Weatherhead Gazelles’ Lydia Gloria Sanyu Dhamuzungu has been elected as new Uganda Hockey Association Chairperson.
Dhamuzungu won 6 of the 12 votes in the elections that were held on Saturday at the Olympic Committee offices during the Annual General Meeting.
The new Chairperson beat Wananchi’s Joachim Wamala Wandera and Kampala Swans’ Susan Khainza by two and four votes respectively.
In the other contested position, Saddam Hussien won the Organizing Secretary’s seat by a toss of coin after he tied 3-3 with his opponent Aisha Kagere, to retain his position in the Association.
The rest of the members were elected unopposed.
The new UHA Executive
Chairperson Lydia Gloria Sanyu Dhamuzungu
Vice Chairperson Micheal Nashimolo
General Secretary Phillip Wafula
Ass. General Secretary Stanley Tamale
Treasure Stephen Kasenge
Ass. Treasure Kenneth Tamale
Organising Secretary Saddam Hussien
Publicity Secretary Joshua Opolot
Committee Members Gerald Kirema, Fatumah Namubiru, and Daniel Kyaligonza