Sham pastor Kiwedde extradited from Zimbabwe

Sham pastor Kiwedde extradited from Zimbabwe

Self-proclaimed Pastor Paul Muwanguzi aka Kiwedde has been extradited from Zimbabwe, a year after escaping from prison, according to local media. His arrested has been confirmed by Mr Hassan Kasingye, the Director of International Police Directorate in Uganda. Mr Maxwell Ogwal the greater Masaka Regional police commander reveals that police on Wednesday evening received Kiwedde […]

Museveni finally replaces Eng. Kiggundu as Electoral Commission boss

Museveni finally replaces Eng. Kiggundu as Electoral Commission boss

President Museveni has appointed former deputy Director of Public Prosecutions and now Court of Appeal Judge Simon Byabakama Mugenyi as the Electoral Commission chairperson, he replaces Dr. Badru Kiggundu who has been serving the commission for 14 years. ALSO READ: Museveni thanks Eng. Kiggundu, Electoral Commission bosses “Mr Mugenyi is one of the best prosecutors […]

Uncertainty as GMO bills return to Parliament

Uncertainty as GMO bills return to Parliament

Plenary has resumed today after a month in recess with Members of Parliament discussing, among other things, the National Biotechnology and Biosafety Bill, popularly known as the GMO bills which was tossed around by the last House.   During the last Parliament, the bill had faced a “long, hard and incremental effort” in bringing them […]

Owner of Crane Bank’s 47.33 per cent shares unmasked, resigns secretly

Owner of Crane Bank’s 47.33 per cent shares unmasked, resigns secretly

The tycoon declined to disclose the date he quit or the reasons behind his exit. Bank baron Rasik Kantaria, the Kenyan tycoon who is Crane Bank’s second largest shareholder (47.32%), secretly resigned from the bank’s board, according to the Daily Nation. Mr Kantaria owns his Crane Bank stake through White Sapphire Ltd, and has served […]

Azira set for Uganda Cranes game after dumping Steven Gerrad’s LA Galaxy

Azira set for Uganda Cranes game after dumping Steven Gerrad’s LA Galaxy

Friendly on Tuesday Uganda vs Zambia – Namboole Fifa WC qualifier – November 12 Uganda vs Congo Brazzaville After turning a cold shoulder to a number of Cranes coach Micho Sredojevic’s summons, US-based player, Mike Azira could be set for a return. Last week the Serbian tactician told med that the Ugandan midfielder’s would be […]

Tororo residents get new water source from Hima Cement

Tororo residents get new water source from Hima Cement

Aturukuku Primary School that has a population of 556 pupils In a move aimed at increasing access to safe drinking water in communities living around its areas of operation, Hima Cement Litd has donated boreholes to Tororo town’s Western Division. The boreholes were handed over to the benefiting communities with support from Mzee Ahmed Jamal, […]

Entebbe-Kampala Expressway to be fenced reveals UNRA

Entebbe-Kampala Expressway to be fenced reveals UNRA

With 71% of the Entebbe-Kampala Expressway works completed, by November 2017, the Uganda National Roads Authority has said the multibillion highway will be fenced. During a Wednesday morning spot-check by NBS TV, Entebbe-Kampala Expressway project engineer Semanda Hassan said that Ugandans will soon be using this road but will be fenced to limit access to […]

Kool & The Gang to usher in Kampala festival holidays

Kool & The Gang to usher in Kampala festival holidays

As we prepare for what is set to be the concert of the year, a 70’s disco style themed dress code has been chosen for the Kool & The Gang Concert on the 12th of November at the Kololo Airstrip Grounds. The 70’s Disco style themed concert will have Ugandans grooving to the best of […]