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June 19, 2021

FUFA Elections 2021: Magogo, Mujib, Ssewanyana Pick Nomination Forms

FUFA Elections 2021: Magogo, Mujib, Ssewanyana Pick Nomination Forms

Hon. Allan Alosious Ssewanyana receives the nomination forms from FUFA Electoral Commission chairman in Mengo(photo credit Kawowo sports)

Incumbent FUFA President Moses Hassim Magogo, Katwe United Director and Makindye West Member of Parliament Allan Aloysius Ssewanyana as well as Proline Director Mujib Kasule all picked the nomination forms

Below is a recap List of fomer FUFA Presidents since 1924

1924 – 1934 – King Sir Daudi Chwa
1935 – 1944 – W.A. Hunter
1945 -1953 – W.B. Ouseley
1954 – 1956 – Eriasafu Nsobya
1957 – 1962 – W.W. Kulubya
1963 – 1964 – George Magezi
1965 – 1968 – A.A.A Nekyon
1969 – 1971 – Henry Balamaze Lwanga
1972 – 1974 – Kezekia Ssegwanga Musisi
1974 -1976 – Eria Mugisa
1977 – 1979 – Capt. Muhammed Sseruwagi
1979 – 1980 – Gerald Sendawula
1981 – Steven Ibale
1982 – Peter Abe
1982 – 1983 – Careb Babihuga
1983 – 1985 – Geresom Kagurusi
1985 – Chris Rwanika
1985 – 1987 – Barnabas Byabazaire
1988 – 1989 – Paul Katamba Lujjo
1989 – 1992 – John Baptist Semanobe
1992 – John Ssebaana Kizito (May – December)
1994 – Ben Kurtis Omoding Snr
1994 – 1995 –Moses Ali
1995 – 1998 – Hajji Twaha Kakaire
1998 – 2004 – Denis Obua
2005 – 2013 – Dr. Lawrence Mulindwa
2013-todate: Eng. Moses Magogo Hassim

There are less than three months to the long-awaited FUFA Elections and the atmosphere is steadily garnering steam.

These elections will be the core of the agenda at the 97th FUFA Ordinary General Assembly on 21st August 2021 in Mbale, hosted by the Eastern Region Football Association as confirmed by the 24th FUFA Executive Committee meeting.

The incumbent president of the Federation of Uganda Football Associations Moses Hassim Magogo openly expressed interest to seek re-election for another term in office since 2013.

To this effect, Magogo is among the three aspiring candidates who picked the nomination forms with the return date set for Wednesday, 26th May 2021 at the FUFA headquarters in Mengo.

Magogo has been FUFA President since 2013 when he took over from Lawrence Mulindwa.

He is also the newly elected Member of Parliament for Budiope West County in the Busoga region.

“We seek to consolidate on the gains worked upon in the previous years. There is a foundation that has been laid and we wish to add onto the gains worked thus far” Magogo told the media moments after picking the nomination forms.

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The other two aspiring candidates are Katwe United Director and Makindye West Member of Parliament Allan Alosious Ssewanyana as well as Proline Director Mujib Kasule.

“We call for a free and fair electoral process. There is need to change the face of football administration in Uganda” Ssewanyana stated.

It has been confirmed that the other would-be candidate Ali Ssekatawa formed an alliance with Kasule.

All the three aspiring candidates have to return the duly filled forms with the proposed executive, having acquired signatories from Special Interest Groups (SIG’s) and the regional chairman as well as Chief Executive Officers (CEO).

 

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