’ Association Footballer of the Year. Manchester City midfielder, Kevin de Bruyne came second with Tottenham striker Harry Kane third.  Salah, 25, has scored 31 goals in 34 league appearances for Liverpool this season. The Egypt star – the first African winner of the award – also won the Professional Footballers’ Association player of the year award in April. Salah has scored 43 goals in all competitions after signing for 34million pounds from Roma in the summer. The former Chelsea and…

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Gov’t promises to clear all arrears of medal winning athletes

President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has assured medal winning athletes that government will eventually clear their monthly stipend arrears that have accumulated over the years. Several athletes have been complaining that they have not been receiving their monthly stipends as promised by President Museveni in 2012 following Stephen Kiprotich’s gold medal win at the London 2012 Olympics. Moses Kipsiro also won gold at the Commonwealth Games in New Delhi in 2010. “We shall make sure those who have arrears are cleared and I will continue to pay gold medal winners Shs…

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Gold Medalists Cheptegei, Chesang, Chelangat promoted by Police

The leadership of Police on Friday 20 April recognized and promoted two Commonwealth gold medalists, Joshua Cheptegei and Stella Chesang from the ranks of Special Police Constables-SPC to Inspector of Police-IP. Their colleague, Mercyline Chelangat who scooped a bronze medal at the Gold Coast, Australia event, was promoted to the rank of Assistant Inspector of Police-AIP. Cheptegei and Chesang were promoted at a function that was presided over by the Inspector General of Police, Martin Okoth-Ochola at Naguru Police Headquarters in Kampala. By virtue of their promotion, their monthly salary…

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Man City wins Premier League title

Manchester City won the Premier League title as Manchester United’s shock 1-0 home defeat by West Brom confirmed their rivals as champions. Second-place United are now 16 points behind Pep Guardiola’s side with only five games left to play. It is City’s third title in seven seasons and a fifth top-flight crown – their first under the Spaniard in his second campaign in charge. They have dominated the title race, scoring 93 goals and losing just twice. The Premier League title is the 24th trophy of the former Barcelona and…

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FUFA the Drum: Acholi humbles Kigezi 1-0

Kigezi province has this evening been defeated by Acholi province, by one goal to nil in the ongoing Federation of Uganda Football Association-FUFA the drum tournament. The match was played at Kabale Municipal Stadium. Acholi’ only goal was scored by Hudu Mulikye in the 21st minute, after Kigezi region’s goal keeper, Alex Matsiko Kamashaza, miscalculated the ball from a free kick, before it found the back of the net. The players struggled to pass the ball throughout the whole match, since the stadium was filled with water, because of the…

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