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 […]

Museveni installs Kagonyera as Kabale University’s first Chancellor

Museveni installs Kagonyera as Kabale University’s first Chancellor

President Yoweri Museveni has today installed his longtime confidant Prof.  Mondo Kagonyera as the First Chancellor of Kabale University at Kirigime hill, Kabale Municipality, almost six months after his appointment was approved. Prof Kagonyera has officially appointed vice chancellors and other administrators as mandated by the law. “Am ready to serve at Kabale University in […]

How Jose Chameleone was HAULED out of Club Guvnor

How Jose Chameleone was HAULED out of Club Guvnor

Singer Jose Chameleone’s got hands of stone – just ask DJ Brian. The 40-something was thrown out of Industrial Area based Club Guvnor and handed over to the security officers when he allegedly got into a physical fight with the club’s official disc jockey, DJ Brian. Chameleone and DJ Brian were having a causal chat […]

Ex Tooro PM Katuramu ‘death’ appeal scheduled for November 22

Ex Tooro PM Katuramu ‘death’ appeal scheduled for November 22

A Coram of Supreme Court judges will once again hear Katuramu’s ‘life’ appeal Jailed former Tooro premier John Sanyu Katuramu’s appeal against death sentence is among 30 case applications the Supreme Court for 14 days starting November 22, 2016. This particular case headlines the fortnight-long session that will also involve constitutional appeals and applications, civil […]

Am a disciple of Nyerere and Kaunda, Museveni confesses

Am a disciple of Nyerere and Kaunda, Museveni confesses

Nyerere helped M7 overthrow Idi Amin’s regime President Museveni has described himself as a disciple of African greats Kenneth Kaunda and Julius Nyerere during Zambia’s 52nd Independence Anniversary celebrations in Lusaka today. Museveni who is in Lusaka, Zambia for a two-day state visit, this morning met that country’s founding father, Kaunda at his home. Kaunda […]

Ugandan population to hit 105 million as fertility rates soar

Ugandan population to hit 105 million as fertility rates soar

an addition of two million children every year and with a fertility rate of about seven children per woman in rural areas The country’s population is expected to hit 105 million by 2050, a report shows. The increase in population, currently 34.6 million, is attributed to a high fertility rate. According to the State of […]

Sserukuma brace gives Kasasiro Boys win, Villa triumph

Sserukuma brace gives Kasasiro Boys win, Villa triumph

KCCA 3-0 Police Geoffrey Sserunkuma’s brace saw KCCA FC beat Police 3-0 in a pulsating contest in Friday’s Uganda Premier league clash at Philip Omondi Lugogo Stadium in Kampala. In the first period the hosts were definitely the more threatening attacking side with midfielder Paul Mucureezi often prominent for the Kasasiro Boys. Goalkeeper Sam Kivumbi […]

Mutebile suspends Crane Bank bosses as BOU takes over

Mutebile suspends Crane Bank bosses as BOU takes over

Bank of Uganda has put Crane Bank under receivership, takes over management with immediate effect. Our reporters have sighted police officers instead of the usual Nepalese guards at the Bank’s branches across the Uganda. Central Bank Governor Tumusime Mutebile said: “Crane Bank is under-capitalised and poses systemic risk to the banking sector. Board of Directors […]

Heavy military deployment seen in Kasese, Gen Tumukunde present

Heavy military deployment seen in Kasese, Gen Tumukunde present

Heavy military deployment were seen early Wednesday morning and afternoon in the flashpoint district of Kasese as Rwenzururu Kingdom marks the 50th anniversary of Omusinga Charles Wesley Mumbere’s coronation. In March, Kasese was a hotbed for tribal killings and security operatives were deoployed there in thousands to try calm the situation in Hima town where […]