CAOs are Uganda’s biggest thieves, Museveni claims

CAOs are Uganda’s biggest thieves, Museveni claims

President Museveni has blasted  Chief Administrative Officers (CAOs) and other District technical officers over orchestrating the government’s failed projects. Mr. Museveni blamed them for frustrating his development schemes, despite government releasing huge sums of money every year to fight poverty. He said it was because of their theft that he had been compelled to commission […]

Bobi Wine shows how ‘he is stronger than Besigye’

Bobi Wine shows how ‘he is stronger than Besigye’

Unity and renewal is what both the rival Form for Democratic Change (FDC) affiliated candidates are promising, but they offer very different paths to get there. Shunned by his party and friends-  Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu aka Bobi Wine – and embattled FDC flag bearer Apollo Kantinti are already revolutionising Kyadondo East constituency and Ugandan politics. They […]

Nankabirwa, Lumumba fight over Shs12 billion for Museveni life presidency

Nankabirwa, Lumumba fight over Shs12 billion for Museveni life presidency

A new dossier has revealed a big fight between two of the most powerful women in the ruling National Resistance Movement (NRM) party – Ruth Nankabirwa, the current Chief Government Whip in the Ugandan Cabinet and Justine Lumumba Kasule the party’s Secretary General. The duo is reportedly hustling who should be in charge after it emerged last month that State […]

Kabaka defies court, vows not to present land bank account statements

Kabaka defies court, vows not to present land bank account statements

The Kabaka of  Buganda Kingdom Ronald Muwenda Mutebi is set to appeal against the court order to avail the registration details and bank accounts of Buganda Land Board. Male Mabirizi petitioned court challenging the Buganda kingdom land registration and charging money. Yesterday High Court ordered the Kabaka to produce bank statements of all the money the […]

Museveni raids Namugongo shrines

Museveni raids Namugongo shrines

President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has arrived at Uganda Martyrs Shrine Namugongo for Julius Nyerere prayers, part of the spiritual preparation for the Martyrs Day Celebrations on June 3. Accompanying Mr. Museveni was Father Vincent Lubega the Parish Priest of Namugongo. Today’s mass is being led by Archbishop Cyprian Kizito Lwanga. Tanzania each year has a substantial representation […]

Healthier Ugandans; Fresh Dairy launches 1-Yoghurt-a-day campaign

Healthier Ugandans; Fresh Dairy launches 1-Yoghurt-a-day campaign

Fresh Dairy in collaboration with Uganda National Association of Paediatric and Child Health Nurses (UNAPCHN) have today launched a campaign dubbed ‘1-Yoghurt-a-Day’ with an aim of encouraging more children and adults in Uganda to consume Yoghurt as an important step towards meeting their daily milk content requirement. The campaign will also seek to encourage children […]

Steady progress as Boda Boda is added to English dictionary

Steady progress as Boda Boda is added to English dictionary

Their numbers have ballooned in Kampala and allover Uganda, every minute of the day you’ll see them everywhere, carrying a bewildering number of passengers and cargoes of all shapes and sizes. They’re motorcycle taxis, or boda-bodas. Finally, the ninth edition of the Oxford Advanced Learners Dictionary has done the service of recognising this noun that is […]