On Saturday, 20th October 2018, the Federation of Uganda Football Associations (FUFA) held the 94th Ordinary Assembly.
The well attended Assembly was held on Saturday, 20th October 2018 at the White Horse Inn, Kabale District by the Western Region Football Association.
Inclined along the theme, “Professionalisation and grass-root football”, the largely successful Assembly had delegates healthily discuss matters pertaining football development.
The FUFA President Eng. Moses Magogo presented the detailed report on FUFA’s journey between 2013 to today explaining all the activities that have been done by the Federation.
Others key events that took place included;
Presentation of the Budget report, Passing of the new budget, Admission of new members (Nyamityobora, Paidha Black Angels and Ndejje University)
Recognizing of former footballer James ‘Stone’ Zatwoshaho and football administrator, the late Patrick Kawooya, Constitutional statures amendments among others.
Proposal to appreciate President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni for the meaningful contribution he had done for the Uganda Cranes and FUFA generally. This was passed by Dr. Fred Chandi, and seconded by Norman Ssemwanga of Kireka FC and Rosebell Rwamuyamba.
Departed souls were also honored and these are a number of people in the football family who lost their lives during the previous year were respected. These include the following:
Adoko Akbar Nekyon (FUFA Honorary President)
Apita Kikaroni (Founder of Boroboro Tigers, Father of Omara Apitta)
Joseph Okello Orombi (Former Northern Region Football Association Delegate)
Kizito Kayiira (Sports Journalist, Akabozi Kubiri)
Matthew Lucha (Uganda Cranes Ex-International)
Rashid Kyeyune (Player at St Mary’s FC Heritage, Nabweru)
Rogers Watambala (Player in Nakaseke)
Timothy Ayiekoh (Uganda Cranes Ex-International and former head coach)
Hassan Biruma (Uganda Cranes Ex-International and father to Uganda Cranes Assistant captain, Hassan Wasswa Mawanda)
Susan Magara (Daughter to Chairman of Kitara FC)
Jonathan Mugeni (Brother to Rosebell Rwamuyamba)
Rukia Juma (Sister to Hamid Juma)
Lydia Namazzi Sekatawa Njuki (Sister to Eng. Ben Immanuel Misagga)
Yunus Kanifa (Mother of Eastern Region FA Chairman Issa Magoola)
Topher Musoke (Former SC Villa Secretary)
Hajji Abbasi Sendyowa (Western region FA Delegate)
Hesborn Mundia (Coach Dove Football Club)
Johnson Bagoole (Uganda Cranes Ex-International)
Nalongo Annet Nanozi (Mother of Uganda Cranes Assistant captain Hassan Wasswa Mawanda)
Azama Ssekatawa (Mother of Ali Ssekatawa)
Tereza Namiyingo Ziribaggwa (Mother of Dennis Batte)
Sulait Ssemambo (Father of Aisha Ssemambo)