Busoga Kingdom, Church of Uganda fight over land

Busoga Kingdom, Church of Uganda fight over land

All is not well between the ‘ObwakyabazingaBwaBusoga’ (Busoga Kingdom) and the BusogaDioces with the latter accusing the traditional institution of trying to grab its land located at Bugembe Town Council just adjacent to the Bugembe Cathedral,  Isaac Baligema reports. The bad blood between the two institutions was unearthed when the commission of inquiry into lands […]

Villager claims MP Ssekikubo stole his wife

Villager claims MP Ssekikubo stole his wife

Lwemiyaga County MP Theodore Ssekikubo has made headlines in the past few weeks over his engagement in the anti age-limit scuffles but his latest scandal will shock the nation. Hon. Ssekikubo has been called a renowned land and woman grabber in the greater Masaka before the Commission of Inquiry into Land matters. TheUgandan has learnt […]

Pastor Kakande given 4 days to abandon Masaka wetlands

Pastor Kakande given 4 days to abandon Masaka wetlands

The Commission of Inquiry into land matters has given Pastor Samuel Kakande four days to halt his work in the vast Lwera wetland at Bukakata sub county in Masaka district. The Lady Justice Catherine Bamugemereire led commission which was instituted by the President in December 2016 started investigating and inquiring into the effectiveness of the […]

Minister Kyambadde gives jailed husband a deaf ear and blind eye

Minister Kyambadde gives jailed husband a deaf ear and blind eye

The Minister for Trade and a longtime ally with President Museveni, Amelia Kyambadde has chosen to give her jailed husband a blind eye, writes Isaac Baligema. TheUgandan can exclusively report that ever since her husband Wilson Kyambadde was convicted to civil Prison at Luzira early this week, the power minister has not bothered to intervene […]

Minister Amongi faults private valuers over hurting government undertakings

Minister Amongi faults private valuers over hurting government undertakings

The Minister for Lands Betty Amongi has said that private valuers have slowed and stalled many government undertakings to due to their unscrupulous conducts. Ms Amongi who was the guest of honour at the one-day Surveyors Registration Board workshop held on Wednesday at Hotel Africana acknowledged that overvaluation is hurting government projects. “Sometime last year […]

Amelia Kyambadde’s hubby sent to Luzira over Shs 1.5 billion debt {PHOTOS INSIDE}

Amelia Kyambadde’s hubby sent to Luzira over Shs 1.5 billion debt {PHOTOS INSIDE}

Minister Amelia Kyambadde’s husband Wilson Kyambadde has Monday been jailed in Kampala over a debt of USD300,000 (over Shs1.5billion as per current exchange rate), TheUgandan can reveal. Flavia Nassuna Matovu, the High Court deputy registrar in charge of execution and bailiffs, imprisoned Mr. Kyambadde for another six months for failing to pay Mr. Amdhan Khan […]

LAND BONANZA: How Nakaseke bosses grabbed big Museveni army land, shared in family

LAND BONANZA: How Nakaseke bosses grabbed big Museveni army land, shared in family

Two top Nakaseke District officials connived with a private surveyor to carve out more than 200 acres during the survey of Uganda Peoples Defense Forces (UPDF) land between 2013 and 2014, the Commission of Inquiry into land matters has heard. Evidence presented before Justice Catherine Bamugemerire yesterday indicates former Nakaseke District speaker Mr. Enock Nyongere […]