Kabaka’s sister Nnalinya Namikka arrested over fraud

Kabaka’s sister Nnalinya Namikka arrested over fraud

Kabaka Ronald Muwenda Mutebi II’s sister, Nnalinya Beatrice Namikka, the rightful heir to the in-charge of Kasubi Royal Tombs, was on Thursday arrested and detained at Buganda Road court cells over a land deal gone wrong. The aging Naalinya, was cornered by court bailiffs from Abel Wakaza’s Waka Associates yesterday on orders of the deputy registrar Bailiffs […]

Katikiro Mayiga seeks Shs2 billion more to finish Kasubi tombs

Katikiro Mayiga seeks Shs2 billion more to finish Kasubi tombs

The Kingdom of Buganda says Shs2 billion is still needed to complete the Kasubi tombs, world heritage site where four Kabakas (kings of Buganda) are buried. This has been revealed by the Buganda premier Owekitibwe Charles Peter Mayiga during the media tour on the progress of developing of the Kasubi tombs especially the major house […]

‘I will give you free Luwero land’, Museveni tells Saudis

‘I will give you free Luwero land’, Museveni tells Saudis

Outgoing Saudi Arabian ambassador, Dr. Jamal bin Abdulaziz Raffa, has been informed by President Yoweri Museveni that the government will support an investor to build a tea factory in Luwero District, State House said on Saturday. Part of the juicy deal involves State House signing off to the entrepreneur hectares of land for the tea […]

Road users to wait longer for ‘Shs1.6 trillion Entebbe Expressway’

Road users to wait longer for ‘Shs1.6 trillion Entebbe Expressway’

Completion of the 51km Kampala–Entebbe Expressway is to be delayed for another one year due to unresolved compensation issues. The four-lane toll highway was meant to be completed by November 2017. Following the tour of the project, Abbas Ali Mugisha, the civil environmental officer said they encountered a number of obstacles ranging from hard rocks […]

50 of most wanted Kampala gun-welding criminals arrested

50 of most wanted Kampala gun-welding criminals arrested

Half of the 100 most wanted criminals in Uganda who have been terrorising residents in the capital Kampala have been arrested. On Friday, Uganda Police Force through its operation “sustaining peace in Kampala metropolitan” has arrested 50 high profile criminals who have been terrorizing the area. The operation was done in collaboration Uganda People’s Defense Forces (UPDF) […]

HUNGER: Gov’t leaves Kalangala fishermen to die

HUNGER: Gov’t leaves Kalangala fishermen to die

Bujumba MP Julius Mukasa Opondo has appealed for government intervention in the island district of Kalangala, saying fishermen are facing a hunger crisis following government’s move to arrest and detain those involved in illegal fishing. Speaking to journalists at Parliament, Opondo said that while it’s true the fishermen use illegal fishing gear, government should instead […]

3 people shot as Uganda Police battles taxi drivers in Kyengera

3 people shot as Uganda Police battles taxi drivers in Kyengera

Commanded by Kampala South RPC Sirajje Bakaleke, Police officers have Monday shot three people in the road near the Kyengera-Busega swamp, in Wakiso District. Taxi drivers and touts at the Kyengera-Nsangi had banned those from Kibuye from crossing to Nsangi, ordering them to only stop in Kyengera Taxi Park where the Kyengera drivers can pick […]

‘Ekyapa Mungalo meant to trigger mass land evictions from Kabaka land’

‘Ekyapa Mungalo meant to trigger mass land evictions from Kabaka land’

One of the most feared Buganda political leaders has attacked the Kingdom’s administration in Mengo over their new Land Title Registration. Uganda’s minister without Portfolio Al-Haji Abdul Nadduli has said that Buganda Kingdom’s land title registration campaign is ‘poisoned.’ Nadduli wants the masses in Buganda to go slow about the “Land Title in Your Hands”, campaign aimed […]

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