Four regions have successfully held their regional delegates elections on Thursday.
A total of 24 delegates were elected to represent the respective regions in the forthcoming FUFA General Assembly.
Kampala, Buganda, West Nile and the North Eastregions all had their elections held today and delegates confirmed.
Conquently the remaining 4 regions will hold their elections as follows; on Friday May 19 – Eastern
Kitara, Nothern and the Western regions on Saturday May 20th.
The delegates will make up the FUFA Assembly that will usher in a new President and his Executive. The FUFA Elective Assembly is slated for August 5th in Masindi.
On top of voting for the FUFA Assembly delegates there were also elections for other categories ; for instance referees (2) delegates to represent then in the Uganda Football Referee’s Association assembly, Coaches also elected 2 delegates to represent them in the Coaches Association. The regions also electected Executive comittees.
The 48 regional delegates that will be voted by Saturday May 18, 2017 make 50% of the composition of the entire FUFA General Assembly which comprises of 88 delegates.
This makes the regional delegates election exercise a very important one since it’s the biggest composition of the General Assembly.
Yusuf Awuye the FUFA Electoral committee vice chairman presided over the elections of both Kampala and Buganda regions.
4th Division Delegates
Eng. Moses Magogo, Hamid Juma, Sande Moni, Serunjogi Robert, Tamale Haruna were elected unopposed.
3rd Division Delegates
Darius Mugoye 14 votes
Allan Ssewanyana 01
Kampala Region FA Chairman-Dirisa Kasalirwe-elected unopposed
Special Interest Groups (SIGs)
SIG-Referees: Ndawula Muhammad 10 votes, Matovu Sulaiman 6 v0tes, Ssenkaba Bogere Richard 4 votes
SIG-Youth: John Bosco Matsiko, Mawa Moses elected unopposed
SIG-3rd Division players: Omar Faizal, Rutsinde Allan elected unopposed
SIG: To the Uganda Football Coaches Association: Paul Ssali, Pius Ngabo
North East Region FA elections update
- Ochom Richard 16 votes
- Mugena Agnes 16 votes
- Nyiria Johnson Fairfax 15 votes
- Esalu Moses Shesmond 12 votes
- Onyinge Emaju Michael 12 votes
Buganda Region FA elections update
Zone 1: Joseph Mwanje voted unopposed
Zone 2: Makumbi Sulait 15 votes, Rogers Mulindwa 11 (Makumbi Sulait declared winner)
Zone 3: Hajji Abdul Ssekabira 16 votes, Sam Mpiima 14 votes, Kalanda Ismail 12 votes, Yusuf Baliruno 10 votes, Sulaiman Bossa (withdrew). Hajji Abdul Ssekabira and Sam Mpiima declared winners.
Zone 4: Semutono Stephen 14 votes, Semwezi Umar 12 votes
3rd Division Delegate: Athuman Wasswa 11 votes, Hassan Kavuma 6 votes, Sserubiri Edirisa 4 votes. Wasswa declared winner.
SIG- Referees: Hajji Yusuf Kamulegeya, Issa Masembe
SIG-Players: Frank Senabulay, Rajab Jooga
SIG-Coaches: Davis Mutono, Fred Nsamba
Chairman Buagnda region: Andrew Kaweesa 32 votes, Sulaimani Ssejengo 23 votes. Kaweesa declared winner.
Buganda’s Delegates to the FUFA Assembly: Joseph Mwanje, Makumbi Sulait, Hajji Abdul Sekabira, Sam Mpiima and Semutono Stephen.
A delegate from the 3rd Division League clubs will also be elected.