People flee bad odour-filled Kasese as corpses rot away

People flee bad odour-filled Kasese as corpses rot away

There has been a mass exodus from the restive Kasese town as bodies of policemen who died in clashes with the guards of the king of Rwenzururu are being transported to the main police station in the area. There are more corpses than refrigerators at the health facility’s morgue, leaving others to decay. Locals say […]

Judge who freed Kizza Besigye from Luzira transferred to Mpigi

Judge who freed Kizza Besigye from Luzira transferred to Mpigi

Uganda’s Principal Judge Dr Yorokamu Bamwiine has with immediate effect transferred High Court Judge Wilson Musalu Museni who granted FDC’s former presidential candidate Col Dr Kizza Besigye bail from Luzira Prison, having been on remand for weeks on treason charges. Besigye was charged with treason and remanded to Luzira prison in May this year before […]

Police, army put Rwenzururu King Mumbere under house arrest after Kabarole shootings

Police, army put Rwenzururu King Mumbere under house arrest after Kabarole shootings

Hundreds of military and police commandoes have besieged the cultural institution of Rwenzururu in Kasese town following the military operations that started on Thursday in Rwenzori region. The security officers majorly Uganda Peoples Defence Force commandoes pitched camp outside the royal palace of Obusinga bwa Rwenzururu since last night. Several others are deployed at the royal […]

Bebe Cool’s son leaves for UK soccer school

Bebe Cool’s son leaves for UK soccer school

Singer Bebe Cool is keen on developing his son Alpha Thierry’s talent, after he was approved to join a soccer academy in the UK, where he will spend this Primary Seven vacation. He is set to start the training after Christmas. Alpha has won himself the best footballer of the year award at the Prolline […]

Maj Gen Oketta OUT, Gen Nakibus Lakara IN Operation Wealth Creation

Maj Gen Oketta OUT, Gen Nakibus Lakara IN Operation Wealth Creation

The Commander in Chief of the armed forces, General Yoweri Museveni has appointed Maj Gen James Nakibus Lakara (55) as the new Deputy Chief Coordinator, Operation Wealth Creation (OWC). Maj Lakara takes over the void left by the sudden demise of Maj Gen Julius Facki Oketta.  Oketta died last Saturday at Kadic hospital, Bukoto, a […]

Andrew Mwenda trying to free suspected killer Kanyamunyu, says TVO

Andrew Mwenda trying to free suspected killer Kanyamunyu, says TVO

Famous social media activist Tom Voltaire Okwalinga (also known as TVO) has alleged that while Police continue investigating the murder of Kenneth Akena, who was shot at Game Stores at Lugogo on Saturday night, controversial journalist Andrew Mwenda is busy trying to obstruct. For some years now, TVO has been posting politically-charged information on his […]

Black Bell party heads to Nkozi

Black Bell party heads to Nkozi

The saying that meat is given to those with teeth has never been so true. While MUK was hit with the devastating closure news, Black Bell was planning an exciting next level party to be held at Nkozi. The party, that happens this Friday will feature Uganda’s top entertainment acts, lots of beer and exciting […]

Kampala braces for King Saha ‘Mwana Gwe’ concert tonight

Kampala braces for King Saha ‘Mwana Gwe’ concert tonight

He announced his arrival on the big stage last May at his Gundeeze concert when drunken fathers dancing with babies on their backs; mothers, who looked like they just escaped from the kitchen, singing along to the music with no worries as their little ones imitated the bend-over dance, Freedom City’s children section is again […]