FUFA mourns the death of former football administrator and club owner of Victors FC Brigadier Jackson Tushabe Bell who breathed his last on Tuesday morning 30th June 2020 at Nakasero Hospital.
A retired army officer in the UPDF was the owner of Victors FC which played in the Uganda top flight and also won the Uganda Cup twice 2007/2008 and 2009/2010. His club represented Uganda on two occasions in the CAF Confederation Cup in 2009 and 2011.
Bell also served in various positions in Ugandan football as; FUFA Vice President-Competitions, Chairman Super Division Clubs Association (SDCA 2005-2009) and Chairman Security Committee CECAFA 2012 hosted in Kampala.
‘We would like to express our heartfelt condolences on the demise of Brigadier Jackson Tushabe Bell. Words are inadequate to express this sad moment as football has lost a great contributor to the game. Bell served the game with alot of diligence and always showcased his vast experience in projects assigned to him. He loved the beautiful game and he was enthusiastic on anything connected to football. We shall miss him dearly. Our condolences go out to the bereaved family and Uganda Peoples Defence Forces’
Burial arrangements will be communicated later.
Rest in Peace Football Soldier