Amama Mbabazi demands sh680b from Crane Bank

Amama Mbabazi demands sh680b from Crane Bank

NBC had paid up capital of about sh10b and required a fresh injection of capital which it failed to raise before its closure and takeover by the embattled Crane Bank.  The Constitutional Court in Kampala issued notices to the Attorney General, Bank of Uganda, Crane Bank Ltd. and others on a petition that questioned the […]

Gen. Oketta’s body to be laid before MPs

Gen. Oketta’s body to be laid before MPs

Maj Gen Julius Oketta (right) chats with colleagues at Parliament. (File photo) Parliament will meet on Monday to pay tribute to the late Maj Gen Julius Oketta, as Ugandans prepare for his burial. The special sitting comes at the start of a week of commemorative events before a military sendoff in Amuru District, Pabbo Sub-county. […]

Molly Kamukama is Museveni’s new PPS

Molly Kamukama is Museveni’s new PPS

Ms Molly Kamukama has been appointed President Yoweri Museveni’s Principle Private Secretary in the latest shuffle of the various ministry Permanent Secretaries. A State House statement released today November 4th, 2016 said: “President Museveni has today November 4th, 2016 appointed and deployed Permanent Secretaries under article 174 (2) of the constitution.” Ms Kamukama formerly the […]

Tullow to resume Uganda oil fields development

Tullow to resume Uganda oil fields development

Uganda’s economic slump maybe about to ending as UK-listed explorer Tullow Oil revealed they would restart work at exploration acreage in western Uganda, a senior official said. Tim O’Hanlon, vice president for Tullow Oil’s Africa business told an oil and gas conference in Cape Town that Tullow would resume work in Uganda, where it had […]

Ssemanda hits ground running at Pepsi Uganda with STING Energy

Ssemanda hits ground running at Pepsi Uganda with STING Energy

As soon as the PepsicO International approval of the new product came through, Crown Beverages Limited (CBL)’s new Head of Marketing Brandon Ssemanda and his entire team hit the ground running. Poached from MTN Uganda months ago, Ssemanda proficient marketer today headlined as CBL, the soft drinks manufacturer behind Pepsi, Mirinda and Mountain Dew launched […]

Victoria University gets new temporary Vice Chancellor

Victoria University gets new temporary Vice Chancellor

VU is located at Eagen Mansion on Plot 1/13, on Jinja Road The management of Victoria University has approved the appointment of Mr. Joseph Nyakana the the University registrar as the acting Vice Chancellor of institution with immediate effect, following the resignation of Dr. Stephen Robert Isabalija. According to the Chairman of the University Council, […]

Wasswa Bbosa firing down to rift with Minister Nakiwala rather than performance

Wasswa Bbosa firing down to rift with Minister Nakiwala rather than performance

Nakiwala had given the coach some ultimatums which included winning three of their last four games, he drew instead The embrace of influence peddling in Ugandan football has led to shifting dynamics in many clubs, with the coaches no longer considered the primary decision maker on all matters concerning the 11 players who play for […]

‘Museveni should be jailed for treason’: Besigye video about his future

‘Museveni should be jailed for treason’: Besigye video about his future

Besigye says a few gun-wielding warlords led by Pres. Museveni are holding Uganda hostage Former Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) presidential candidate Dr. Kizza Besigye sought to reassure his supporters Monday following a series of police brutality vented on him since he returned from two trips abroad, and reaffirmed FDC’s defiance against the ruling NRM […]