Ugandans want Omar Al- Bashir if he visits Kampala again

Ugandans want Omar Al- Bashir if he visits Kampala again

The International Crimes Division of the High Court has this afternoon heard an application aimed at arresting Sudan President, Omar Al- Bashir, if he ever sets foot on Ugandan soil again. The application was filed yesterday by Uganda victims Foundation, a civil society organisation. Justice Moses Mukiibi hear dthe application at 2:30pm. The respondents are […]

New twist in Shs900M compensation of ex NSSF staffer

New twist in Shs900M compensation of ex NSSF staffer

Twist and turns have characterized the Court case between state-controlled social security provider NSSF and former fund employee Pauline Khainza who was awarded Shs 900 million in compensation. The latest development has seen court setting aside the case. Last week, the application by NSSF to set aside the default Judgment that awarded Ms Khainza UGX […]

62 NSSF staff graduate from Kenya’s Strathmore Business School

62 NSSF staff graduate from Kenya’s Strathmore Business School

Sixty-two senior managers and financial experts at National Social Security Fund (NSSF) have graduated from the prestigious Strathmore Business School in Kenya. The graduation ceremony for the participants, who had to go through months of courses and trainings that commenced in April, 2017 to meet the growing demands of the sector that is monopolized by […]

Cheaters warned as 2017 Senior 6 exams kickoff

Cheaters warned as 2017 Senior 6 exams kickoff

Senior six candidates have today started sitting their national examinations set for 2017 under the Uganda National Examinations Board. The examination is the last of a series of national examinations, following the completion of the Primary Leaving Examinations and the ongoing Uganda Certificate of Education exams. Uganda Advanced Certificate of Education finalists on Monday the […]

Govt not able to pay striking Doctors, Minister Aceng claims

Govt not able to pay striking Doctors, Minister Aceng claims

The minister of Health Ruth Aceng has told Parliament that government can currently meet only two of the demands raised by striking doctors. Aceng told MPs on the Health Committee of Parliament that government is ready to improve pay for interns and senior house officers immediately. Doctors laid down their tools on Tuesday citing outstanding […]

MTN awards Gonahasa’s Roundbob.com as Uganda’s best innovation

MTN awards Gonahasa’s Roundbob.com as Uganda’s best innovation

Uganda’s biggest teleco MTN on Wednesday awarded the Innovator of the Year prize of $3,000 and a plaque to David Gonahasa. The MTN Innovation Awards 2017 at a gala dinner on hosted at the Kampala Serena Hotel had nine innovations recognized, each walking away with $3,000 and a plaque. They selected by a panel of […]

Dizzy Nuts killed while opening Bebe Cool’s Hummer at Kireka

Dizzy Nuts killed while opening Bebe Cool’s Hummer at Kireka

Guttural voiced Dancehall singer Dizzy Nutts Galiwango is dead. Dizzy Nuts who famously lent his voice to Bebe Cool’s 2008 song Fire Burn Dem succumbed to accident wounds after being involved in a hit-and-run outside Club Victoria in Kireka along the Kampala – Jinja highway where as his friend Moses Bebe Cool Ssali had just […]

Why Kizza called MPs’ age limit money evil

Why Kizza called MPs’ age limit money evil

The Leader of the Opposition in Parliament has labelled funds availed to MPs for consultations in the Presidential Age Limit Bill, as immoral and evil. Parliament released Shs13 billion for the consultations, with each MP receiving 29 million shillings. Kiiza announced this morning that she will be returning the money. She was joined by the […]