Uganda Volleyball Federation Confirms Presidential Candidates

Uganda  Volleyball governing body, Uganda  Volleyball  Federation (UVF) has confirmed a three-man race for the presidential seat as the final contestants list is released ahead of the elective Congress slated for the 30th January 2021 at the UOC complex in Lugogo.

The final list of contestants released has 24 candidates vying for the eight elective positions with the main focus set on the presidential seat which brings some big guys with a lot of experience in the game of Volleyball.

The presidential seat has Eddie Okila who makes a third attempt against the incumbent Hadijja Namanda and Sadik Nasiwu.

Namanda took over office from Nassiwu who announced his retirement after serving two terms as the Volleyball President.

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Sadik Nasiwu also recently came out of retirement to take try and take over the UVF presidential seat as he promises to revive the game of volleyball in the country. He is remembered to have started a National Volleyball League in Uganda.

   The other seven positions include

      The 1st Vice president:

Anthony Ashaba

Waiswa Ardone Stephen

Abdallah Kiggundu

  The 2nd vice president:

Salma Kairungi

Helen Nakimuli

Faridah Nalinya

 General Secretary:

Lubinga Sekajolo Hassan

Godwin Nakaana Ssenyonjo

Assistant General Secretary:

Kizza Margret

Eunice Nuwabigabo


Adam Mugisha

Joseph Adong

       District Representative:

Ingurat Vincent – Eastern

Omugen John Bosco – Eastern

Kamuhimbise Elisha – Western

Komakech Innocent – Northern

Osiya Joshua – Central

   Club Representative:

Ashaba Levian

Masaba Kenneth

Musiime Cissy

Waking Kenneth




Frank Fremer is a seasoned journalist, blogger and political analyst for over a decade in Uganda

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