Usher Komugisha

Usher Komugisha is a Ugandan multimedia sports journalist that has a passion for covering sports majorly in Africa.

She is currently working as a Basketball Writer for FIBA and an African Football Reporter for Soccer Africa, the leading magazine show on the continent airing on SuperSport TV every Thursday night. She is also an analyst on NTV Press Box, voted as the best sports show in Uganda for two years straight – 2018 and 2019.

Playing basketball, rugby, and golf as well as excelling at track and field from a very young age has shaped her journalism journey and propelled her to a deep understanding of reporting about sports and its power to change the narrative about Africa.

A book addict and linguist, who loves to travel, she speaks 18 languages and is currently learning Zulu and Igbo. Last year, she was selected among the Top 100 Most Influential Young Africans and continues to use her platforms to inspire youth on the continent. She is also an activist for Women In Sport.