Opposition Democratic Party has promised to give Shs 500,000 for every goal scored by Uganda Cranes in the ongoing Africa Cup of Nations tournament in Gabon.
Thirty nine years of agony come to a definitive end this evening when the Uganda Cranes roll into the lion’s den to take on Ghana’s Black Stars in Port Gentil’s Stade Sogara.
Uganda is in group D with Ghana, Mali and Egypt and at 7:00 pm Uganda plays Ghana in their first game.
Ghana are familiar opponents for Cranes with the two teams having played one another three times in 2014, 2015 and 2016 and The Black Stars have no win in four matches against Uganda
Addressing journalists at their weekly press conference in Kampala earlier today, DP Spokesperson Kenneth Kakande said Uganda’s qualification to the AFCON after a very long period of time is a great achievement and they ought to support the cause with some sort of motivation.