Chess fraternity to honor legends of the game

Joachim Okoth Uganda Chess Federation Vice President Isaac Otim and the General Secretary Henry Ategeka are set to host a dinner, and the...

The Ultimate Death Match rescheduled

Local chess enthusiasts who were anxiously waiting for the Ultimate Death Match will have to exercise some bit of patience like it is on...

Elijah Emojong stunned at the Uganda Open

It was a not a merry start for one of the favorites at the Uganda Open Chess Championships as International Master Elijah Emojong dropped...

Emojong maintains lead at Mombasa International Open

International Master Elijah Emojong increased his chances of defending the Mombasa International Open with victories over fellow Ugandan Allan Mathias Ssonko and Kenyan Candidate...

Five players to represent Uganda at the Zone 4.2 Youth U-16 Team Chess Championships

Uganda Chess Federation has confirmed a team of five players will represent the country at the Zone 4.2 Youth U-16 Team Chess Championships...

National Chess League: Namaganda, Kigeni face off as the league returns

Christine Namaganda Woman Fide Masters Christine Namaganda and Grace Kigeni will clash on Sunday at Hotel Africana when Dmark face Bank of Uganda in...

African Schools Individual Chess Championships: Maria Nakanyike registers third straight win

When UCF named 11-year-old Maria Nakanyike as co-captain for the team competing at the African Schools Individual Chess Championships in Harare, Zimbabwe, not only...

Tanzania Open Chess Championship: Emojong rues ‘wrong mentality’

International Master Elijah Emojong was left to rue his ‘wrong mentality’ after letting the Tanzania Open Chess Championship slip out of his hands in...

Zonal Championships: Egypt’s Essam El Gindy wins Zonal Championships

After nine days of intense competition in Ethiopia, Egyptian Grandmaster Essam El Gindy has won the Zone 4.2 African Individual Chess Championships. The GM seized...

FIDE President Kirsan Ilyumzhinov to invest $10 million in African chess

In a letter dated 4th April 2017, World Chess Federation President Kirsan Ilyumzhinov declared a $10 million investment in African chess. The President says...

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