Museveni shuns consecration of Rukungiri bishop in ‘Besigye town’

Museveni shuns consecration of Rukungiri bishop in ‘Besigye town’

Much has changed since FDC’s Kizza Besigye swept Rukungiri, his home district during the February 18 presidential elections, beating the incumbent Yoweri Kaguta Museveni for the first time in four attempts at the presidency. Still, none of that blather was expected this time as President Museveni made his entry into the hilly town some 400km […]

M23 rebels regroup, executing Ugandans – Kisoro leaders

M23 rebels regroup, executing Ugandans – Kisoro leaders

The recent wave of killings in the mountainous Kisoro District have been blamed on ruminants of disbanded Congolese rebel outfit, The March 23 Movement, often abbreviated as M23 and also known as the Congolese Revolutionary Army. The outcry follows the murder of Mr. Innocent Mugisha, a prominent business man in Kisoro Town who was this […]

Archbishop Ntagali faults the rich on land grabbing

Archbishop Ntagali faults the rich on land grabbing

  The Archbishop of the Church of Uganda ,The Most Rev Stanley Ntagali has blamed the increased land conflicts in the country on the rich people who use their influence and wealth to deprive the poor of their land. Archbishop Ntagali made the remarks at Bucence Church of Uganda in Nyakagyeme sub county in Rukungiri […]

Triple tragedy as Uganda Cranes footballer Murushid Jjuko’s three babies die in 50 hours

Triple tragedy as Uganda Cranes footballer Murushid Jjuko’s three babies die in 50 hours

After a 39-year wait, Uganda’s return to the prestigious continental showpiece, African Nations Cup has been hit by misfortunate after first team centre back Murushid Jjuko was bereaved of newly born triplets. Heartbroken, on Friday when the national team departed for their Tunisia training camp after the first, a boy, died on Thursday night, Juuko […]

Another Ugandan student mysteriously dies in Germany

Another Ugandan student mysteriously dies in Germany

A Ugandan student at Humboldt University of Berlin in Germany is reported dead by the time TheUgandan reported the shocking news, circumstances surrounding her death were unknown. A search on the university website has not yet revealed that its student is dead but the victim in her mid-20’s has been identified as Ruth Mugambwa Nakato […]

Top Besigye aides ‘stole’ Shs30m in Mbarara hotel

Top Besigye aides ‘stole’ Shs30m in Mbarara hotel

Weeks after former FDC presidential candidate Dr. Kizza Besigye was accused of embezzling party funds collected from his defiance campaigns, his two lieutenants from Mbarara are being accused of theft. Buhweju Member of Parliament Francis Mwijukye and Mbarara’s FDC District Chairman Stanley Katembeya have been reported at Mbarara Central Police Station by a one Innocent […]

‘It is not me who is the LRA’, ex-commander Ongwen pleads to ICC

‘It is not me who is the LRA’, ex-commander Ongwen pleads to ICC

Dominic Ongwen, a former commander of the Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) has pleaded not guilty to war crimes and crimes against humanity as his trial opened Tuesday before the International Criminal Court at The Hague. Ongwen said he was himself a victim of the LRA atrocities while denying personal responsibility. He said the LRA should […]