• July 8, 2020

Tags : Maria Najjuma

FIBA 3X3 Africa: Uganda Reach Semis

Uganda women team, the Gazelles and the two U18 sides reached the semifinals of the ongoing FIBA 3X3 Africa Cup hosted in Kampala at the Hockey grounds in Lugogo. The Gazelles – Brenda Ekone, Rita Imanishimwe, Zainah Lokwameri and Hope Akello – put up strong performances on day two that left the crowd on it’s […]Read More

Uganda’s Maria Najjuma Selected For NBA Academy Camp

By FUBA Uganda will be well represented at this year’s NBA Academy Africa Women’s Program Training Camp hosted by the National Basketball Association (NBA). Maria Najjuma has been chosen to participate in third edition of the camp set to be held in Senegal next month. The camp will feature players from across the African continent […]Read More

FIBA Africa U16: Najjuma Wins Big As Uganda Finish Fifth

Maria Najjuma has left a mark at the recently concluded 2019 FIBA U16 Women’s Africa Championship. The powerful centre, was named among the best five of the tournament and also won the accolade for best rebounder. Najjuma averaged a double double of 27 rebounds and 17.8 assists in an impressive performance. The Junior Gazelles, debuting […]Read More

FIBA Africa U16: Najjuma’s Triple Double Not Enough As Uganda

Thursday, August 1 *Angola X South Africa (not played) *Mali 112-32 Rwanda *Egypt 88-42 Tanzania *Uganda 69-73 Mozambique (OT) Friday, August 2 Semis *Angola Vs Egypt *Mali Vs Mozambique Uganda was eliminated by Mozambique out of the ongoing 2019 FIBA Africa U16 women championship in Rwanda despite a monstrous display by Maria Najjuma. Mozambique needed […]Read More