Uganda Revenue Authority (URA) FC confirmed Bridget Nakayenga as the club’s acting CEO. She fills the void left by former CEO Ivan Kakembo whose contract was not renewed in December last year after a year in the position.
“The URA FC board of directors has appointed Ms Bridget Nakayenga to perform a role of the Acting Chief Executive Officer of URA Football Club until a substantive CEO has been recruited and appointed,” reads a statement on the club website.
Nakayenga, who also acted as Acting CEO after exit of Edward Kulubya prior to Kakembo arrival, is also the head of marketing and communication at the club. Her CEO appointment took effect on January 2.
URA start the second round of the 2019/20 StarTimes Uganda premier league against 16-time record champions SC Villa at their home -Arena of Visions in Luwero. This will be the first live TV game of second round at Sanyuka TV.
The four-time Uganda champions hosted their first round at Namboole stadium and Bombo barracks.