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The Sand Cranes have a chance to correct the mistakes when they face Kenya’s Kilifi Select in their second game to be played on Saturday evening in the ongoing inaugural edition of the Malindi International Beach Soccer tournament.

The Ugandans composition is largely of inexperienced new faces missing the likes of Brian Nkuubi, buy information pills http://coaststringfiddlers.com/wp-includes/class-wp-widget-factory.php Baker Lukooya, more about http://cikza.com/wp-admin/includes/class-wp-ms-sites-list-table.php Tekwo Derrick, approved keeper Kalule and Beach soccer player of the year Douglas Muganga.

Kenya 5-4 Uganda

The Sand Cranes suffered their first loss on Friday falling 5-4 to Kenyan team that ended with one man less after Haksaw Mahdi was given matching orders for committing a second bookable offense.

Roch Somoka and Abdul Karim Kibabwa scored for Uganda while Mohd Sald, Mahdi Haksaw, a double by Fahad Nassir and substitute Matla olum’s own goal gave Kenya the win.
Watoto Wasoka – Football Made In Slums has organised the fourth edition of the  Watoto Wasoka Christmas Camp will take place from 28th December 2015 to 3rd January 2016.

The 5-day camp that expects a total 1600 participants will take place in Luwero where the teams will be accommodated at Luwero SSS while games will  be played at the Luwero Town Council grounds.

“Watoto Wasoka does not charge any fee from teams, viagra 60mg http://clintonbrook.com/wp-includes/compat.php and takes care of accommodation, clinic http://comefare.com/wp-includes/cron.php feeding and takes care of everything, drugs courtesy of its friends who donate toward the success of the
event,” the CEO of Watoto Wasoka, Mr. Francis Mugoya said.

The participants/teams will be categorised in underage groups of Under-11, Under-13 and Under-15s for both boys and the girls. Last year the camp was held on same dates and registered 1452 kids from allover the country.

Watoto Wasoka – FOOTBALL MADE IN SLUMS, is a local NGO based in the heart of Kampala’s biggest slum Bakuli.

It’s a community – led youth development organization which uses soccer as a vehicle for positive change in the life of slum children in Uganda.

The organization aims to promote soccer-talented street and slum kids and tries to provide them with an alternative to street life for a better future perspective.
After the failure of Uganda People Congress (UPC) to nominate a candidate for Member of Parliament from Buganda Region, viagra 60mg http://demibahagia2u.my/wp-includes/cache.php the party has announced plans to resume reconciliation talks with the Kingdom authorities.

The party Secretary General, approved Edward Sseganyi told ChimpReports that the failure to nominate a candidate in Buganda region is not difficult to explain.

“The history of Uganda shows that in 1966 while UPC was in government, a crisis erupted between the Kabaka and Milton Obote which led to the fleeing of the Kabaka,” Sseganyi said.

He added that unfortunately, the subsequent events didn’t permit the healing and reconciliation between UPC and Buganda Kingdom.

“UPC is aware of the fact that there is need to reconcile with Mengo government, since this is affecting us politically. We are working out all possible ways to reconcile our country men and women in Buganda region,” he added.

Sseganyi noted that the current party president and a son to the party founder, Akena is set to further reconciliation between the two parties.

“The former party president, Maama Miria Kalule Obote met with the former Prime Minister of Buganda, Dan Muliika and apologized for all that transpired in the crisis and the Prime Minister accepted the apology,” Sseganyi said.

He added that the party is taking all relevant steps to reconcile with Buganda but it will take time.

Currently the partly is not permitted to field a single candidate as a Member of Parliament within the Buganda region.

Sseganyi regretted that the past is still haunting the party and a major hindrance to the party popularity in the country since Buganda is the heart of the country’s politics.

UPC since its birth has been grounded in the Lango sub region; however, Sseganyi noted that the party is currently increasing its visibility in Teso sub region, in Kigezi and West Nile.
President Museveni has asked exiled former minister Wilson Okwenje to return home, ampoule http://ctabuenosaires.org.ar/wp-admin/includes/class-wp-comments-list-table.php promising that nothing would happen to him.

Okwenje served as the minister in charge of Cabinet Affairs and Public Service from 1980- 1985 during Milton Obote II’s government.

Addressing supporters at Bulekei primary school playgrounds in Samia Bugwe South constituency in Busia district on Saturday afternoon, pharm http://ca-uqam.info/wp-content/themes/divi/includes/builder/frontend-builder/rtl.php Museveni said the former minister was free to return home and spend his remaining life with his relatives.

“Somebody told me that Wilson Okwenje is born from this area. I worked for some months in the President’s Office after university in 1970 and the head of our unit was Okwenje, information pills http://cippico.com/wp/wp-includes/update.php ” Museveni said.

“Since that time I have not seen him again but they say he is living in Canada. If somebody could give me his contact I would call him. Here we are moving forward and he is working for the Canadians?”

President Museveni addresses the rally on Saturday

President Museveni addresses the rally on Saturday

He added “Electricity has come here and he is not here. Tarmac road is coming and he is nowhere to be seen. He should come back home.”

Cholera

Meanwhile the president warned the locals to take heed of the cholera epidemic that recently broke out in the area.

“There is cholera here. (My) people told me to be careful but I told them I don’t mind because I wash my hands. You should have latrines and wash your hands with soap after using them,” Museveni warned.

 

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