YIIRA REPUBLIC: 8 killed as UPDF attacks separatists Bakonjo in Kabarole

YIIRA REPUBLIC: 8 killed as UPDF attacks separatists Bakonjo in Kabarole

Eight civilians have been killed and 4 arrested as the Uganda Peoples Defence Forces and Police attacked armed youth in Kabarole after Nyamuswa in Kabarole district after six hours of battling with attackers in the hills, TheUgandan has confirmed on Thursday. According to an eyewitness, loud gunshots and military movements are audible and visible in […]

Prospect of MP Kato Lubwama dropping increases after case ruling date set

Prospect of MP Kato Lubwama dropping increases after case ruling date set

Rubaga South Constituency voter Habib Buwembo’s permission to challenge Rubaga South MP Kato Lubwama’s academic qualification has been given a ruling date, the Judiciary has announced. Mr Buwembo is challenging the MP’s academic credentials on grounds that he failed Ordinary Level exams and that he is not fit to be an MP. The High court […]

Controversial Bridge academies beat Uganda govt in round one

Controversial Bridge academies beat Uganda govt in round one

Bridge International academies, which claims to have 12,000 students in Uganda, said it will remain open until December 8 after challenging its closure in the High Court. The stay of execution order dated Monday November 14 issued by High Court deputy Registrar Muse Musimbi, will allow pupils in the academies to sit end of year […]

Lake Albert boat accident: Eight bodies recovered

Lake Albert boat accident: Eight bodies recovered

Only eight of the ten people who drowned after the boat they were traveling in capsized on Lake Albert have been retrieved. Mr Julius Hakiza, the Albertine regional police public relations says the accident occurred on Thursday evening at the Kabolwa Landing Site in Buliisa District. Eleven people were rescued by marine police and local […]

Police discard Kenneth Akena’s ‘dying declaration’

Police discard Kenneth Akena’s ‘dying declaration’

The testimony of slain Kenneth Akena Watmon reportedly made to his to his cousin brother John Paul Nyeko that he was shot by Mathew Kanyamunyu was wrong because of a disparity in the crime scenes, according to Police. Kanyamunyu and his Burundian girlfriend Cynthia Munwangari have been in police custody since November 12 when they […]

Uhuru Kenyatta attacks western superpowers in Kampala

Uhuru Kenyatta attacks western superpowers in Kampala

  Wild celebrations in Uganda are a familiar sight after a President Museveni claims bragging rights over bitter rivals like the International Criminal Court. But Kenyan leader Uhuru Kenyatta has set the bar extremely high by noting that it was time for Africa to take its rightful place in global affairs in spine-tingling fashion. Speaking […]

SHOCKER! Museveni abandons Uhuru Kenyatta at Kampala alcohol party

SHOCKER! Museveni abandons Uhuru Kenyatta at Kampala alcohol party

An impeachable State House source has told TheUgandan about they what is described as an “awkward” encounter between President Museveni and his Kenyan counterpart, His Excellency President Uhuru Kenyatta Saturday evening By press time, Mr Kenyatta had been seen off from State House, Entebbe headed to Kampala Serena Hotel for the annual diplomats black-tie dinner. We’re […]

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