Local football governing body, Federation of Uganda Football Associations (FUFA) has co-opted Rogers Mulindwa and Ronnie Kalema to its Executive Committee.
“The office of FUFA Chief Executive Officer has issued a circular to the football stakeholders in regard to the co-option of two names on the FUFA Executive Committee, reads part of the statement on FUFA website.
The circular signed by FUFA CEO Mr. Edgar Watson and released on Tuesday reads as: “Following a proposal by the FUFA President Eng. Magogo Moses to the 21st Executive Committee which sat at FUFA House – Mengo on Wednesday 21st August 2019.”
It adds: “All Football Stakeholders are hereby informed that Mr. Mulindwa Rogers and Mr. Kalema Ronnie were appointed on the FUFA Executive Committee as co-opted members under Article 33(2) of the FUFA Statutes for the period of two years effective 31st August 2019 to 30th August 2021.”
The statement says that The FUFA President Eng. Moses Magogo and other members on the executive committee “believe that the two persons will add value and expertise, considering their experience and passion accordingly.”
Mulindwa returns to FUFA where he was a communications officer and a delegate representing Luwero at the body for 8 years before he resigned from his position in 2014.
Ronnie Kalema is the chairperson of the Uganda Football Referees Association (UFRA).