Kabaka’s sister Nnalinya Namikka arrested over fraud

Kabaka’s sister Nnalinya Namikka arrested over fraud

Kabaka Ronald Muwenda Mutebi II’s sister, Nnalinya Beatrice Namikka, the rightful heir to the in-charge of Kasubi Royal Tombs, was on Thursday arrested and detained at Buganda Road court cells over a land deal gone wrong. The aging Naalinya, was cornered by court bailiffs from Abel Wakaza’s Waka Associates yesterday on orders of the deputy registrar Bailiffs […]

Katikiro Mayiga seeks Shs2 billion more to finish Kasubi tombs

Katikiro Mayiga seeks Shs2 billion more to finish Kasubi tombs

The Kingdom of Buganda says Shs2 billion is still needed to complete the Kasubi tombs, world heritage site where four Kabakas (kings of Buganda) are buried. This has been revealed by the Buganda premier Owekitibwe Charles Peter Mayiga during the media tour on the progress of developing of the Kasubi tombs especially the major house […]

Road users to wait longer for ‘Shs1.6 trillion Entebbe Expressway’

Road users to wait longer for ‘Shs1.6 trillion Entebbe Expressway’

Completion of the 51km Kampala–Entebbe Expressway is to be delayed for another one year due to unresolved compensation issues. The four-lane toll highway was meant to be completed by November 2017. Following the tour of the project, Abbas Ali Mugisha, the civil environmental officer said they encountered a number of obstacles ranging from hard rocks […]

HUNGER: Gov’t leaves Kalangala fishermen to die

HUNGER: Gov’t leaves Kalangala fishermen to die

Bujumba MP Julius Mukasa Opondo has appealed for government intervention in the island district of Kalangala, saying fishermen are facing a hunger crisis following government’s move to arrest and detain those involved in illegal fishing. Speaking to journalists at Parliament, Opondo said that while it’s true the fishermen use illegal fishing gear, government should instead […]

‘Ekyapa Mungalo meant to trigger mass land evictions from Kabaka land’

‘Ekyapa Mungalo meant to trigger mass land evictions from Kabaka land’

One of the most feared Buganda political leaders has attacked the Kingdom’s administration in Mengo over their new Land Title Registration. Uganda’s minister without Portfolio Al-Haji Abdul Nadduli has said that Buganda Kingdom’s land title registration campaign is ‘poisoned.’ Nadduli wants the masses in Buganda to go slow about the “Land Title in Your Hands”, campaign aimed […]

Fresh Dairy champions at-work employee safety

Fresh Dairy champions at-work employee safety

Known to be Uganda’s oldest and number one producer of milk products established in 1967, Fresh Dairy is asking fellow employers to consider safety for their workers in case they dream to produce quality and also prevent unlikely expenditure on preventable incidents. Mr. Chary KP, Human Resource Manager at Fresh Dairy said in an interview, […]

Lubega speaks out on ‘Phaneroo cult’ talk

Lubega speaks out on ‘Phaneroo cult’ talk

Celebrated Kampala preacher man Grace Lubega, who three years ago started probably the biggest weekly Christian meeting in Uganda has come out to refute claims that he manipulates and shames members of his congregation into doing what he tells them to do, including fornication, students writing examinations in in tongues, HIV+ men shunning medication and tithing […]