He Lifted Me To Olympics – Shadir Musa Pays Tribute To Zebra Mando

Uganda national boxing team captain Shadir Musa Bwogi has eulogised fallen Isaac 'Zebra Mando' Ssenyange. Mando was murdered in cold blood by unknown gunmen on Tuesday night at his home in Bwaise, Kawempe. Mando is a former Bombers Captain and by the time of his death, he was the National...

Zebra Mando: Public Viewing, Burial Arrangements Revealed

Burial program for the Murdered former National boxing team captain Isaac Zebra Mando Ssenyange has been issued out. Mando was gunned down by unknown gunmen who stormed his home in Bwaise during the late hours of Tuesday night. He will be buried on Thursday, December 31 2020 at his ancestral...

Police Investigating The Murder Of Zebra Mando Ssenyange

Police is investigating the murder of Ex Boxer Isaac 'Zebra Mando' Ssenyange, the Kampala Metropolitan Police Deputy Spokesperson Luke Owoyesigire has confirmed. Zebra Mando was murdered in the late night of Tuesday by yet to be identified gunmen. The gunmen stormed Ssenyange's home in Bwaise before they fired live bullets...

Six Boxers Receive Relief Funds From WBC and ABU

World Boxing Council and Africa Boxing Union has relieved affected professional Boxers who have ever contested for their titles. The development was revealed during the press conference held at the Uganda Professional Boxing Commission (UPBC) headquarters in Kampala. Maureen Mulangira, the commission's treasurer, disclosed the six boxers and handed over...

Muhangi Explains UBF Partnership With Buganda

The boxing governing body in the country, Uganda Boxing Federation (UBF) together with the kingdom of Buganda initiated the roots of Partnership aiming to reinforce the efforts being done to revive the power and relevancy of the sport of boxing in the country as it was back in the days....

Uganda To Take Boxers To Global Olympics Qualifiers in France

The General Secretary of National council of sports Dr. Patrick Barnard Ogwel has confirmed that Uganda shall take boxers to the global Olympics qualifiers in France. Four members of Bombers team who reached the semis in the concluded African Boxing Championship in Dakar - Senegal, have high chances of going...

NCS Lauds Bombers, Para-athletics Teams

National Council of Sports, NCS, led by General Secretary Dr Patrick Bernard Ogwel officially welcomed back both Bombers and Para teams. The National boxing team, Bombers, returned from Dakar Senegal where they have been playing in Tokyo 2020 Olympics games. The Para team, from Morocco, took part in Tokyo 2020...

Bombers Captain Shadir Musa Qualifies For Olympics

Shadir Musa Bwogi after qualifying for the Olympics. UBF photo Uganda Bombers captain Shadir Musa Bwogi has qualified for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. He is the only Ugandan, out of the 13 boxers to earn the ticket via the Africa Boxing Championship in Dakar, Senegal. He qualified on Saturday 29th...

Boxing: Ssemujju Beaten As Bombers Olympics Dream Fade

David Ssemujju lost to leave Bombers dream in shade. UBF photo Bombers David Ssemujju Kavuma lost his box-off fight to Cameroonian Dieudonne Wilfried Seyi Ntsengue by split decision 3-2 at the ongoing Africa Olympics qualifiers in Dakar. Ssemujju, Uganda's middleweight champion, to reach the Box-off, had lost his semifinal bout...

Four Bombers Seek To Keep Olympics Dream Alive

Uganda's national boxing team, the Bombers, will continue to hunt for Olympics slots and keep their slim hopes alive. Only four boxers out of the record number of boxers to represent Uganda at any event - 13 - that travelled to Dakar Tokyo 2020 Olympics qualifiers still have a chance....

Shafic Kiwanuka To Face Egypt’s Abdallah Sammy At IUEA

Shafic Kiwanuka and Abdallah Sammy to face off. Uganda's killing machine Shafic Kiwanuka will face Egyptian opponent Abdallah Sammy in the Universal Boxing Council (UBC) inter-continental fight at the International University of East Africa (IUEA) Auditorium in Kasanga, Kampala, The fight, dubbed 'The Journey To The World Championship', was launched...

Boxing: Bombers Out For Olympics Slots

Uganda's national boxing team, Bombers, of 13 Boxers has been flagged off on Friday, 14th February 2020 for Dakar, Senegal to take part in Africa Regional Qualifiers due to take place on 20th to 29th February 2020. The championship will act as qualifiers for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. The flag...

Boxing: Luzira Prisons Hails ‘Disciplined’ Bombers

Luzira Prisons Sports Officer Robert Iwanve has expressed warm approval for the behavior of the National Boxing team, the Bombers. The Bombers are camping at Luzira as they prepare for the upcoming Africa Boxing Championship set in Dakar, Senegal. The praises come amidst wrong impressions in the public about the...

Boxing: Buchaman Assures Bombers

Mark Bugembe aka Buchaman has assured Uganda's National Boxing team, the Bombers, of a direct link to President Yoweri Museveni. Buchaman was appointed the special envoy to the ghetto last year by the President 'to galvanise his support in Kampala slums'. He, on Tuesday afternoon, met with the Bombers team...
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