Kanungu youth win Ishasha Wild run, to fly to Entebbe

Kanungu youth win Ishasha Wild run, to fly to Entebbe

Youthful Biryomumeisho Mark and Tayebwa Anne won Aerolinks air tickets to fly from Kihihi Airstrip to Entebbe after coming first in the inaugural Ishasha Uganda Wild run The duo beat competition from seasoned runners in the fun competition organised by Kinkiizi Tourism Club, a conversation group. At the handover ceremony on Sunday, Tourism minister Hon […]

(PHOTOS) Youthful Makidadi hosts Mufti in Butogota

(PHOTOS) Youthful Makidadi hosts Mufti in Butogota

The Mufti of Uganda Sheikh Shaban Mubajje has urged Muslim youth in the country to be at the forefront of promoting unity among themselves and people of different religious affiliation in order to prosper. Sheikh Mubajje made the remarks on Friday evening when he was hosted for dinner by the family of Mr. Kwizera Makidadi […]

Uganda to spend Shs 37 billion on LC1 2017 elections

Uganda to spend Shs 37 billion on LC1 2017 elections

Elections for Local Council I and II will finally be held in January 2017, the minister of State for Housing, Dr Chris Baryomunsi, has revealed. Mr Baryomunsi said that the cabinet and EC are all aware of the President’s directive to hold LCI and LCII elections in January next year, according to Daily Monitor. A […]

Sheikh Mubajje wins Kanungu hearts

Sheikh Mubajje wins Kanungu hearts

Scores of Muslims jammed Kunungu’s Kihihi and Butogota mosques to welcome the Mufti of the Uganda Muslim Supreme Council His Eminence Sheikh Shaban Ramadhan Mubaje on Friday. Mubajje who has traversed the country, told Kanungu Muslims that his task is to unite a community and called on them be tolerant and live in harmony with […]

I’ll work with President Trump, Museveni promises

I’ll work with President Trump, Museveni promises

Uganda has reacted to the the triumph of Donald Triumph over Hillary Clinton in the US presidential election. President Museveni’s office said that Uganda was hoping to work with the new US government to boost bilateral relations. Mr. Museveni was speaking to his media team at the Sheraton Hotel in Addis Ababa shortly after attending […]

Museveni doctor gets PS job, Asuman Lukwago goes to Education

Museveni doctor gets PS job, Asuman Lukwago goes to Education

President Museveni has today November 4th, 2016 confirmed Dr Diana Atwine, the former head of State House Health Monitoring Unit as Ministry of Health permanent secretary (PS), TheUgandan can confirm. Dr Atwine, a physician and specialist in Internal Medicine, and the President’s doctor, officially takes over from Dr Asuman Lukwago who crosses over to the […]

Ishasha Wild Run excites conservationists

Ishasha Wild Run excites conservationists

The first ever wildlife run to be held in the Great Lakes region as excited nature conservationists to the extent it has attracted participants from as far as Tanzania, Kenya Rwanda, Ethiopia and Democratic Republic of Congo among others. The run slated for November 12th 2016,  is a brain child of Kinkiizi Tourism Club an […]

Kanungu bosses hijack Shs 400million meant for Kambuga Hospital facelift

Kanungu bosses hijack Shs 400million meant for Kambuga Hospital facelift

The current Kanungu LC5 chairperson Josephine Kasya and numerous district leaders are still very close with former  PM Amama Mbabazi and seen as frustrating the NRM gov’t programmes The appointment of Dr Diana Atwiine as the new Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Health brings a ray of hope to locals in Kanungu District. Under her predecessor […]

RUKUNGIRI: Govt ‘refuses’ to look after Buyanja and Kebisoni Town Councils

RUKUNGIRI: Govt ‘refuses’ to look after Buyanja and Kebisoni Town Councils

Buyanja and Kebisoni TCs voted massively for Dr. Kizza Besigye  There is no doubt that Kebisoni and Buyanja Town Councils in Rukungiri District were created as the 2016 political terrain took shape, unfortunately denied victory to the ruling National Resistance Movement preferring to shower FDC’s Dr. Kizza Besigye with votes unlike in the 2011 presidential […]

Gov’t officials profiteering from poaching – NGO

Gov’t officials profiteering from poaching –  NGO

Seka Hussein, 38, was arrested on Sunday by the Police with 32 pieces of hippopotamus teeth that weighed 15 kilograms. An NGO, Natural Resources Conservation Network (NRCN), has attacked unnamed top government officials who are allegedly profiteering in the trade of wildlife products and protecting poachers who are directly involved in the vices. This follows […]

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