The 5-day workshop taking place at the FUFA Technical Centre, Njeru, has attracted over 30 participants from 8 traditional schools aiming at becoming Referees, Coaches, and Media Officers ahead of the inaugural FUFA Tv Cup.
Students and Teachers enrolled for the course are from Kings College Buddo, St. Mary’s College Kisubi, Busoga College Mwiri, Jinja College, Namilyango College, Mengo SS, Makerere College and Kiira College Butiki.
While gracing the opening ceremony on Monday afternoon, FUFA EXCOM Member Samuel Mpiima urged the pioneer participants to acquire the best skills and knowledge from the workshop.
“As FUFA, we are taking the possible means to achieve our vision through capacity building. I can assure you that with our best instructors, you are going to have the best knowledge and skills in Media, Refereeing and Coaching. So please be our ambassadors out there and practice to your best,” Said Mpiima.
FUFA Football Development Director Ali Mwebe, FUFA Communications Director Ahmed Hussein, FUFA Capacity Building Human Resource Manager Jackson Nyiima, FUFA Youth Dev’t Manager Bashir Mutyaba, FUFA Referees Manager Egesa Samuel and Alex Kasirye from FUFA Communications Department are the instructors in charge of the training.
The workshop will end on Friday 26th May 2023.