US ELECTION: Trump supporters arrested in Kampala

US ELECTION: Trump supporters arrested in Kampala

the arrested activists say, Trump said he would deal with long serving African presidents including Museveni Police in Kampala have on Tuesday arrested two Uganda youths for demonstrating with placards inscribed with the words “vote Trump” outside the United States embassy in Uganda. The suspected supporters of Republican nominee Donald Trump Bigirwa Moses and Allan […]

Central Bank denies Crane collapse is affecting Uganda’s financial sector

Central Bank denies Crane collapse is affecting Uganda’s financial sector

Crane’s impairment charges almost quadrupled to 50.4 billion Ugandan shillings The central bank says the collapse of Crane Bank Ltd., which is said to have been “significantly undercapitalized” after making  a loss of 12.5 billion Ugandan shillings last year caused by the economic slowdown and low commodity prices has no effect on Uganda’s economy. In a […]

Uganda disowns twin gorillas ‘born in Mgahinga NP’

Uganda disowns twin gorillas ‘born in Mgahinga NP’

There are only about 880 mountain gorillas left The jubilation by Ugandans on social media about reports that high up in the mountains of Mgahinga National Park, Kisoro District, trackers on Monday encountered an extremely rare sight. A female gorilla, was holding to newborns—twins have been trashed by Uganda Wildlife Authority. “CONGS NALONGO: Jubilation in […]

Museveni thanks Eng. Kiggundu, Electoral Commission bosses

Museveni thanks Eng. Kiggundu, Electoral Commission bosses

From 2002, Mr. Kiggundu as EC head oversaw three presidential contests all won by the incumbent Yoweri Museveni President Museveni has lauded out-going Electoral Commission chairman, Dr Badru Kiggundu and his top management team for a job well done. Dr Kiggundu who Museveni recently appointed to chair a project steering committee to oversee the successful […]

Togo friendly loss hurts Uganda Cranes’ FIFA ranking

Togo friendly loss hurts Uganda Cranes’ FIFA ranking

In contrast, Togo  made a leap seven places up from 100 to 93. Uganda have dropped out of the top 65 in the latest FIFA World Ranking as they prepare to head to Gabon for the African Cup of Nations finals. Micho Sredojevic’s side are down to 72nd place from 65th in the latest list […]

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