Libyan investors attack  Uganda over UTL collapse

Libyan investors attack  Uganda over UTL collapse

Libyan investors have blamed the government of Uganda for the collapse of Uganda Telecom Limited which was last week taken over by the same government. The investors who had a stake in the telecom company argue that the governmnet takeover will not help the ailing company adding that the governmnet was in the first place […]

Dott Services Ltd to sue New Vision over malicious story

Dott Services Ltd to sue New Vision over malicious story

Dott Services Ltd, a road construction company has, through its lawyers of Tumusiime Kabega & company advocates demanded for an apology from New Vision over a malicious story against the reputable roads construction and contracting company. According to the lawyers, the story titled: “Minister Byabagambi named in Road Fraud” contained malicious allegations against Dott Services […]

Kakooza Mutale attacks Museveni’s government over land grabbing

Kakooza Mutale attacks Museveni’s government over land grabbing

Senior Presidential Assistant on Political Affairs Rtd Maj Roland Kakooza Mutale has said that President Museveni’s NRM government should be ashamed for presiding over land grabbing in the country. Maj Mutale who is popularly known for training youth and overseeing them as they cane opposition supporters during presidential campaigns said the president has failed to […]

Paddy Ankunda eats big in latest army reshuffle

Paddy Ankunda eats big in latest army reshuffle

Former UPDF spokesman, Lt Col Paddy Ankunda has eaten big in a latest army reshuffle by the commander in chief and President Museveni. This is a third reshuffle within two months in the UPDF. The latest reshuffle was announced on Saturday by the Chieftaincy of Personnel and Administration. In the changes, the former army spokesperson, […]

Prisons boss Byabashaija in hot soup over mistreating Rwenzururu royal guards

Prisons boss Byabashaija in hot soup over mistreating Rwenzururu royal guards

Dr Johnson Byabashaija, Commissioner General of Prisons, is expected to appear before Jinja High Court today over failure to transfer Kasese clashes suspects, including Rwenzururu Prime Minister Thembo Katsumbire, to Luzira Prison. Defence lawyer first issued a court order of the transfer saying some of the suspects are walking on crutches and other have terrible […]

Employees panic as Red Pepper closes publications

Employees panic as Red Pepper closes publications

It is not all rosy at the Namanve based Red Pepper Publications Limited after top management announced the closure of some publications and merging staff. Red Pepper has enjoyed being the leading tabloid newspaper for a long time; at least the paper has been at the front of tabloid journalism since its inception in the […]

Gen Kayihura asks Museveni to renew his contract as police boss

Gen Kayihura asks Museveni to renew his contract as police boss

The Inspector General of Police, Gen Kale Kayihura, has asked President Museveni to keep him as the IGP for the next three years after as his current contract expires later this year. The Ugandan understands that Gen Kayihura applied for renewal of his term on January, 16 2017 laying down grounds for the appointing authority […]

Body of dead Museveni ‘saviour’ Maumbe Mukhwana brought to Kampala

Body of dead Museveni ‘saviour’ Maumbe Mukhwana brought to Kampala

The body of National Resistance Movement historical member Jack Maumbe Mukhwana who died on Monday is lying in state at Parliament The Speaker of Parliament, Rebecca Kadaga has led legislators in the viewing the body of late Maumbe Mukhwana as they pay their last respects. Ms Pamela Watuwa, the Mbale Deputy Resident District Commissioner, says the […]