Uganda Cup: Kalisa Sends Kajoba Packing

The Speaker of Parliament Rt. Hon Rebecca Kadaga on Thursday, order here 9th April 2015 received a petition of the women cancer survivors, viagra 100mg

In their petition to Parliament the women urged government to increase cancer drugs in the Uganda Cancer Institute at Mulago Hospital, see saying the number of cancer patients has increased and the drugs are low in stock.

The women under the Uganda Women’s Cancer Support Organization (UWOCASO) said government should increase funding toward drugs and the control and management of cancer.

“People being diagnosed with cancer have increased in number, but we have only one treatment center which cannot accommodate the growing numbers of the cancer patients,” said Rebecca Mayengo the Chairperson UWOCASO.

The women’s plight to the Speaker was that government speeds up the process of installing another radiotherapy machine and other equipment in the Cancer Institute.

Mayengo told the Speaker that their organization had learnt that 200 patients received treatment form radiotherapy daily with 50 others undergoing review.

One of the survivors narrated to the Speaker how she was continuously deferred because of the radiotherapy machine breakdown.

“I moved to Mulago for five months without being worked on, the machine would breakdown because of the many numbers of people being worked on, so I would be told to come back next time,” she said.


DSC 4200The women also recommended for the integration of supportive and palliative cancer care to improve on the quality of life of the cancer patients.

In her response to the women petitioners Rt. Hon. Kadaga thanked the women for their concern and for exposing the silent killer disease.

Kadaga informed the women that their petition was timely and reassured them that Parliament would put their concerns when the budget process begins.

“I am going to forward this petition to the Committee on Health so that your proposals are captured during the budget process,” she stressed.

UWOCASO brings together a group of breast cancer survivors. It was founded in 2004 by five survivors but has continued to attract more survivors and well-wishers. The current membership is 50 survivors.
Uganda Cup last eight battle continued on Monday as Bright Stars were shocked 2-1 by Jinja based side, about it Bul fc at home at the Champions stadium Matugga.

This was the second loss in the space of Four days to same opponents

Bul Fc started the game on a high, order attacking from the onset with Tito and Hood Mayanja blasting their shots wide.

The home team settled down with former Bul fc on loan winger, Martin Kivumbi and a Kibirige 45th minute strike forcing Oringa to a stunning save.

The match then cooled down and remained scoreless at half time.

The hosts resumed on a high pace but a wasteful Hassan Kikoyo blew up an open chance after fine work from Kivumbi rounding off the Otong, leaving the keeper exposed.

Second half drama

Just two minutes from the hour mark, Matovu brought down Bongole in the red zone with the referee pointing to the spot.

Hassan Kikoyo calmly put the resulting penalty on the top right corner for the first of the day.

Bul FC reacted with a counter from the centre, and a minute later Tabula pulled Matovu who was rising to head a cross.

The referee did not hesitate but point the spot; Hood Mayanja’s powerful low left kick sent Kigonya opposite for the equalizer.

With five minutes to go, 80th minute sub, Militon Kalisa looped an advancing Kigonya for the second goal, completing Oringa’s goal kick that had been brushed by Tito.

Two minutes later, Otong fouled Kakooza in the forbidden area resulting to the third penalty.

Bright stars Captain Muwanga fired it wide, giving Bul FC the card to their first ever semifinal.

Line ups

Coach Fred Kajoba made eight changes from the team that had lost to Bul on Friday, bringing in Mathias Kigonya, Tabule, Muwanga(C), Kakooza, Kibirige, Kawadwa, Bongole and  Kivumbi while coach Mutyaba only made one change bringing in Tito okello for Ivan Lubaale.

Bright Stars: Mathias Kigonya, Nsubuga Joseph, Abubakar Tabule, Brian Muwanga, Jimmy Kakooza, Akram Kakembo, Kibirige Lule, Joshua Kawadwa, Anthony Bongole, Martin Kivumbi, Hassan Kikoyo.

Subs: David Mutebi (gk), Suula Sebuza, Nan Male, John Opejo, Meddie Kaketo, Peter Atugonza

BUL fc: Franco Oringa (gk), Sempala Hashim, Hakim Kayondo, Mayanja, Willis Otong, Herbert Kakande, Bruhan Matovu, Tito Okello, Hood Mayanja.

Subs: Salim Wekiya, Robert Achema, Milton Kalisa, Herbert Odipio, Ivan Lubaale, Joshua Masene.

Match officials;

CR: Wilberforce Oloya

1st Asst: Sadiq Waswa

2nd Asst: Okudirwa

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