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Club football: CAF club licensing seminar kicks off in Kampala

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) club licensing seminar organized in collaboration with Federation of Uganda Football Associations (FUFA) has successfully kicked off at May Apple Hall, Imperial Royal Hotel in Kampala.

FUFA Second Vice President, Darius Mugoye (representing the FUFA President, Eng. Moses Magogo) officially opened the seminar.

Uganda Premier League Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Bernard Bainamani shares his ideas at the CAF Club licensing seminar that has been organized in collaboration with FUFA

Participants at the two day seminar are Club Chief Executive Officers (CEO’s), FSL Board members, Ministry of Education and Sports officials (National Council of Sports), Security operatives, Sports, Science and Technology, State House, Uganda Olympic Committee, KCCA, Stadium owners/managers and FUFA Licensing Committee.

CAF Club Licensing instructors, Nicholas Musonye (left), Raymond Hack (center) being greeted by the FUFA CEO, Edgar Watson shortly before the seminar rolled off at the May Apple Hall – Imperial Royale Hotel in Kampala

The seminar is being moderated by the FUFA Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Edgar Watson under the three CAF Instructors Hack Raymond (South Africa), Sunday Kayuni (Tanzania) and Nicholas Musonye (Kenya) who arrived on Thursday.

FUFA Second Vice President, Darius Mugoye officially opened the CAF Club licensing seminar

“Club Licensing is a key pillar in the football development process. At first it received resistance when first implemented at the start of the 2015/16 season for the Azam Uganda Premier league. We are here to capacity build and build human resource. FUFA will fully embrace the exercise. We thank the leadership at FIFA and CAF for giving Uganda such a training opportunity”  Mugoye stated.

FUFA Club Licensing committee chairperson, Dr. Bernard Patrick Ogwel addresses the media at Imperial Royale Hotel in Kampala on Thursday morning

FUFA Club Licensing Committee chairperson, Dr. Benard Patrick Ogwel, licencing Manager Ivan Kintu Bayige and committee member Issa Magoola are part of the two day seminar.

Attentive participants at the first ever CAF Club Licensing seminar in Uganda. L-R: Senior Superintendent of Police Muzafarau Zirabamuzale, Awuye, Kabugo and Magoola

The seminar which has been sub divided into three sections as Infrastructure, Sporting Criteria and Administrative will climax on Friday evening.





[L-R]: Nelson Mandela National stadium Managing Director Jamil Ssewanyana  Mpagi, Stadium board chairman Daniel Tamwesigire(center) and SC Villa Jogoo CEO Ivan Kakembo brain storming during one of the breaks.

Objectives of Club Licensing

* Safeguard the credibility and integrity of club competitions

* Improve the level of professionalism within the football family

* Promote sporting values in accordance with the principles of fair play, as well as safe and secure match environments

* Promote good governance in clubs

* Promote transparency in the control of clubs

* Prevent ownership or influence over of more than one club

MAIN PHOTO: The participants attending the Club Licensing seminar at May Apple Hall, Imperial Royale Hotel in Kampala

PHOTO CREDITS: FUFA Communications Department


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