The Federation of Uganda Football Associations ‘FUFA’ Ethics and Disciplinary Committee has sanctioned Police FC Chairman Mr. Asan Kasingye for violating Article 39(2) of the FUFA Ethics Code which provides that; Persons bound by this Code are forbidden from making any public statements of a defamatory nature towards FUFA or towards any other person bound by this code in the context of FUFA events.
Mr. Asan Kasingye was sanctioned with a minimum fine of UGX 2.5M ( Two Million Five Hundred Thousand Uganda Shillings Only) under Article 39 (3) and Article 40 (2) of the FUFA Ethics Code. The fine must be paid within thirty (30) days from receipt of the decision.
An automatic six months ban from all football related activities both Nationally and Internationally to be served in the event that Mr.Asan Kasingye commits any other specified unethical conduct against match officials or club officials or in case he fails to furnish proof of payment of the fine.
Mr Kasingye is on record for alleging Vipers SC, who defeated 3-2 to Police FC on February 19, to have influenced match officials in their favour.
After the game,Kasingye made comments against the match officials which were anti football.
He was irked when Derrick Ochan was sent off by referees George Olemu and his assistant Juma Osire, though the decision was later reversed by the Premier League secretariat.