Uganda Olympic Committee | Commonwealth Games Association Uganda

Each member of the Executive does not represent any particular body or sport and represents the Olympic Movement in Uganda. It consists of a team of eleven (11) vibrant members. The power, management and control of the UOC is vested in the Executive.

Name Designation
Mr. William Fredrick Blick Mr. William Fredrick Blick

Birthday: 17/10/1974
Election Date: 22/05/2012
Date of re-election: 09/03/2013, 28/01/2017

President

Sporting Background:

National Engagements

  • President – Uganda Olympic Committee and Commonwealth Games Association Uganda
  • Former – President Uganda Rugby Union

Regional and Continental Engagements

  • President – ANOCA Zone 5
  • Member – ANOCA Executive Committee
  • Member – ANOCA Games Co-ordination Committee
  • Member – African Rugby Confederation

International Engagements

  • Member – IOC Marketing Commission
  • Member – CGF Marketing commission

Career as an Athlete 

  • Rugby player (Voted Rugby player of the year 1992)
Mr. Ambrose Tashobya Mr. Ambrose Tashobya

Birthday: 15/06/1977
Election Date: 09/03/2013
Date of re-election: 28/01/2017

1st Vice President (Administration)

Sporting Background:

  • 1st Vice President – Uganda Olympic Committee and Commonwealth Games Association Uganda
  • President – Federation of Uganda Basketball Association
  • Chef de mission – Commonwealth Games 2014 and Olympic Games 2016
Ms. Beatrice Ayikoru Ms. Beatrice Ayikoru

Birthday: 15/06/1969
Election Date:  28/01/2017

2nd Vice President (Technical)

Sporting Background:

  • 2nd Vice President – Uganda Olympic Committee and Commonwealth Games Association Uganda
  • Secretary General – Uganda Athletics Federation

International Engagements

  • Member – IAAF Cross country committee
Dr. Donald Rukare Dr. Donald Rukare

Birthday: 04/11/1968
Election Date: 09/03/2013
Date of re-election: 28/01/2017

Secretary General

Sporting Background:

National Engagements

  • Secretary General – Uganda Olympic Committee (UOC) and Commonwealth Games Association Uganda
  • Member – UOC Government Relations Committee
  • Member – UOC Legal Commission
  • Former Chairperson – UOC Merits and Award Commission
  • Former Chairperson – UOC Legal Commission
  • President – Uganda Swimming Federation
  • Board Chair – Special Olympics

Regional and Continental Engagements

  • Vice President – African Swimming Federation (CANA)
  • President – CANA Zone III

International Engagements

  • FINA Bureau Member and Official
  • Former Member – FINA Masters Committee 2013 – 2014
  • Arbitrator – International Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS)
  • Panel Member – Regional Anti-Doping Agency (RADO)
  • 1st African MEMOS Lecturer

Career as an Athlete 

  • Former National Swimmer at national, regional and international championships including the FINA Masters Swimming Championships in Montreal 2014.
  • National record holder between 1980 – 1992.
  • Swimming Team Captain at Makerere University 1989 – 1992.
  • Awarded university colors in Swimming, Squash and Basketball during that period.
  • Active Masters Swimmer both Nationally and Internationally.
Mr. Dunstan Nsubuga Mr. Dunstan Nsubuga

Birthday: 28/05/1977
Election Date: 09/03/2013
Date of re-election: 28/01/2017

Assistant Secretary General

Sporting Background:

National Engagements

  • Assistant Secretary General – Uganda Olympic Committee and Commonwealth Games Association Uganda
  • Member – UOC Legal Commission
  • Former President – Uganda Hockey Federation
  • Founder Member – Weather head Hockey club
  • Chairperson – Uganda Cricket Association Legal Committee
  • Former National Athlete in both Cricket and Hockey

Career as an Athlete 

  • Former National Hockey player and played cricket, lawn tennis in his schooling days
Mr. Godfrey Nuwagaba Mr. Godfrey Nuwagaba

Birthday: 03/07/1964
Election Date: 09/03/2013
Date of re-election: 28/01/2017

Treasurer

Sporting Background:

  • Treasurer – Uganda Olympic Committee and Commonwealth Games Association Uganda
  • Treasurer – Uganda Athletics Federation
  • Chef de mission – Youth Olympic Games 2010, 2014 and Youth Commonwealth Games 2015, 2017

Career as an Athlete 

  • Represented Uganda at both national and international events in athletics.

 

 Ms. Sharifah Sanyu Ms. Sharifah Sanyu

Birthday:
Election Date: 09/03/2013
Date of re-election: 28/01/2017

Executive member

Sporting Background:

  • Executive Member – Uganda Olympic Committee and Commonwealth Games Association Uganda
  • Former Chairperson – UOC Women in Sport Commission
  • Former President – Uganda Hockey President
  • Former Executive Member – Uganda Hockey Federation
  • Chef de mission – Youth African Games in Botswana 2014

Career as an Athlete

  • Represented Uganda at both national and international events in Hockey.
Mr. Moses. B. Mwase Mr. Moses. B. Mwase

Birthday: 21/03/1976
Election Date: 09/03/2013
Date of re-election: 28/01/2017

Executive member

Sporting Background:

  • Executive Member – Uganda Olympic Committee and Commonwealth Games Association Uganda
  • Secretary General – Uganda Swimming Federation
  • Chairperson – UOC Legal Commission

International Engagements

  • Member – FINA Legal and Ethics Commission 2017 – 2020
Mr. Ganzi Mugula Mr. Ganzi Mugula

Birthday: 24/07/1979
Election Date: 09/03/2013
Date of re-election: 28/01/2017

Executive member

Sporting Background:

  • Executive Member – Uganda Olympic Committee and Commonwealth Games Association Uganda
  • Chairperson – UOC Athletes and Olympians Commissions
  • IOC/ACP Athlete Career Program National Facilitator

Career as an Athlete 

  • Represented Uganda at both national and international events in Hockey
Mrs. Sheila .R. Agonzibwa Mrs. Sheila .R. Agonzibwa

Birthday: 16/081954
Election Date: 09/03/2013
Date of re-election: 28/01/2017

Executive member

Sporting Background:

  • Executive Member – Uganda Olympic Committee and Commonwealth Games Association Uganda
  • President Uganda Handball Federation

Regional and Continental Engagements

  • Member – Confederation Africaine de handball (CAHB)
  • President – CAHB Zone 5
Mr. Sadiq Nassiwu Mr. Sadiq Nassiwu

Birthday: 28/05/1973
Election Date: 09/03/2013
Date of re-election: 28/01/2017

Executive member

Sporting Background:

  • Executive Member – Uganda Olympic Committee and Commonwealth Games Association Uganda
  • Former President – Uganda Volleyball Federation
  • Chairperson – UOC Finance Commission
  • Chairperson – KAVC Club
  • Chef de mission-  Islamic Sports Solidarity Games (ISSF) in Indonesia 2013 and Baku 2017