Museveni suffering from Hubris syndrome -Mushega

Museveni suffering from Hubris syndrome -Mushega

National Resistance Movement (NRM) historical Amanya Mushega has opposed the proposed scrapping of age limits from the constitution, saying power intoxicates far more than alcohol. The former top NRM ideologue turned critic after he walked out of the party in 2005 made the remarks when appeared before the Legal and Parliamentary Affairs Committee on Thursday to submit […]

Central Bank – Sudhir case: BOU lawyers walk away with Shs3.6 billion

Central Bank – Sudhir case: BOU lawyers walk away with Shs3.6 billion

The ongoing legal battle between Uganda’s Central Bank and former Crane Bank owner Dr. Sudhir Ruparelia has taken a new twist with BOU reportedly dropping its pricey external lawyers, Timothy Masembe Kanyerezi of MMAKs Advocates and David Mpanga from AF Mpanga-Bowmans. The two law firms had already been paid as much as Shs 3,600,000,000 by […]

How it all went wrong for IGP Kayihura

How it all went wrong for IGP Kayihura

The Inspector General of Police Gen Kale Kayihura has appointed SSP Emilian Kayima as the spokesman of the force after a recent arrest of senior police officers by the Chieftaincy of Military Intelligence in connection with offences that have left the force’s image tattered. Kayihura’s inside officers being arrested and caged would be like the […]

Kayima replaces Asan Kasingye as Police spokesperson

Kayima replaces Asan Kasingye as Police spokesperson

Asan Kasingye has been removed from his post as Police Spokesman and replaced by Kayima Emiliano who has been Kampala Metropolitan Police spokesman, TheUgandan can exclusively report. Mr Kasingye, who joined police in the late 1980s, has been working in community policing department for most of his time but has not impressed in less than […]

Electoral Commission bruised by Court blocking of LC elections

Electoral Commission bruised by Court blocking of LC elections

Justice Byabakama Mugenyi Simon, the Chairperson, Electoral Commission  has released statement hours after court blocked  Women Council elections due today (Tuesday) and the follow up Local Council I vote slated for next week after more than 15 years of waiting. “The Commission appeals to political parties and organisations, candidates, agents and supporters, and all other […]

Shs90m fraud reported at JAVA House

Shs90m fraud reported at JAVA House

Kampala Metropolitan police are investigating a report of fraud at Kenya’s coffee shop chain Java House in Bugolobi, Kampala. According to police, the suspected crime was reported at around 2.30 p.m. on Monday when distressed Ugandan youth numbering about 100 lost Shillings 900,000 each to the conman for employment. Eyewitnesses said several people turned up […]

Billionaire Abid Alam ‘killed my husband’ claims Mubende woman as businessman faces murder charges

Billionaire Abid Alam ‘killed my husband’ claims Mubende woman as businessman faces murder charges

Billionaire Abid Alam, owner of Kaliro sugar works, steel rolling mills and Mityana farm enterprises is expected to be charged over murder and other charges, Ebert Byenkya the lead counsel of the Commision of inquiry into Land matters has said. According to the evidence presented to the commission in September this year, Mr Alam reportedly […]

Magufuli’s historic visit is part of East Africa pivot

Magufuli’s historic visit is part of East Africa pivot

Tanzania President John Pombe Joseph Magufuli’s historic visit to Uganda this week is expected to improve trade ties for Uganda, and to open a broader dialogue with the East African community as the region ushers in an oil boom. It marks Magufuli’s second visit to Uganda, the first one being during the swearing-in ceremony of […]

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