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Museveni Uses Ethiopian Airlines Plane to Kenya

Museveni inspecting a guard of honour on arrival at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport in Kenya on Friday

There was no single victory recorded in the Elgon group as the he FUFA Big league second round resumed on Thursday with 10 games. Kabale’s Creamland FC registered a moral boasting draw against Kampala side Proline in Kigezi.

Cliff Lukanga header in the 64th minute against Mujib Kasule’s Proline nearly made the difference in the rather hotly contested encounter but was just inches off the target.

Creamland's Mohammed Latif was a pain in Proline's defence on Thursday at Kabale Municipal Stadium. PHOTO; Godfrey Tugume/ChimpReports

Creamland’s Mohammed Latif was a pain in Proline’s defence on Thursday at Kabale Municipal Stadium. PHOTO; Godfrey Tugume/ChimpReports

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Creamland pressed relentlessly in the second half and the home side came close with headers twice that forced the Proline goalie into excellent saves.

“We played a very good Kabale side so we’re happy to get that draw. We had to show sacrifice and solidarity, troche http://cotro.com/wp-content/plugins/fusion-builder/shortcodes/fusion-person.php ” said Mujib Kasule in the aftermath of the game.

Creamland   who last weekend was knocked out of the Uganda Cup by UPL Lweza after a hard battle remain at the bottom of the Elgon log with 8 points from 12 games played while Proline also stay static on 16 in 7th.

Slyvester Bwambale denied Kirinya/ Jinja S.S a home victory with an 88th minute equalizer to cancel James Otim’s opener.

At Masaka Recreational Stadium, more about the home side, order Masaka Local Council played to a non scoring draw with Kireka United while at Kabale Municipal Stadium, Creamland and Proline Soccer Academy played to a barren draw.

Elsewhere, Joseph Kasenkende’s goal gave The Saints F.C a hard fought away 1-0 victory over Kumi United at the Boma grounds in the FUFA North East region district of Kumi.

Joseph Mutimba’s first half goal for Baza Holdings at their new home in Kawanda edged Water F.C 1-0 in one of the surprising results on the day.

In Lira district, Sporting United overcame Paidha Black Angels 1-0 courtesy of Godfrey Mugisha’s well taken goal on 27 minutes.

Ndejje University suffered an away loss at the hands of Jinja Municipal Stadium at Kakindu stadium thanks to Ntege Anywar’s strike.

There were victories for CRO away to Soroti Garage (0-2) and Wandegeya shocked Maroons 1-0 at Kiteezi play grounds.

Opening Day Results

Elgon Group:

Creamland F.C 0-0 Proline Soccer Academy

Kirinya/Jinja S.S 1-1 Kasese New Villa

Masaka L.C 0-0 Kireka United F.C

Busia United – VCC (Postponed)

Rwenzori Group:

Kumi United 0-1 The Saints F.C 

Baza Holdings 1-0 Water F.C 

Sporting United 1-0 Paidha Black Angels 

Jinja Municipal Council 1-0 Ndejje University 

Soroti Garage 0-2 Child’s Restoration Organization (CRO)

Wandegeya F.C 1-0 Maroons F.C

Next Fixtures: Saturday, 21st February 2015

Artland Katale Vs Synergy – Taibah High School, Entebbe Road

Hope Doves Vs Namasagali – Namboole

Busia United Vs Kasese New Villa – Busia Play Grounds
President Museveni used a commercial plane to travel to Nairobi, more about http://crankygenius.com/wp-admin/includes/upgrade.php Kenya for the 16th Ordinary Summit of the East African Community Heads of State.

The function is being held at the Kenyatta International Conference Centre.

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After the Summit, the same aircraft carried him to Gulu airport where he was picked by his presidential car convoy security detail.

Ethiopian Airlines, formerly Ethiopian Air Lines and often referred to as simply Ethiopian, is Ethiopia ‘s flag carrier and is wholly owned by the country’s government.

Museveni usually uses a presidential gulf-stream jet for such foreign flights and military choppers for inland transport here in Uganda.

In 2014, the chopper carrying Museveni to eastern Uganda malfunctioned after a bird got stuck in one of its engines.

Another chopper was sent from Entebbe Airbase to airlift Museveni to his destination.

Museveni inspected a guard of honour on arrival at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport. He was handed a bouquet of flowers by a beautiful girl dressed in a white dress.

Museveni receives flowers from a girl at the airport

Museveni receives flowers from a girl at the airport

Today’s Summit was preceded by a convention of regional defence ministers who agreed to step up efforts against terrorism.

The Heads of State Summit will among others consider the Annual Report of the Council of Ministers for the period December 2013 to November 2014 and the Progress report in the implementation of key outstanding decisions of strategic importance to the East African Community.

Rwanda’s Paul Kagame is already in Nairobi. Tanzania’s Jakaya Kikwete, Burundi President Pierre Nkurunziza and their South Sudan counterpart, Salva Kiir are also xpected to grace the occasion.

Museveni being entertained in Nairobi

Museveni being entertained in Nairobi

They leaders will further consider the appointment of new Judges of the East African Court of Justice; designation of a new Principal Judge of the East African Court of Justice and the appointment of a new Deputy Secretary General from the Republic of Burundi to replace Mr Jean Claude Nsengiyumva, whose tenure of office will end in April this year.

The Presidents will go ahead to renew the contract of Hon. Jesca Eriyo, Deputy Secretary General in charge of Productive and Social Sector and consider a report on selected priority matter.

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