NRM Divided As Kabanda Impresses On TV Political Show

NRM Divided As Kabanda Impresses On TV Political Show The ruling National Resistance Movement (NRM) party is awash with discussion about one of its youthful leader’s performance on a local television station. David Kabanda, president of the Youth For National Salvation appeared on Kamwokya based NBS TV to discuss the upcoming LC1 election in the country. […]

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SPLM-IO Denies Holding Tanzanian Pilot

SPLM-IO Denies Holding Tanzanian Pilot By Alex Masereka South Sudan’s SPLM/SPLA In Opposition has trashed allegations by the country’s government that it is holding a Tanzanian pilot captive. This denial is contained in a press statement issued by, Mabior Garang Mabior (Chairman), SPLM National Committee For Information And Public Relations Mobile Office on Monday. “…the leadership of the […]

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UN General Assembly Honors Commandante Fidel

UN General Assembly Honors Commandante Fidel On December 20, the United Nations General Assembly paid tribute to the historic leader of the Cuban Revolution, Fidel Castro Ruz, who died last November 25. The special tribute was organized by Cuba’s permanent commission to the UN, following a request by a group of countries from several continents. […]

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Phaneroo To Hold Historic Overnight

Phaneroo Set To Hold Historic Overnight By Alex Masereka Kampala and its surrounding suburbs are buzzing with talk of what is predicted to be an historic overnight prayer organised by Phaneroo ministry It has been two years since Phaneroo exploded onto the public scene; the ministry has captured the attention of the media, engaged the […]

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Grief As Hepatitis B Kills Seven In One family

Grief As Hepatitis B Kills Seven In One Family By Andrew Cohen Amvesi       Arua Flister Ifiru, 35, and Julie Orijaru, 40, have lived for more than ten years as family heads of a home in Obokoa village, Robu Parish, Kijomoro Sub County in Maracha district. This is after Hepatitis B struck the home, […]

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Surprise Performances Expected At Diva Iryn Namubiru ‘One Night Only’ Christmas Concert

Surprise Performances Expected At Diva Iryn Namubiru ‘One Night Only’ Christmas Concert By Alex Masereka There is excitement in Kampala as music fans gear up for what many are calling the ‘2016 Christmas concert’ that will see multi-talented songstress Iryn Namubiru set Kampala Serena Hotel on fire in a thrilling musical act. This Friday, award winning Namubiru will […]

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INTERVIEW: Kamya Has Taken Over My Work – Lukwago

INTERVIEW: Kamya Has Taken Over My Work – Lukwago ‘If It were not FDC, I would be dead Meat’ By Ben Byarabaha & Alex Masereka Kampala City Lord Mayor Erias Lukwago has accused the Kampala Capital City Authority Minister, Beti Olive Namisango Kamya (BONK) of usurping his powers and turning him into ‘a lame duck Lord […]

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Police Hunts Man Threatening Flavia’s Life

Police Hunts Man Threatening Flavia’s Life The Uganda Police Force is hunting down a former TBS radio journalist for threatening the life of top Capital FM and NTV presenter, Flavia Tumusiime. The Red Pepper has learnt that a one Prince Ben Hakim Etesot, a former employee of Teso Broadcasting Services (TBS) is wanted by the […]

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NRM B12 Hails Castro Selflessness

NRM B12 Hails Castro Selflessness By Alex Masereka Members of the ruling National Resistance Movement (NRM) party’s B12 study have hailed former Cuban leader, commandante Fidel Castro Ruz’s selflessness in a glowing tribute.   This happened last Friday during their visit to the Cuban Embassy in Uganda in Kololo, an upscale Kampala suburb. The group […]

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PHOTOS: Lukwago Wowed By Visit To Jesus Christ’s Birthplace

PHOTOS: Lukwago Wowed By Visit To Jesus Christ’s Birthplace By Alex Masereka Kampala City Lord Mayor Erias Lukwago has spoken of his amazement following a visit to to the Church of Nativity in Jerusalem, Israel.   Lukwago last week visited the church that is located on the spot believed to be the birthplace of Jesus Christ […]

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Huawei Excites MTN Marathon Participants With Goodies And Smartphones

