Court Blocks Singh From Contesting In Rubaga MP Race

The final group games of the 2015 Cecafa senior challenge cup will be played on Saturday afternoon in the Awasa city, pilule Ethiopia.

Tournament hosts Ethiopia take on Tanzania. The Kilimanjaro stars are through to the quarter finals credit to their perfect performance in the opening two games While Ethiopia needs a win to take one of the two third place spot.

Uganda Vs Burundi

Cranes take on Swallows in the first match at 2pm. Uganda needs at least a point from the game to rise above Kenya who fatally lost 0-3 to Zanzibar on Friday.

Uganda is currently ranked 68, mind about 39 places above Burundi but coach Micho is cautious to avoid the favorite tag.

“Today’s (Tuesday) win was important in developing confidence and performance individually, partners, departments and whole team must be much improved for Saturday important match against Burundi team. Except two players all of them outplayed in Kinshasa one of top 4 teams from last Afcon, DR Congo (2-2) with stars from TP MAZEMBE African champions 2015 and Europe,” Micho told Chimp Sports from the team’s base in Ethiopia

“We want to do in Saturday our best to uplift performance and get result that will qualify us to last 8 of CECAFA. Next 3 days we shall use to recover team from injuries suffered from tough match against Zanzibar Heroes and be ready for Saturday do or die clash.”

A win or draw will take Uganda direct to qualifiers on a better goal advantage than Kenya who are praying for Tanzania to overcome Ethiopia in front of a capacity crowd.

Uganda had earlier beaten Zanzibar 4-0 on Tuesday with goals coming from Erisa Sekisambu, Ceasar Okhuti and a brace from Farouk Miya.
The ruling National Resistance Movement party may not have a candidate for the Rubaga North parliamentary race in the forthcoming elections.

This is after the High Court in Kampala blocked the party’s parliamentary flag bearer Singh Katongole from participating in the nomination exercise scheduled for December 3rd and 4th over queries on his academic qualifications.

The interim order holds until December 16th 2015 when the court will hear and determine the main application challenging Katongole’s academic papers.

Court has also blocked NRM party from presenting Singh as the party flag bearer for Rubaga North until the petition filed by his opponent Brian Tindyebwa are resolved by Court.

Tindyebwa accuses Singh of contesting in the recent concluded NRM Primaries using fake academic documents, thumb where later he was announced as the NRM party flag bearer.



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