FUFA ethics and disciplinary committee bans three officials from the game

Date: 2022-03-24
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By Kalule Paddy

Federation of Uganda Football Association FUFA’s Zero tolerance Policy against all kinds of Match manipulation or match fixing has seen the FUFA Ethics and Disciplinary Committee hand bans to three football officials.


The FUFA Ethics and Disciplinary Committee  banned Mr. Abraham Luzzi for ten (10) years from taking part in any kind of football activities at National and International level.

Mr. Luzzi breached Articles 27, 31 and 44 of the FUFA Ethics and Disciplinary Code all related to the manipulation of football matches and Competitions, failure to report and breach of General duties of conduct.
Mr. Luzzi was found guilty for approaching a player to influence and manipulate the result of the Uganda Cup match between Five Stars FC and Tooro United FC.


The Committee also banned Mr. James Kaweesa for fifteen (15) years from taking part in any kind of football activities at National and International level.
Mr. Kweesa breached Articles 27, 31 and 44 of the FUFA Ethics and Disciplinary Code all related to the manipulation of football matches and Competitions, failure to report and breach of General duties of conduct.
Mr. Kaweesa was found guilty for making offers to a player to influence and manipulate the result of the Uganda Cup match between Five Stars FC and Tooro United FC.

Committee further banned Mr. David Isabirye for two (2) years from taking part in any kind of football activities at National and International level.
Mr. Isabirye breached Article 31 (Failure to report) of the FUFA Ethics and Disciplinary Code. He is banned for failure to report the illegal conduct of Mr. Abraham Luzzi and Mr. James Kaweesa who approached a player to influence and manipulate the result of the Uganda Cup match between Five Stars FC and Tooro United FC.
Isabirye also failed to provide valid and acceptable evidence to show that he had fulfilled his duty to report the illegal conduct.

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