FUFA to construct stadium in Hoima

The Federation of Uganda football Association(FUFA) will construct a stadium in Hoima.

The development follows receipt of 20 acres of land from the Rujumba family,land that had earlier on been gazetted for a public project that the family planned to undertake in preservation of their name.

The first Vice President of FUFA Justus Mugisha was present at the short ceremony and appreciated the cause.

“We shall support the construction of the stadium from the funds we get from Federation of international Football (FIFA) so that it will be used to host other international matches upcountry,” Mugisha remarked.

FUFA have also earlier on received land from Namirembe church in Rubaga division in Kampala, the Kabaka of Buganda offered them 10 acres of land in Lugazi and now 20 acres in Hoima Municipality from the Rujumba family.

The Hoima land will be used for construction of the main stadium and another pitch for training purposes