Airtel Uganda and FUFA recently hosted guests at Speke Resort Hotel Munyonyo for the long-awaited Airtel-FUFA awards, with KCCA’s midfield maestro Muzamir Mutyaba and Fazila Ikwaput of OIila High driving home in brand new cars after being crowned the FUFA Best Male and Female Players of 2017.

Other winners of the night included Mike Mutebi, who won the Coach of the Year award, Muhamood Kalema who won the FUFA presidential award, Brian Miiro Nsubuga – the Best Referee and Kennedy Kasadha – the Best Upcoming Referee.

Emmanuel Okwi and Dennis Onyango were the Fan’s best players at home and abroad, respectively. KCCA FC was crowned the Fair Play team of 2017.

Commenting about the awards, Airtel Uganda Brand and Communications Manager, Remmie Kisakye congratulated the winners of the night and thanked all those who took time to participate in the vote.

“I want to thank FUFA and all the other partners for their efforts and contributions towards the success of Ugandan football,” she said, adding that Airtel Uganda remains committed to promoting Ugandan football at all levels.

Ms. Kisakye added: “I congratulate the winners today and encourage all those who did not win to keep exhibiting discipline and excellence as we work together to take Ugandan football to the next level.”