Joy for Humanity Uganda’s 12 years of uplifting Lwengo’s underprivileged

Joy  for Humanity Uganda’s 12 years of uplifting Lwengo’s underprivileged

A formidable team of trustees from Uganda and United Kingdom has entered into community life clothed with love to practically bring hope, joy, healing and life to orphans, underprivileged children, Youth, Women and their families Although the organisation is Christian oriented, no child or person is turned away from the different activities as all people […]

NWSC signs capacity building deal with Vitens Evides International

NWSC signs capacity building deal with Vitens Evides International

The National Water and Sewerage Corporation has signed a 500,000 euros capacity building partnership with Vitens Evides International in Amsterdam, Waternet office building. The capacity building partnership  is in line with the NWSC’s 5 year strategic direction. It will be implemented under the waterWorx programme funded by the Nertherlands government and will aim strengthening the […]

Agasirwe, a former armed highway robber and his ‘kidnapping labyrinth’ within Uganda Police

Agasirwe, a former armed highway robber and his ‘kidnapping labyrinth’ within Uganda Police

On President Yoweri Museveni’s orders, seven police officers including former Commandant of Police Special Operations, Nickson Agasirwe and Joel Aguma – the head of the Professional Standards Unit have been charged before the General Court Martial at Makindye with the Kidnap of two Rwandan nationals. The officers were arrested last week and interrogated by military […]

Kenyans shun reelection

Kenyans shun reelection

Voter turnout is worryingly low as Kenyans today go the polls in a Presidential election re-run shrouded by uncertainty. Last month, the Kenyan Supreme Court annulled the results of the 8th August Presidential elections citing irregularities, paving way for today’s election. However preparations for the Election Re-run have been dogged by endless controversy, including the withdrawal of […]

INVESTIGATION: Leaked ISO evidence shows how Kaweesi murder was plotted, executed

INVESTIGATION: Leaked ISO evidence shows how Kaweesi murder was plotted, executed

The murder of former Police spokesman Andrew Felix Kaweesi was after a clandestine meeting which is sought to have even been attended by his driver, Geoffrey Mambewa and the slain police boss’ mistress Christine Muhoza Mbabazi. Kaweesi, his body guard Kenneth Erau, and driver Mambewa, were shot dead on March 17 in Kulambiro, Kampala. Now, […]

‘NSSF fights due to bad law’

‘NSSF fights due to bad law’

The current National Social Security Fund (NSSF) act which allows the Minister for Finance to appoint the Fund’s board could be the cause of potential clashes among employees. This is according to an analyst who asked to remain anonymous while commenting on the recent firing of the NSSF Deputy Managing Director Geraldine Ssali by the […]

How Bobi Wine rates among Ugandan artists gone anti-establishment

How Bobi Wine rates among Ugandan artists gone anti-establishment

While events to mark 50 years of Uganda’s political independence, were going on, two prominent theatre companies, Afri-Talent and Bakayimbira Dramactors wrote and staged a play; ‘The State of the Nation’ (Ejjirikiti), which was an indictment of the government for its failure to curb corruption and sectarianism among many other ills. The play attracted the […]

Entebbe Women killings: Kayihura arrests suspect in Rakai

Entebbe Women killings: Kayihura arrests suspect in Rakai

Police in Rakai district has arrested eleven people in connection with the murder of over twenty women in the areas of Entebbe and Nansana. Inspector General of Police General Kale Kayihura who was at Rakai Central Police Station on Wednesday for screening of the suspects, said Police along with other security operatives have been in […]

Cow meat killing humans in Rushere

Cow meat killing humans in Rushere

One person has died and ten others have been hospitalised in critical condition at Rushere community hospital in Kiruhura district, after eating contaminated meat. Julius Ayebare, one of the affected residents, says they developed stomach complications after eating the contaminated meat. Ayebare says the meat was from a cow that had succumbed to a rare […]