Museveni promotes SFC boss Don Nabaasa

Museveni promotes SFC boss Don Nabaasa

The commander of the country’s elite Special Forces command Colonel Don Nabaasa has been promoted to the rank of a Brigadier General in the Uganda People’s Defence Forces. The Commander in Chief Gen. Yoweri Museveni’s office on Wednesday confirmed Nabaasa’s promotion. Colonel Abel Kandiho the Chief of Military Intelligence has also been promoted to the rank […]

Chinese who gave Sam Kuteesa Shs1.8 billion bribe for Hoima oil deal arrested

Chinese who gave Sam Kuteesa Shs1.8 billion bribe for Hoima oil deal arrested

Almost a fortnight after Foreign Affairs Minister Sam Kuteesa was named among powerful world politicians with offshore companies that avoid taxes named in “Paradise Papers”, the man from Sembabule is being probed by the United States over receiving bribes exchange for business advantages for a Chinese oil and gas company. The American judiciary on Tuesday […]

Strike offers Gashumba more freedom as fraud case drags on

Strike offers Gashumba more freedom as fraud case drags on

Grade one Magistrate Samuel Kagoda has asked socialite Frank Gashumba and his co-accused persons, Innocent Kasumba one Ismail Kiyingi  to return on 11th December since both the trial Chief magistrate James Eremye Mawanda and the Prosecutors were indisposed. The trio who are out on bail appeared before Grade One Magistrate, Mr Samuel Kagoda, on Monday. They […]

Nyakasura School alumni in golf, football fundraising events

Nyakasura School alumni in golf, football fundraising events

Nyakasura School, one of Uganda’s prestigious educational facilities is a beehive of activities as an  alumni charity golf and football showcases happen today (November 11, 2017) in Fort Portal, Kabarole, Western Uganda. The events provide a platform to raise funds and awareness about the ongoing fundraising campaign to refurbish Nyakasura School. Already confirmed participating in […]

Prof. Kabwegyere Attacks MPs over Age Limit Debate

Prof. Kabwegyere Attacks MPs over Age Limit Debate

As the political arena in Uganda gets heated, renowned sociology Professor Tarsis Kabwegyere has criticized the presence of the upper presidential age limit. While meeting the legal committee on Wednesday morning Prof. Kabwegyere argued that there is a difference between ones chronological age and their biological age. The professor in his opinion noted that the […]

Doctors STRIKE for more wages than MPs in Uganda

Doctors STRIKE for more wages than MPs in Uganda

Doctors have resolved to go on strike over poor pay. This was resolved at a emergency meeting of the Medical Workers Union is at Mulago Hospital. Last month, doctors voted to go on strike at all public hospitals, commencing today, unless government responds to their demands. Their list of demands includes, a salary for doctors that […]

MPs mourn successor of Mrs Museveni killed by virus

MPs mourn successor of Mrs Museveni killed by virus

Parliament pays tribute to fallen Ruhaama MP, William Zinkuratiire who passed away in Nsambya hospital on Saturday after a long battle with Hepatitis B virus. Beijukye was elected Ruhama county MP in February 2016 under the National Resistance Movement (NRM) ticket. He replaced the First Lady Janet Museveni who held the seat in the 8th […]

MIDWEEK PLOT! Torino Kololo hosts Evoke Night

MIDWEEK PLOT!  Torino Kololo hosts Evoke Night

Over the years, different people have come out and started up new theme nights most of which never really trend or even see it to the life of day. However, the guys at Fine Media have brought something new and funky dubbed ‘Evoke Night’ whose debut show is tomorrow at Torino Bar in Kololo- there’s […]

Bweyogerere pupils enjoy 800 litres of free milk

Bweyogerere pupils enjoy 800 litres of free milk

In a bid to reach out to more Primary schools as part of its schools’ program, Fresh Dairy is visiting several schools and donating products, to encourage consumption of dairy products to boost health and nutrition. The schools so far visited include; Kirinya Catholic Primary School, Bweyogerere, Nakasero Primary School, Lower Nsooba Primary School, Kirinya […]

Lugogo hosting fair for MTN Innovation Awards 2017 nominees

Lugogo hosting fair for MTN Innovation Awards 2017 nominees

MTN Uganda will host an exhibition for the 45 selected submissions for the MTN Innovation Awards 2017. The exhibition will take place on Saturday, October 28 th 2017 at the Shoprite Lugogo Mall parking area. On display will be the 45 finalist entries that have made it to the next phase of the MTN Innovation […]