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...

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...

Steven Tulibagenyi: Ugandan To Officiate in Cameroon

The Uganda Boxing Federation (UBF) President Moses Muhangi has confirmed that Uganda Boxing Referee and Judge (RJ) Tulibagenyi Steven will be among the RJs to officiate at the forthcoming Zone 3 Boxing championship. The Championship will be hosted in Cameroon and its set to take place from 27 January to...

Minister Obua Cautions Sports Federations Heads

Hamson Obua is the new Sports Minister. courtesy photo Heads of Sports Federations in the country have been advised to be transparent and accountable in their public offices. This, was during National Sports Forum where the new state Minister for Sports Hamson Obua met all the National Federation (Association) heads...
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Olympics Qualifiers: Bombers Enter Residential Camp

Uganda's national boxing team, the Bombers, have on Wednesday entered residential camp ahead of the African qualifiers for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. Uganda will be represented by 13 bombers in the African championship in Dakar, Senegal in February 17th, with the gold and silver medalists earning a spot to the...
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Photos: Obua Highlights Need For Revamping NCS Facilities

Sports Minister Hamson Obua made an acclimatization tour of the NCS Lugogo sports complex on Tuesday. He said that some of the sports facilities at NCS need a total overhaul while others will have to be facelifted to better standards. "There is need for investment in revamping our sports facilities...
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All Africa Games: Uganda Boxers Stranded

Uganda Boxing Federation has suspended an ongoing National Boxing team training till further notice due to inadequate funds. The team has been holding a non residential camp at Lugogo in preparations for the All Africa Games due August 19-31 in Morocco. Empty: Missing on action "Yes it is true," affirmed...
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