PROFILED: Kayihura fires jailbird Joel Aguma in latest reshuffle

PROFILED: Kayihura fires jailbird Joel Aguma in latest reshuffle

Notorious Joel Aguma who was the commandant of the Police Standards Unit (PSU) has been dropped by the Inspector General of Police Gen. Kale Kayihura. In a Friday reshuffle, Aguma who is currently remanded in Luzira has been replaced as PSU boss by with Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Good Mwesigwa. Aguma is being investigated […]

Presidential age removal from the constitution ‘done deal’

Presidential age removal from the constitution ‘done deal’

The Legal and Parliamentary Affairs Committee of Parliament has endorsed a proposal to lift the limits on the presidential age from the constitution. The recommendations are based on outcomes of the consultation process on a private members bill presented in September by Igara West MP Raphael Magyezi. The bill sought to among others; amend Article […]

Lwengo NGO Joy for Humanity launches in the UK

Lwengo NGO Joy for Humanity launches in the UK

Joy For Humanity (JFH) a non-profit organisation launched in the UK on November 3rd to advance education of children in Lwengo District and to make provisions for the financial and other material support of those who would otherwise be prevented from or have limited opportunity to benefit from education. JFH UK branch is spearheaded by […]

MTN accounts for Kampala marathon money

MTN accounts for Kampala marathon money

Thousands of participants, like it has been in the previous editions, on 19th, November 2017 ran the different events in 10km, 21km and 42km at Kololo Independence ground. And now the country’s biggest telco, MTN Uganda has announced that as a result of the overwhelming turn-up for the marathon, Ugx.600m was raised to support two […]

‘I am selling Nsambya barracks’, Kayihura tells Gen. Saleh

‘I am selling Nsambya barracks’, Kayihura tells Gen. Saleh

The Inspector General of Police, Gen Kale Kayihura, has intimated to fellow army man Gen. Salim Saleh that his Force is looking for buyers to buy the prime 58.9 hectares where Nsambya barracks sits,the biggest police barracks in east and central Africa. Speaking during a visit to Kapeeka, Nakaseke District where Gen. Saleh oversees the […]

Chemical capacity can spur development in LDCs, PS Bigirimana tells The Hague

Chemical capacity can spur development in LDCs, PS Bigirimana tells The Hague

The Uganda Government has called for increased cooperation at the international level that will help developing countries build none prohibited chemical capacity and industry as one of the avenues of catapulting economic development. Delivering a keynote address at the ongoing twenty second session of the conference of the States Parties of the Chemical Weapons Convention […]

#FDCDecides2017: Presidential election ongoing in Namboole

#FDCDecides2017: Presidential election ongoing in Namboole

(Photos via Nicholas Bamulanzeki) Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) party delegates will today vote for a new party president, campaigns are done with voting underway at Mandela National stadium in Namboole. The party top echelon has been divided between the top two candidates too, with the former party presidential candidate Dr Kizza Besigye, party secretary […]

MTN Innovation Award winners share Shs97.2m

MTN Innovation Award winners share Shs97.2m

The nine winners of the MTN Innovation Awards 2017 have Thursday been given their cash prizes from MTN Uganda. The winners led by Innovator of the year David Gonahosa picked their cash prizes totaling $27,000 (Ugx.97.2) during a handover ceremony and interaction with the MTN Uganda Chief Marketing Officer, Olivier Prentout. The nine came top […]

Roofings employees are Lalani’s biggest treasure

Roofings employees are Lalani’s biggest treasure

Many companies focus all their branding efforts on marketing activities such as advertising campaigns and packaging, yet their most powerful brand asset is their employees. On Saturday 18th November 2017, Roofings Limited at the Roofings Rolling Mills Namanve held an Employee Product Awareness engagement with the sole purpose to educate staff members about their extensive […]

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