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Entebbe NGO searching for parents of 170 lost children

Entebbe NGO searching for parents of 170 lost children

Africa, East Africa, Uganda
Caption Of the featured Photo:Mr Joseph Zhang, the country manager of China Construction Communication Company (centre) receives a plaque in appreciation from children at Entebbe SOS Children’s Village yesterdayAuthorities at SOS Children Village Entebbe yesterday said they were looking for parents or guardians of 75 children and 95 youths.Courtesy Photos: While receiving a consignment of food donations from the China Construction Communication Company yesterday, Ms Rosette Acheng, the programme director of the village, said since the 2020 lockdown, they have been struggling to ensure that more vulnerable children do not end up in their facilities due to the increasing numbers. “The number of children abandoned during the lockdowns increased due to mental health challenges of...
Uganda beats Rwanda twice  in their World Cup qualifying games.

Uganda beats Rwanda twice in their World Cup qualifying games.

Africa, East Africa, Sports, Travel, Uganda
Uganda increased their chances of progressing to the next stage of the World Cup qualifiers for Africa after registering a 1-0 win over Rwanda to complete a double on Sunday afternoon. Fahad Bayo scored the only goal of the Group E game with a powerful header in the 22nd minute for the Cranes at St Mary’s Stadium in Kitende.   The second-placed Cranes took their tally to eight points, two behind leaders Mali. Rwanda are out of contention for a place at the World Cup final qualifying round. Rwanda remain bottom of the group with just one point and cannot make it to the final knock out round even if they win their remaining two games. All teams in the group have played equal four games each. The Cranes completed a double over the Amavubi having defeated them...
Uganda Vs Rwanda: Iguma Warns Against Complacency As BIDCO Celebrates Independence Day With Cranes Players

Uganda Vs Rwanda: Iguma Warns Against Complacency As BIDCO Celebrates Independence Day With Cranes Players

Africa, East Africa, Sports, Uganda
FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 Qualifiers (Group E): Match Day 4: 10th October 2021 -Uganda Cranes Vs Rwanda Amavubi Stars St Mary’s Stadium, Kitende (4 PM, EAT) The Uganda Cranes conducted their final training session on Saturday evening at the St Mary’s Stadium in Kitende as the team prepared for the return leg of the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 Qualifier match against neighbours Rwanda. The match will be played on Sunday 10th October, 2021. Uganda won the first leg encounter 1-0 thanks to Aziz Fahad Bayo’s goal at the Stade De Kigali, Nyamirambo on Thursday. L-R Moses Waiswa and Isaac Muleme smile as they carry their hampers from BIDCO Uganda Limited Forward Steven Desse Mukwala carries the hamper from BIDCO Uganda Limited It was all smiles on the players’ faces when the manu...