Huawei Excites MTN Marathon Participants With Goodies And Smartphones By Alex Masereka Huawei Uganda thrilled MTN Marathon attendees with an assortment of goodies and smartphones. The goodies which included Huawei Y3 Lite smartphones, phone holders, selfie sticks, note books and T-Shirts were awarded to participants who correctly answered questions on the Huawei brand during the […]

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UPDF, SFC Make Nomination List of Top 50 Sustainable Development Agencies

UPDF, SFC Make List of Top 50 Sustainable Development Agencies The Ugandan army, Uganda Peoples Defence Forces (UPDF), Special Forces Command and the country’s ministry of defence have been nominated for recognition the 2016 – 2017 Uganda Top50 Sustainable Development Agencies. Public Opinions recognise, award and accredit agencies which promotes and uphold international best practices […]

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Huawei Scoops UNBS Quality Products Award

Huawei Scoops UNBS Quality Products Award By Alex Masereka The Uganda National Bureau of Standards (UNBS) has awarded Huawei Uganda for business excellence and economy building by its raised quality of products and services through implementation of ISO 9001. Huawei is among the companies certified for the ISO 9001 which was started by UNBS to […]

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MTN K’la Marathon Given Boost As Huawei Injects In Shs250m

MTN K’la Marathon Given Boost As Huawei Injects In Shs250m Preparations for the 2016 MTN Kampala Marathon were on Wednesday given a major boost after leading global Information and Communication Technology giant, Huawei pumped a whooping Shs250m. Huawei, that has in the recent past increased its corporate social responsibility activities gave the money to support the […]

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Details On Fallen Agriculture Ministry Boss Emerge

Details On Fallen Agriculture Ministry Boss Emerge The family of the Uganda government official, who was found dead in Amsterdam on Monday, says he has been suffering from “bouts of hiccups” according to reports on loval news agency, Uganda Radio Network. Michael Odong, the assistant commissioner in charge of Crop Protection and Certification in the […]

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Zambian Youth Warn M7: Tame Your Tongue, This Is Zambia Not Uganda

Zambian Youth Warn M7: Tame Your Tongue, This Is Zambia Not Uganda A section of youths in Zambia have warned Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni to back off their country’s affairs. The group, a youth wing of United Party for National Development (UNDP), the main opposition party issued the warning on Monday moments after Museveni who was in […]

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Top Agriculture Ministry Official Dies Mysteriously At Dutch Airport

Top Agriculture Ministry Official Dies Mysteriously At Dutch Airport A top official in the Ministry of Agriculture has been found dead at Schiphol airport Amsterdam, in the Netherlands. The deceased identified as Michael Odong hails from Gulu, northern Uganda and was said to be on his way to Geneva. According to local reports, Michael was was an […]

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M7 ‘Gets Star-struck’ As He Meets Africa Independence Hero Kenneth Kaunda

M7 ‘Gets Star-struck’ As He Meets Africa Independence Hero Kenneth Kaunda Uganda’s President Yoweri Museveni has expressed great admiration for 92 year-old Kenneth Kaunda, the founding father of Zambia telling his guests and journalists; “You are in the presence of a great man. If Mwalimu Nyerere and this man had not stood firm, history would […]

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Tubonga Naawe Top Star Bebe Cool, Sheebah Fail To Win MAMA Awards

Tubonga Naawe Top Star Bebe Cool, Sheebah Fail To Win MAMA Awards By Alex Masereka Top Ugandan artist, Moses Ssali aka Bebe Cool is among the three musicians from the East African nation who left empty handed at the just concluded MTV MAMA Awards held in Johannesburg, South Africa. Bebe Cool, considered the lead star […]

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Scribes, Sports Fraternity Eulogize Luwandagga As Police Clears Son

Scribes, Sports Fraternity Eulogize Luwandagga As Police Clears Son Staff at Uganda Broadcasting Corporation (UBC) have been showering praise on fallen sports commentator Andrew Patrick Luwandagga. Many have been crediting him for mentoring young talent and fostering continuity at the state broadcaster. Luwandagga, the long serving head of the sports and current affairs department at […]

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