Sudhir’s university congratulates ex-VC upon appointment as Energy ministry PS

Sudhir’s university congratulates ex-VC upon appointment as Energy ministry PS

Victoria University has welcomed President Museveni’s appointment of Dr Stephen R. Isabaliija as Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Development. In an official congratulatory message from the university, Isabaliija who was once the vice chancellor to the university was appointed yesterday to replace Kabagambe Kaliisa in the Energy Ministry, he was applauded […]

Gen Muhoozi finalises talks with South Korean Presidential Security Services

Gen Muhoozi finalises  talks with South Korean Presidential Security Services

The UPDF Special Forces Command and the South Korean Presidential Security Services (PSS) have agreed on closer cooperation focused on advanced VIP protection training programs and sharing the latest technological innovations in the field. This was revealed in discussions held at the Blue House, the seat of the South Korean presidency, in Seoul last week. […]

Heavy Police presence as Makerere University demonstrate

Heavy Police presence as Makerere University demonstrate

There is a heavy police presence at Makerere University as it faces closure over continued lecturers’ strike. Hundreds of Police officers on Tuesday morning were seen patrolling the vast Makerere main campus and neighbouring Wandegeya streets to avert any uprisings as Makerere University students started their demonstration challenging the lecturers strike  over unpaid arrears. The […]

Mrs Museveni to grace the Cornerstone movie world premiere

Mrs Museveni to grace the Cornerstone movie world premiere

The First Lady and Education minister Janet Kataha Museveni will on 1st December preside over the premiering of the Cornerstone movie, a movie produced by Caring for the World films and directed by Debbi Lang about the American based Ugandan philanthropist, Twesigye Jackson Kaguri. Cornerstone, an inspiring documentary about the journey of Twesigye Jackson Kaguri, […]

Uganda’s bad economy leading to our collapse claims cash-strapped Nakumatt

Uganda’s bad economy leading to our collapse claims cash-strapped Nakumatt

This follows growing concern from customers through various social media platforms many of who were skeptical about the supermarket’s operations. ‘The largest supermarket chain in East Africa, Nakumatt has blamed a number of unforeseen business challenges for its empty stalls in several outlets following last year’s collapse of Uchumi another Kenya-based supermarket. Kenya-based supermarket Nakumatt […]

VIDEO: Makerere students vow to lynch food cooks

VIDEO: Makerere students vow to lynch food cooks

Makerere students have called off their Strike after a meeting with the VC Prof. Dumba Even after Makerere University administration bowed to pressure and revoked an early suspension of 15 students who allegedly vandalising Mary Stuart Hall kitchen utensils during a strike over poor quality meals, student leaders have demanded for a new service provider. […]

Kadaga chairs first session as IPU President Africa

Kadaga chairs first session as IPU President Africa

Ms Kadaga described as a woman of ‘good stature’ by colleagues  Speaker Rebecca Kadaga has on Monday chaired a session at the ongoing Inter-Parliamentary Union meeting. She was elected Sunday evening at the ongoing 5-day, 135th IPU assembly in Geneva, Switzerland. Kadaga leading Uganda’s delegation of four members of parliament; Mr Raphael Magyezi, Mr Mourine […]

Ugandan men, avoid pot belly and its risks

Ugandan men, avoid pot belly and its risks

Food choices to help trim a pot belly Where as many people in this day and age cherish developing pot bellies and the misconception around them to be a sign of being rich, doctors warn that they are risky and reduce someone’s life span. The older one grows, the body fat tends to increase, and […]

Uganda shines at Japan’s JATA tourism EXPO

Uganda shines at Japan’s JATA tourism EXPO

By Sadiki Adams  adamsjk7@gmail.com After making world headlines with the Hollywood blockbuster Queen of Katwe, the rolled eggs commonly known as ‘rolex’, Uganda has now excelled in this year’s JATA (Japan Association of Tour Agents) Tourism expo. The globally renowned JATA is organized by the Japan Travel and Tourism Association (JTTA) and the Japan Association […]

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