Winnie Byanyima’s nephew arrested over alleged shoot and kill incident at Lugogo mall

Winnie Byanyima’s nephew arrested over alleged shoot and kill incident at Lugogo mall

A man was last night shot at Game Stores, Lugogo in Kampala and died this morning at Norvik hospital. News reaching our desk reveals that city businessman Mathew Kanyamunyu a relative to opposition leader Dr. Kizza Besigye’s wife Winnie Byanyima has been detained at Jinja Road Police Station too help in investigations after being pinned […]

UGANDA ECONOMY COLLAPSE: URA drops taxes on used cars

UGANDA ECONOMY COLLAPSE: URA drops taxes on used cars

As the health of Uganda’s economy remains a subject of public debate, nothing is more telling of the hard times than Uganda Revenue Authority apparently in distress slashing taxes on cars previosuly its collection cash cow. With effect from October 1, the tax body reduced the used car tax rates after importation dropped by 70% […]

Farouk Miya was direct and deadly as Uganda defeated Congo-Brazzaville… was Standard Liege watching?

Farouk Miya was direct and deadly as Uganda defeated Congo-Brazzaville… was Standard Liege watching?

As the old Namboole clock ticked over into the 89th minute, youthful sports journalist Clive Kyazze, a fine replacement for legendary Patrick Luwandagga (RIP), using the booming PA system kicked in and thanked the Cranes’ fans for cheering the national team but didn’t not proclaim that Farouk Miya was again Uganda’s man of the match. […]

World Cup Qualifier: UGANDA 1-0 CONGO-BRAZZAVILLE: Cranes players rated and slated!

World Cup Qualifier: UGANDA 1-0 CONGO-BRAZZAVILLE: Cranes players rated and slated!

Uganda may have beaten 1-0 Congo-Brazzaville in an almost empty Namboole Stadium – just – but how did the players get on in Milutin ‘Micho’ Sredojevic 72nd game in charge? In the World Cup qualifier, the visitors proved extremely resolute, even when they had veteran defender, Christopher Samba, Bastia sharp striker Thievy Guivane Bifouma Koulossa […]

At Climate Change Marrakech Summit, Uganda wins big

At Climate Change Marrakech Summit, Uganda wins big

Uganda has reaped from its youth delegates who took part in UN (COP22) climate talks (COP22) in Marrakesh from Monday to Friday – the Pearl of Africa will host a High Level UN Global Youth Conference on Climate Change (COY13). This was lead by youthful conservationist and CEO of Youth Go Green, Edwin Muhumuza who […]

Lwamafa, Obey convicted for defrauding gov’t of Shs88.2bn

Lwamafa, Obey convicted for defrauding gov’t of Shs88.2bn

Trio plundered Shs88b meant for pensioners The Anti-corruption court in Kololo has found guilty and convicted three officials from the Public Service ministry; Jimmy Lwamafa, Stephen Kiwanuka Kunsa and Christopher Obey of causing government a Shs88.2 billion loss in unmandated NSSF contributions of public servants. Justice Lawrence Gidudu ruled that prosecution evidence proved that there […]

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