Ex- MP Mary Mugyenyi Rubbishes Maj. Kazoora’s Book

  A former Ugandan Member of Parliament for Nyabushozi County in Kiruhura District has rubbished Maj. John Kazoora’s memoirs saying the former guerilla fighter lied about her. Kazoora, now  Secretary for Defence in the opposition […]

Besigye Arrested, Taken Home

Ugandan opposition leader Col. Kiiza Besigye has been arrested in chaotic scenes that rocked the Ugandan Capital City Kampala. Besigye, together with several opposition leaders, had attempted to walk with crowds from downtown to stage […]

BOU Puts Its Foot on Ground in NBC Saga

Uganda’s Central Bank has put its foot on the ground and said a court order barring it from retaining control of the defunct National Bank of Commerce does not hold. In a statement at the […]

Musisi Receives Death Threats Over Centenary Park Eviction

Kampala City Council Authority (KCCA) Executive Director has received numerous threats on her life following the Thursday take over of the controversial leafy Centenary Park. Musisi talked to this paper in an exclusive interview on […]

Gen Tinyefuza In Shocking Rant

The coordinator of Security services and army Member of Parliament General David Sejusa aka Tinyefuza aka Gen Tinye today sent ripples down the spine of government when he published a missive that can best be […]

K’la in Panic, security Beefed Up

security in Uganda’s capital kampala has been beefed up and many of the connection routes closed ahead of Walk To freedom demonstrations, organised by the opposition leaders. While many of the businesses in the capital remain closed, the […]

Bishop Sentamu Snubbed As Anglican Church Head

Chances of the Ugandan born Archbishop of York John Sentamu to head the influential Anglican Church fell flat after the 16-strong Crown Nominations Commission rejected him on a flimsy reason that he lacks diplomatic skills. […]

National Theatre Boss Arrested

Uganda National Cultural Centre (National Theatre) boss Joseph Walugembe was last Friday night arrested by plain clothed police officers over abuse of office. Walugembe is alleged to have diverted monies accrued from the theater to […]

UGANDA @50: Cabinet, Parliament Clash Over Jubilee Fete

By Henry Mulindwa DESPITE SPENDING Shs30bn on hosting IPU meeting as its major contribution towards the golden jubilee, Cabinet has dust binned all the parliamentary activities in respect to this event. Parliament headed by Speaker, […]


AFTER 2010 FDC Delegates conference at Namboole Stadium, Maj. Gen. Rtd. Mugisha Muntu left the country and went first to Eritrea and later to United States. Muntu left a bitter man after Col. Rtd. Kizza […]

Bakka Dishes Shs12m To Cranes

SPORTS MINISTER Charles Bakkabulindi on Friday showed support to the Uganda Cranes by giving each player Shs5m. The minister, who arrived in camp on Friday unannounced, handed over a package of Shs12m to FUFA Vice […]

BBC’s DJ G Money Set For Konshens’ Show

All is set for Konshens show as DJ G Money is set to accompany him for his concert slated for 5th October at the Kyadondo Rugby Grounds. DJ G Money born in Harlesden, London is […]

‘Kampala, Masindi Fed On Deadly Meat’

By Stanley Ndawula Police are investigating allegations that Kampala and Masindi dwellers are feasting on meat from Zziwa Ranch Ltd which is contaminated with deadly Brucella, Red Pepper exclusively reports. Zziwa Ranch based in Masindi […]

Al-Shabaab Thumped Out Of Kismayu

By Dalton Kaweesa. Forces of African Mission in Somalia (Amisom) have wrestled out of the strategic areas of the port city of Kismayu the heartless Al-Shabaab militants. In a battle that raged on Thursday night, […]

Kyambadde’s Relatives Cited in Centenary Park Saga

By Our Reporter A revelation that Trade Minister Amelia Kyambadde’s relatives misled her on the Centenary Park saga cooled off a potential confrontation with Kampala City Council Authority (KCCA) Executive Director, Jennifer Musisi, Red Pepper […]

Rwanda Plots Business Summit in Uganda

By Arinaitwe Rugyendo The Rwandan High Commission in Uganda is plotting a forum for business actors in both countries in move meant to foster their existing bilateral relations  “Rwanda High Commission developed the idea to host the […]

Uganda Declared Ebola-free

By Jane Kamanzi. Uganda has been declared Ebola-free according to a press statement signed by Health Minister Dr. Christine Ondoa. While addressing journalists this morning on the launch of Ministry of Health and the Uganda […]

Kagame Tells West: ‘Let Africa Solve Her Problems’

By Arinaitwe Rugyendo. Rwandan President has alerted the West that the crisis in the eastern DRC is an African problem that can be solved by Africans. Speaking at a High Level Meeting convened by UN Secretary […]

DONE DEAL! Talent Africa’s Aly Confirms Sean Paul Gig

Star city talent manager and promoter Aly Allibhai has confirmed the much anticipated Jamaican star Sean Paul’s gig. Snoops confirmed that Aly, CEO of Talent Africa flew to Los Angeles where he sealed the whole […]

Besigye Okays ‘Mudslinging’ In FDC Presidential Race

 By Nicholas Mwesigwa Outgoing FDC president Col. Kizza Besigye has said that ‘the natural tendency of a race is to use everything in the store’ to win a contest. Red Pepper can authoritatively report. “In […]