Azira joins Uganda Cranes camp ahead of Congo battle

Azira joins Uganda Cranes camp ahead of Congo battle

Colorado Rapids midfield player Mike Azira was the last player to join camp yesterday to complete a full house ahead of Saturday’s 2018 Fifa World Cup qualifier against Congo Brazzaville. The anchorman immediately joined the 17 other foreign-based players and seven Uganda Premier League stars team has successfully trained at St Mary’s College, Kisubi on […]

Besigye confesses to admiring President Idi Amin

Besigye confesses to admiring President Idi Amin

Opposition leader Dr Kizza Besigye has today, told the 2016 annual Jurists conference about democracy in Africa that he ‘respects’ former Ugandan President Idi Amin. Dr. Besigye described President Amin as a leader do did not ” pretend to be democratic “, and said Ugandan leaders should become servants. The four time FDC presidential candidate […]

Uganda’s stars prepare for $2 million Kampala World x-country

Uganda’s stars prepare for $2 million Kampala World x-country

Despite a financial pinch, Uganda’s star athletes have already entered their training camp under coach Benjamin Longiross as Kampala gears up to hosts the 2017 IAAF World Cross Country Championship. Uganda Athletics Federation (UAF) named a tentative 49-man team which entered camp on November 4 with female athletes at Arua Athletics club camp in Kapkoros […]

Uganda fears import tariff rise after Trump win

Uganda fears import tariff rise after Trump win

Donald Trump’s presidency could lead to extra import tariff imposed on Ugandan goods landing in the US, President Museveni told legislators early this year. Uganda exports to the US largely agricultural products, which include coffee, cocoa, base metals, and fish. Last year, Uganda exported to the US goods totalling to $6.2million and imported goods worth […]

(PHOTOS) Victoria University student helps non-teaching staff

(PHOTOS) Victoria University student helps non-teaching staff

Christmas came early for a number of non-teaching staff at Jinja road based Victoria University when one of the students made a generous donation. The unidentified female student spent almost half a million shillings to buy essential stuff like sugar, soap, rice and vaseline for the none teaching staff including security guards, cleaners, and cooks […]

Museveni: We must do away with peasants

Museveni: We must do away with peasants

Middle class focused President Yoweri Museveni supposed to the region’s judiciary that Uganda and East Africa must do away with peasants to attain transformation.   “I am telling East Africa that we must do away with peasants. Not that they should die but go from pre-captalist mode of life to a modern way of life, to […]

Ugandans to be exposed as Burundi threatens to pull troops out of Somalia

Ugandans to be exposed as Burundi threatens to pull troops out of Somalia

Tempers and bullets are threatening to boil over Burundi’s government threatening to withdraw its troops from the African Union force fighting militant Islamists in Somalia. {PHOTO) Ugandan peacekeeping troops stand during a ceremony at Mogadishu airport in Somalia. Burundi’s Defence Minister Emmanuel Ntahomvukiye told their parliament that the soldiers had not received their $800 (£640) […]

UBC MD creepily acknowledges rot at state broadcaster

UBC MD creepily acknowledges rot at state broadcaster

Wilson Agaba, the managing director of Uganda Broadcasting Corporation (UBC) called ‘malicious’ calls by workers to stage a strike, continuing to taunt the state broadcaster’s failure to stand on its own. An internal memo was leaked on social media yesterday, calling upon workers to lay down their tools on Friday this week in protest of […]