Another woman found dead in Entebbe bringing the total to 23

Another woman found dead in Entebbe bringing the total to 23

In a series of unresolved murders in Wakiso District, the 23rd body of a woman has on Wednesday been found in a banana garden, Police said. Sarah Neliima a 22 year old, a resident of Kakindu – Kawuku had retired home at about 9pm, according to her workmates from  Friends Restaurants and Take Away near Mango Sports […]

Steven Kavuma on the bench as Ssematimba retains Busiro South MP seat

Steven Kavuma on the bench as Ssematimba retains Busiro South MP seat

The Court of Appeal will today delivered the long-awaited judgement on the election appeal by Busiro South MP Peter Ssematimba, confirming he was validly elected in 2016. Ssematimba had appealed the High Court judgment which nullified his election on grounds that he lacked the requisite academic qualifications to be a Member of Parliament and a panel […]

Two cops killed by gunmen in Kaleerwe, one assailant dead and scores injured: Police

Two cops killed by gunmen in Kaleerwe, one assailant dead and scores injured: Police

Two Police officers have been shot dead in Kaleerwe by unknown gunmen, their guns taken, Police has confirmed. Kaleerwe is a slum neighborhood within Kampala. Kampala Metropolitan police spokesman Emilian Kayima told TheUgandan that, “This evening, Saturday Sept. 16th, 2017 a few minutes past 9:00pm, workers of DENOVO BREAD Company were attacked by gun men […]

Out-going DCJ Steven Kavuma delivering MP Wakayima’s fate today

Out-going DCJ Steven Kavuma delivering MP Wakayima’s fate today

The Court of Appeal is this morning set to deliver its ruling determining the validity of the election of Nansana Municipality MP Wakayima Musoke Nsereko. Last year in July, Highcourt judge Vincent Okwanga nullified Wakayima Musoke’s election and instead declared NRM’s Robert Ssebunya as Nansana Municipality MP. Justice Okwanga cancelled Wakayima’s victory on grounds that […]

UBC re-brands hippy Magic100 radio and TV stations with $4 million budget

UBC re-brands hippy Magic100 radio and TV stations with $4 million budget

There is no better way to celebrate Uganda’s 55th Independence Day than launching a new home-grown radio station. Magic 1 HD, the latest station to jump the competitive local television industry, has officially started its operation after months of extensive preparation. It was over the weekend launched to staff and invited Kampala journalists by Uganda […]

12 suspected Nansana women killers denied plea

12 suspected Nansana women killers denied plea

The prime suspects in the killing of women in Nansana Municipality, Wakiso District on Wednesday failed to take a plea in connection with the brutal murders by a Nabweru Chief Magistrates Court after it emerged that the court does have jurisdiction to try them. All the charges slapped against the accused attract a maximum penalty […]

Gen. Tumukunde camps in Entebbe over fresh women murders

Gen. Tumukunde camps in Entebbe over fresh women murders

Security Minister Hon. Lt. Gen. Tumukunde has Monday afternoon met with Entebbe Mayor Kayanja and leaders to assess security in Entebbe, Wakiso District. Several women have been slain by unknown thugs in the past two months which has left many people living in fear. All of the murders are characterized by brutality and sexual violence. […]

Besigye, Mayor Lukwago donate Shs5m to victims of Kibuuye Timber Yard fire

Besigye, Mayor Lukwago donate Shs5m to victims of Kibuuye Timber Yard fire

Former presidential candidate Dr. Kizza Besigye and Kampala Lord Mayor Erias Lukwago on Monday donated Shs5 million to victims of the recent Kibuuye Timber Yard fire. The politicians alongside Rubaga Division Mayor Owek. Joyce Ssebugwawo, Buhweju County MP Hon. Mwijukye Francis, Lord Councillor Damba Ddamba Ismail Kisuze, Rubaga Deputy Mayor Mulangira Asuman Ntale among others […]