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AFCON2021: Nigeria, Drawn Against Cameroon, Senegal, Tunisia, Morocco

AFCON2021: Nigeria, Drawn Against Cameroon, Senegal, Tunisia, Morocco

 By OKELLO ALLAN & AGENCIES CAIRO, Egypt- SHIFTMEDIA- The list of the top 24 teams to play in the Confederation of Africa Football (CAF) cup is out. The draws for this year’s CAF tournament that…

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END OF A CAREER: Ugandan Weightlifter Who Vanished In Japan Banned For Life

END OF A CAREER: Ugandan Weightlifter Who Vanished In Japan Banned For Life

By OKELLO ALLAN- (SPORTS REPORTER) TOKYO, Japan- SHIFTMEDIA- The Ugandan weightlifter who abused the patronage between Japan and Uganda after he disappeared from the Olympic village faces a life ban for his behavior. Julius Ssekitoleko,…

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FOILED: Police Probes Ghanaian Defender Who Scored Two Own Goals To Spoil Match Fixing Plot

FOILED: Police Probes Ghanaian Defender Who Scored Two Own Goals To Spoil Match Fixing Plot

By OKELLO ALLAN & AGENCIES ACCRA, Ghana-SHIFTMEDIA- Ghanaian Police and Football Association are investigating an alleged match-fixing plot that saw a defender score two own goals. Perhaps the craziest own goals scored in history. Hashmin…

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TOUGH TIMES: Missing Ugandan Weightlifter Left Note Saying He Wants To Work In Japan

TOUGH TIMES: Missing Ugandan Weightlifter Left Note Saying He Wants To Work In Japan

By OKELLO ALLAN & AGENCIES TOKYO, Japan- SHIFTMEDIA-  The Ugandan weightlifter who escaped from the camp ahead of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics will be apprehended, government has disclosed. The 20-year-old Julius Ssekitoleko who was due…

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HARDTIMES: Uganda’s National Basketball Team Has No Funds Despite Qualifying For FIBA Afrobasket

HARDTIMES: Uganda’s National Basketball Team Has No Funds Despite Qualifying For FIBA Afrobasket

By OKELLO ALLAN KAMPALA-SHIFTEMEDIA- A dark Ray of Hope hangs in balance for Uganda’s National Basket Ball Team, the Silverbacks regarding inadequate funding. Though the team qualified for the FIBA AfroBasket scheduled to take place…

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HUMILIATED: Uganda’s She Cranes Thump Zimbabwe 41-0 In Rugby Africa Women’s Cup Opener

HUMILIATED: Uganda’s She Cranes Thump Zimbabwe 41-0 In Rugby Africa Women’s Cup Opener

By OKELLO ALLAN KAMPALA-SHIFTMEDIA- It was a humiliation for the Zimbabwe Women Sables who were thumped 41-0 by the She Cranes in the opening round of the Rugby Africa Women’s Cup. The test match was…

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JOY: Roberto Mancini Dedicates Euro 2020 Win To All Italians

JOY: Roberto Mancini Dedicates Euro 2020 Win To All Italians

By Our Reporter ITALY-SHIFTMEDIA- Roberto Mancini said his tears were for the whole of Italy after winning Euro 2020 in a dramatic penalty shootout. Victory against England brought Italy their first European Championship title since 1968 and…

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FINALLY: Jacob Kiplimo Qualifies For The 5000m Tokyo 2020 Olympics

FINALLY: Jacob Kiplimo Qualifies For The 5000m Tokyo 2020 Olympics

By OKELLO ALLAN SWITZERLAND-SHIFTMEDIA– A Ray of hope shined for Uganda as one of its long-distance runner qualified for the 5000m race Tokyo 2020 Olympics. Jacob Kiplimo will now join the other 25 athletics for…

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LIMITED: Only 10,000 Spectators Allowed In Each Tokyo Olympic Venue

LIMITED: Only 10,000 Spectators Allowed In Each Tokyo Olympic Venue

By Our Reporter TOKYO-SHIFTMEDIA – Olympics organisers on Monday capped the number of spectators at 10,000 for each venue at the Tokyo 2020 Games, days after experts warned that holding the event without fans would…

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HAMMERED: KCCA Edges Maroons 3-0 To Qualify For Stanbic Uganda Cup Quarter Finals

HAMMERED: KCCA Edges Maroons 3-0 To Qualify For Stanbic Uganda Cup Quarter Finals

By ALLAN OKELLO KAMPALA-SHIFTMEDIA-  The “Yellow Boys”, Kampala Capital City Authority has their eyes on the Stanbic Uganda Cup quarter-finals after walloping Maroons 3-0. The thriller encounter played at MTN Omondi Stadium in Kampala on…

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