Rwenzururu Kingdom Secrets Leak; Omusinga Is Retired ‘General’

Rwenzururu Kingdom Secrets Leak; Omusinga Is Retired ‘General’ The Bakonzo tribe and subjects of the Rwenzururu Kingdom right now find themselves victims of ‘persecution’ following  last weekend’s attack on the palace and the July 5 2014 attacks that rocked the districts of Ntoroko, Bundibugyo and Kasese claiming the lives of close to 100 people. Yesterday’s […]

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AU Confirms Will Hold AUC Elections, Denies Split

AU Confirms Will Hold AUC Elections Monday, Denies Split   The African Union summit meeting in Kigali will be voting for a new AU commission on Monday, despite rumors of a call for the election to be delayed. There have been persistent rumors at the summit that the ECOWAS bloc of west African states is […]

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Uganda Law Society Fails to Elect New Leadership

Uganda Law Society members have voted to extend the mandate of the Executive Council led by Ruth Sebatindira by six months after failing to elect new leaders at the Annual General Meeting held in Entebbe on Saturday. The resolution came after members declined the endorsement of Ernest Kalibbala as President and Hussein Kashillingi as Vice […]

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Joan Kagezi Gunned Down

The acting deputy Director of Public Prosecutions, Joan Kagezi who was gunned down Monday evening cried out for help, asking good Samaritans to help catch her killers moments before she breathed her last, it has emerged. Joan who was sprayed with bullets on her way home in Kiwatule, a Kampala suburb as she made a stop […]

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M7 Addresses Asian Forum In China

President Yoweri Museveni is in China for a five day working visit. He has attended the BOAO Forum for the Asia Annual Conference. The President is accompanied by the First Lady and Minister for Karamoja Affairs, Janet Museveni. The President yesterday gave an address promoting Uganda’s investment and tourism potential at the forum. The President was hosted […]

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Museveni Bulldozed Into Appointing Katureebe As CJ

After a full year and eight months of operating with no substantive head and limping to the opening of another judicial year under the questionable and unsatisfactory ransom headship of the unfavoured and largely if you may say unaccepted by the legal fraternity Justice Steven Kavuma, finally we witnessed the appointment of Justice Bart Katureebe […]

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MASSIVE RAID: Lokodo Harvests Top Kampala ‘Bean’ Vendors

Ethics and Integrity ministry and Uganda Police force raided Kampala city top bar and arrested 50 bean vendors and their clients. The raid was carried out GEKA Motel in Bakuli Old Kampala in Lubaga division. Detectives from the ministry of Ethics and Integrity were headed by Godfrey Mbonimpa the head of media crime unit and […]

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JACQUELINE MBABAZI: Stress Will Kill Museveni

Jacqueline Mbabazi, the wife of NRM perceived nemesis and booted Prime Minister Amama Mbabazi, said that that stress will kill President Yoweri Museveni. Outspoken Jacqueline made her prophesy to leaders of pro-Mbabazi NRM Poor youth Forum moments before she and Mbabazi flew out of the country for a leisure holiday abroad. The couple flew out […]

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In Pictures: Crest Foam Factory Torched

Crest Foam Mattress factory in Ntinda has gone up in flames. A huge cloud of smoke caused by the fire seen has been sighted emanating from its premises. The Police for purposes of managing the flames without a lot of hindrances have cordon off the Ntinda-Nakawa road where the factory is located. The cause of […]

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43 Electoral Reforms Proposed

The Inter- Party Coalition for Dialogue (IPOD) tabled before Parliament 43 Electoral and Constitutional Reform proposals, which seek to improve the conduct of the next general elections in 2016. Members of the six-party coalition who met Right Hon. Rebecca Kadaga, Speaker of Parliament in her Chambers last week, want amendments made to the Presidential and […]

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Rugunda Quizzed Over Mbabazi Terminal Benefits

Fired Prime Minister Amama Mbabazi is yet to get his terminal benefits. According to Prime Minister Dr. Ruhakana Rugunda, the government is expediting the process to pay off Mbabazi and other people he didn’t name. Rugunda revealed this during a parliamentary sitting a few days ago chaired by deputy speaker Jacob Oulanya. The premier’s statement […]

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Desire Luzinda Faces Arrest Over 20million Debt

Another city business man has dragged the reigning El Niño and rear queen Desire Luzinda to court for failing to payback a debt worth 20million shillings. Ronald Kaliisa claims that two years back Desire borrowed Shs 20.6million from him and signed an agreement to pay after one month. When the time for paying came in, […]

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Photos: How Olive Demanded USD10m From Kigongo

The battle for the multi-billion Mosa Courts between NRM Honcho Moses Kigongo and “his wife” Olive Kigongo has taken a new twist . The pair turned up at High Court Criminal/Execution and Bailiffs’ Division in company of their respective lawyers and headed straight to the office of the Principal Judge, Yorokamu Bamwine as duly summoned to […]

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Chameleone To Be Charged With Murder

A soldier whose son was burnt to death at Jose Chameleone’s home is demanding for his arrest. Maj. Benedict Kyamanywa who is fresh from the AMSOM Somali peace-keeping mission yesterday stormed the Director of Public Prosecution (DPP’s) office demanding for explanations why the file containing murder charges against the killers of his son; Robert Karamagi […]

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Photos: Singh Arrested Over Shs388m Debt

Rubaga North MP flop Singh Parminder Marwaha aka Katongole was yesterday arrested for failing to pay a debt of Shs388m. Katongole was picked by court bailiff Ismail Magumba of Capital Debt Agency as he exited the High Court Execution and Bailiffs Division where he had turned up to clear an earlier debt of his rival […]

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DP Squeezes Gov’t On Who Killed Kayiira

Democratic Party has pressed the government to come out with a clear explanation on the events that led to the death of Dr Andrew lutakome Kayiira. Paul Kenneth Kakande the Publicity Secretary of Democratic Party said that, as party members they want government to avail a more credible explanation about Kayiira’s murder by unknown assailants. […]

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King Oyo To Be Dethroned

Members of the Tooro royal family are pushing for a vote of no confidence in the King Oyo Nyimba Kabamba Iguru Rukidi IV for allegedly abdicating his kingdom duties. On Saturday, close relatives of King Oyo including his paternal uncles and aunties met in Kampala to push for a change in the monarchy. Speaking in […]

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M7 Shakes Cabinet

In Exercise of Powers conferred on the President of Uganda by Articles 99, 108(A) (1), 108 (2), 113(1), 114 (1) of the 1995 Constitution of the Republic of Uganda, I have appointed and re-appointed the Vice President, Prime Minister, Cabinet Ministers and Ministers as listed below: I have also restructured the Ministry of Education and Sports […]

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UACE Results Out: 60, 000 Qualify For University Admissions

Uganda National Examinations yesterday released the 2014 Uganda Advanced Certificate of Education results. The results realised by Education Minister, Jessica Alupo indicate a slight improvement compared to the 2013 performance. History was the best performed subject with over twenty thousand candidates scoring principal passes A, followed by mathematics. Chemistry was the third best performed subject. Girls […]

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Uganda Telecom Managing Director, Ali Amir Resigns

Ali Amir, Managing Director and Board Member at Uganda Telecom (UTL), has resigned from both roles citing personal reasons. He will stay on at the Company till May to serve his notice period and handover to his successor. Ali joined UTL in July 2012, after the UN lifted the sanctions against all Libyan owned assets, […]

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