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NAmilyango college OLD BOYS' ASSOCIATION

Namilyango College Old Boys Association (NACOBA) is an Association of alumni of Namilyango College, the oldest secondary school in Uganda.

NACOBA has seen growth in membership and participation in the Association activities such as get-togethers, the annual sports gala and awards dinner among others.

NACOBA boasts of 500+ paid-up members, 150 members’ attendance at monthly get together events, with ever growing numbers at our family sports gala and the Awards Dinner. We are actively involved in the college activities as well as governance.

The growth of the Association has produced offshoots such as the NACOBA SACCO, NACOBA Consultancy, The Ngo League and the NACOBA Market. 

We do also have chapters in Europe & North America and University Chapters (MUST and Kampala NGO-NGA).


We aim at strengthening the ties between the alumni and the College. Explore more details including but not limited to eligibility, categories of membership.


NACOBA boasts a rich history of 120 years. Join us as we recount our story since 1902.


NACOBA undertakes a number of initiatives, causes and projects to support our alma mater, fellow Old Boys, former teaching and non-teaching staff and current students. Please contribute to these drives as shown. Thank you

Our annual Events
Annual Sports Gala

This is the biggest event on our calendar. It brings together Old Boys across the generations, their families and friends who come out in big numbers  to play, reminisce,  fellowship, eat , drink and compete in a friendly manner.  This cements the reputation of Namilyango College as a Sports powerhouse and true to mantra "In Namilyango we share".

Namilyango Day

 Namilyango College celebrates its founding as the first post primary institution in Uganda and its continued record of excellence, service to the nation & the world and  fellow old boys and other stakeholders. The Old Boys and other stakeholders gather at the college annually to commemorate the founding day.


This  formal dinner that is held every two years provides an opportunity to recognise Old Boys who have excelled in various areas of endeavour.  It also provides OBs  with opportinities to catch uo , network and eat and drink together. An Awards Committee manages the process of identifying award categories, selection and the award of the deserving OBs

Career Guidance and Inspirational Talks

Based on our varied experiences in the world of academia, work and  our professions, NACOBA  every year organises a Career Guidance day through which the Old Boys give talks to the current students in order to prepare them make life and work related choices.

Monthly get-togethers

Namilyango College Old Boys' Association (NACOBA) has a monthly get together where one of our different traditional houses hosts the rest of the Old Boys to a barbecue and talk on topical matters of interest to help them improve themselves , catch up and network for their good. These events average an attendance of 150 Old Boys every month.


NACOBA annually organises a medical camp, in partnership with partners like the Police in which it reaches out to the community around the College, which supported are being raised into responsible citizens, as one of the ways through which we give back to that community.