Sheikh Yunus Kamoga ‘Tabliq killings trial’ complicates

Sheikh Yunus Kamoga ‘Tabliq killings trial’ complicates

A panel of three justices led by Ezekiel Muhanguzi unanimously agreed that prosecution had presented sufficient evidence to warrant defence from the remanded leader of the Tabliq Sect, Sheikh Yunus Kamoga, and other accused persons in regard to systematic murders of rival Muslim leaders.. Justice Ezekiel Muhanguzi, the lead judge on the three-member panel of […]

Police speaks out on missing 19 guns in Kasese

Police speaks out on missing 19 guns in Kasese

Following the bloody clashes in Rwenzori sub-region, security forces have been carrying out a massive hunt in which guns that were taken from Police officers by assailants have been recovered. The latest in the lot were the last three of the 19 guns taken by suspected Rwenzururu royal guards in the November 26, 2016 attacks on […]

Toroma MP Cyrus Amodoi killed in taxi accident – Parliament says

Toroma MP  Cyrus Amodoi killed in taxi accident – Parliament says

Parliament of Uganda has announced the death of Hon. Cyrus Amodoi (Toroma County) following a motor accident at Kitigoma on Jinja road last night. Ssezibwa region police commander, Mr Stephen Onenchan who visited the scene confirmed that the MP Amodoi was traveling in one of the taxis. Chris Obore, Director, Communications & Public Affairs at […]

Disgraced Police boss Mwesigye acquitted of malicious damage charges in beaten journalists’ case

Disgraced Police boss Mwesigye acquitted of malicious damage charges in beaten journalists’ case

Buganda Road magistrates court has today delivered judgment in the case against former Old Kampala DPC Joram Mwesigye, accused of beating up journalist, Andrew Lwanga of now forgotten WBS Television and one Joseph Ssetimba from Bukedde, another local TV. Presiding judge Gladys Kamasanyu found Mwesigye guilty and convicted of assaulting the journalist but in a twist […]

1 Year Old Jeremiah needs your assistance to undergo a liver transplant

1 Year Old Jeremiah needs your assistance to undergo a liver transplant

One-year-old Jeremiah Nuwagaba was diagnosed with Biliary Atresia and Pneumonia after birth. At the tender age of three months he was operated in Mulago hospital where the operation didn’t work out as planned. The Doctors advised for a specialised liver transplant in India to save his life. Jeremiah requires USD 45,000 (roughly 170 million UGX) […]

Paris Agreement: Uganda given $24m for wetland preservation

Paris Agreement: Uganda given $24m for wetland preservation

At the close of last year, Uganda’s media space was dominated by the numerous Chinese and local companies mining sand from Lwera wetland over flouting environmental regulations. Many were alarmed by their activities that are detrimental to the environment which also attracted the attention of the Green Climate Fund is a fund within the framework […]

ISO head’s killer son set for Nakawa court appearance

ISO head’s killer son set for Nakawa court appearance

Brian Bagyenda, the prime suspect in the murder of Enid Twijukye, a former Ndejje University student, is expected to reappear in court today. Bagyenda – son to new Internal Security Organisation (ISO) boss Rtd Col Frank Kaka Bagyenda – is due to appear before Nakawa Grade 1 magistrate Margaret Anyu. The suspect who is charged […]