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 […]

We Are Charged shs5000 a km For Ambulance Services – Expectant Mothers

We Are Charged shs5000 a km For Ambulance Services – Expectant Mothers By Andrew Cohen Amvesi Maracha Women in Maracha district, mainly expectant Mothers have come out to openly accuse their medical bosses of charging […]

Istanbul Reina nightclub attack ‘leaves 39 dead’

Istanbul Reina nightclub attack ‘leaves 39 dead’ At least 39 people, including 16 foreigners, have died in an attack on a nightclub in Istanbul, Turkey’s interior minister has said. Suleyman Soylu also revealed police were […]

Snow Falls In The Sahara Desert

Snow Falls In The Sahara Desert Incredible photos capture freak snowfall in the Sahara Desert, believed to be first time it has fallen on the unforgiving red dunes in almost 40 years. The largest hot […]

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 […]

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 […]

Kenya, World Bank Consider $150 Million Off-Grid Power Project

Kenya, World Bank Consider $150 Million Off-Grid Power Project Kenya and the World Bank are in talks about financing a $150 million solar-and-wind project in the country’s remote, off-grid northeastern region. “We anticipate firm positions […]

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, […]

Torn between army and rebels, S.Sudan refugees speak out

Torn between army and rebels, S.Sudan refugees speak out By Michael O’Hagan Yumbe (Uganda) (AFP) – South Sudanese refugees in Uganda have described being forced to flee soaring ethnic violence at the hands of the South […]

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 – […]

REVEALED! Why Uganda Is A Model For Dealing With Refugees

REVEALED! Why Uganda Is A Model For Dealing With Refugees THIS week French authorities began clearing the “jungle”, a refugee camp in Calais that has become symbolic of the failures of Europe’s policies towards asylum-seekers and […]

Somalia’s Female Presidential Candidate: ‘If Contesting Means I die, So Be It’

Somalia’s Female Presidential Candidate: ‘If Contesting Means I die, So Be It’ Somalian presidential elections are set to take place at the end of November, and among the 18 candidates is Fadumo Dayib — the […]

BIZARRE! Nigerian Actress Fired For Hugging Music Star Classiq In Music Video

BIZARRE! Nigerian Actress Fired For Hugging Music Star Classiq In Video A leading Nigerian actress has been banned from the Hausa-language film industry because of her “immoral” behaviour, the main industry body says. Rahma Sadau caused offence […]

Red Pepper’s Elisha Lands Miss Tourism Nomination

Red Pepper’s Elisha Lands Miss Tourism Nomination Ardent readers of the mighty red pepper must by now be familiar with the name Elisha Muloki. Yes, that baddest snapper who brings you the soupiest flesh in […]

Tourism Minister Excites Students With Python Challenge

Tourism Minister Excites Students With Python Challenge Uganda’s Minister of Tourism, Wildlife and Antiquities, Professor Ephraim Kamuntu recently shocked students after he accepted to take on the ‘Wild Life Challenge’ also known as the python challenge. […]

Operation Fika Salama: How Police Is Taking On ‘Massacre’ Road To End Carnage

Operation Fika Salama: How Police Is Taking On ‘Massacre’ Road To End Carnage Uganda’s Kampala – Masaka highway was recently christened ‘Massacre’ road following a series of fatal accidents early and mid this year that […]

Kampala Music School, Autumn Studios Launch Unique Training Programme

Kampala Music School, Autumn Studios Launch Unique Training Programme The Kampala Music School has partnered with Autumn Studios to launch a training programme in Kampala that integrates dance and music training. Mr. Kiggundu Musoke, the KMS […]

Huawei, Airtel Partner To Aid Disabled

Huawei, Airtel Partner To Aid Disabled By Alex Masereka Huawei has joined hands with Telecom giants Airtel to give Wheelchairs to the physically challenged people in Uganda at Mulago Hospital. The latest we have gathered is that […]

Keko Now Using Music To Help Young Ugandans Abandon Drugs

Keko Now Using Music To Help Young Ugandans Abandon Drugs Ugandan rapper Jocelyne Tracey akak Keko is no stranger to overcoming challenges. At the height of her success in 2014 she was struggling with drink and […]

Sudhir Daughter Set to Wed Goldstar’s Sakar In Multi-billion London Do

Sudhir Daughter Set to Wed Goldstar’s Sakar In Multi-billion London Do By Stuart Yiga East Africa’s money bags, Dr. Sudhir Ruparelia has once again organized another multi-billion-wedding for his second daughter, Sheena Ruparelia, Red pepper […]