High Court set for landmark acquitting of Muslim clerics of murder, terrorism

High Court set for landmark acquitting of Muslim clerics of murder, terrorism

Court assessors have advised the three Justices in the case of the 14 suspects charged with the murder of two Muslim clerics to acquit them. The assessors gave their opinion to the judges of the International Crimes Division Court this morning. They told court that Prosecution did not present sufficient evidence to prove charges of […]

Singer Zanie Brown turns philanthropist

Singer Zanie Brown turns philanthropist

Local diva Zanie Brown this week kicked off her new school project dubbed Zanie Brown 4 schools and the Muyaye hit maker started off with visiting City Side College where she donated a couple of scholastic materials to the students Zanie shared blessings with the students by donating to them hundreds of texts books, exercise […]

John Ssebaana Kizito is dead

John Ssebaana Kizito is dead

Former Democratic Party (DP) President and property mogul, John Ssebaana Kizito has been announced dead by his close confidants quoting doctors after three weeks on life support machines. The former Mayor of Kampala passed away on Monday morning at Nakasero Hospital’s intensive care unit with four health experts were still monitoring his health. Current DP […]

Watch Full ‘Unforgettable’ 2017 Bet Awards Live performance of Uganda’s Triplets Ghetto Kids

Watch Full ‘Unforgettable’ 2017 Bet Awards Live performance of Uganda’s Triplets Ghetto Kids

They didn’t win an international award like Uganda’s dancehall artist Edrisa Musuuza, known professionally by his stage name as Eddy Kenzo but young dancers Triplets Ghetto Kids (TGK) surely won more hearts on Sunday. They graced the BET Awards that were held at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, USA performing alongside American musicians, French Montana […]

In Arua then Kampala, United Nations chief set for $2b (Shs7 trillion) crisis talks with Museveni

In Arua then Kampala, United Nations chief set for $2b (Shs7 trillion) crisis talks with Museveni

Expressing solidarity with Ugandan people, in the wake of recent violence in the country immediate neighbors, a world record refugee burden – United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres is going to spend several days in Uganda. Mr. Guterres is expected to arrive today in the country for the Refugee Solidarity Summit that starts tomorrow. The former […]

Gov’t keeps displaced Apaa people waiting for food relief

Gov’t keeps displaced Apaa people waiting for food relief

After a weekend of intense fighting in which at least 4 people were killed and more than 20 others injured during the resultant clashes,  displaced people in Apaa parish, Amuru district are not amused by government’s decision to delay distribution of relief food by over 24hours. This was after government finally delivered food to displaced people in Apaa […]

Ugandans react as Makerere student is summoned for ‘exposing nakedness’

Ugandans react as Makerere student is summoned for ‘exposing nakedness’

The prestigious Makerere University has threatened disciplinary action against a female student for wearing a skirt which was “cut into many strips” and which exposed “part of her nakedness” at a student dinner. In a letter addressed to Rebbeca Nadumba, the university management said: “It is alleged that the picture which appeared last Friday/Saturday (May […]

Ugandans caught trading in fake dollars

Ugandans caught trading in fake dollars

These are strange times in Ugandan economy. And stranger still is the reemerging that the shilling is falling further against world currencies but Ugandans still want to take shortcuts. The latest news is about Police in Lira holding five people who were found with a box full of counterfeit dollar bills. David Ongom Mudong, the […]

Ticketing info for Morgan Heritage Kampala concert

Ticketing info for Morgan Heritage Kampala concert

The latest we have obtained is that the VVIP tickets for the show are finally on sale at 300k. According to sources, organizers had a hard time determining the price of tables, before unanimously fixing it to UGX 3M per table. Reliable sources have further told us that the ordinary tickets are set to hit […]

Kitgum MP Anywar fighting for her life after getting hurt in horrific Lamwo district accident

Kitgum MP Anywar fighting for her life after getting hurt in horrific Lamwo district accident

Kitgum Municipality Member of Parliament Beatrice Anywar remains in a critical condition in hospital after getting involved in a nasty accident at Kangole Primary school in Paloga Sub county Lamwo district. The legislator was traveling to Kampala, from the burial of Michael Ocan, the husband of Gulu woman MP Betty Aol Ocan and her Land Cruiser registration […]