Mo Farah under Ugandan attack in London tonight

Mo Farah under Ugandan attack in London tonight

The World Athletic Championships in London today start with superstar Mo Farah leading creme de la creme of the 25 lap race. Uganda’s Joshua Cheptegei who disappointed at the Kampala IAAF World Cross-country, teammates Timothy Toroitich and Moses Kurong will look to unsettle Mo Farah or Kenyans Geoffrey Kamworro and Bedan Karokiin tonight’s 10,000 meter […]

Accountants shockingly override teachers at Kyambogo University

Accountants shockingly override teachers at Kyambogo University

Uganda’s second biggest University, Kyambogo has for the 2017/2018 academic year admitted a total of 14,063 students for its degree and diploma courses under private sponsorship scheme. Of this, 12,651 students are going to study degree courses and the remaining 1,412 on diploma programmes. The highest number of students admitted at the University with a […]

dfcu donates cement to renovate Pece stadium

dfcu donates cement to renovate Pece stadium

The dilapidated Pece War Memorial Stadium will finally get a much needed makeover ahead of the Federation of East African Secondary Schools Sports Association (FEASSA) Games slated for August this year with dfcu Bank has today handed over 1,000 bags of cement valued at over UGX 30 million. Despite Acholi youths being known for their sportsmanship […]

So what’s more dangerous – Bamugemereire reveals land inquiry witnesses facing death from M7 spies

So what’s more dangerous – Bamugemereire reveals land inquiry witnesses facing death from M7 spies

Witnesses that have appeared before the ongoing commission of inquiry into land matters have reportedly been threatened by some individuals with links to state security agencies. This was revealed by Justice Catherine Bamugemereire, the chairperson of the commission, investigating a range of issues in Uganda’s land sector. The commission was tasked to inquire into the […]

Uganda gov’t takes over UTL multibillion debt, forces Libyans to resign

Uganda gov’t takes over UTL multibillion debt, forces Libyans to resign

Uganda’s government has taken over management of hugely indebted Uganda Telecom effective immediately. Finance minister  Matia Kasaija on Wednesday afternoon said that government had decided to take over the affairs and management of Utl with immediate effect, and will engage Libyan owners Ucom to ensure an orderly transition. TheUgandan understands that UTL needs a big capital […]

Oil cash bonus: MPs grilling Andrew Mwenda

Oil cash bonus: MPs grilling Andrew Mwenda

As the committee on Commissions, Statutory Authorities on State Enterprises, headed by Bugweri MP Abdu Katuntu, enters the sixth week into the oil money ‘handshake’ probe, controversial journalist Andrew Mwenda is today set to make an appearance. He is set to be questioned about his links to some of the 42 beneficiaries of the Shs 6 […]

Fallen internal spymaster Brig. Balya faces MPs over Juba job

Fallen internal spymaster Brig. Balya faces MPs over Juba job

Parliament has today evaluated the capabilities of Brigadier Ronnie Balya, Uganda’s Ambassador designate to Juba, South Sudan who is set to replace Maj Gen Robert Rusoke. Balya who served as the deputy director-general of the Internal Security Organisation (ISO) since 2006 before taking the helm in 2010, was last month replaced by a little-known retired […]