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 […]

NRM’s Kibedi Nsegumire floored again

NRM’s Kibedi Nsegumire floored again

The court of Appeal in a twist of events confirmed Democratic Party’s Charles Musoke Sserunjogi as the Kampala Central Division mayor after dismissing with costs an appeal filed by his rival National Resistance Movement’s Kibedi Nsegumire (pictured up). Three justice; Remmy Kasule, Richard Buteera and Hellen Obura unanimously resolved that after a careful perusal of the […]

Umeme contractor who killed lover arrested

Umeme contractor who killed lover arrested

After a spirited man-hunt, Police has arrested a former employee of Umeme Kiwatule branch allegedly killed his fiancé Fahima Natoolo, an employee of Tropical Bank on Sunday. Detectives netted Andrew Okoth, the lead suspect on Friday found hiding in a friend’s house in Kiwatule, Nakawa Division. Police found Natooro’s body in Okoth’s house on Wednesday […]

Ugandan gold miners running away after Museveni directive, Gov’t reveals

Ugandan gold miners running away after Museveni directive, Gov’t reveals

Illegal miners in Mubende District are running away from the mining areas following a government exercise of registration of local miners. Gold artisanal and small scale gold miners in Mubende are now going through registration to sieve out illegal and foreign miners. The Minister of State  of Energy for Mineral Development Peter Lokeris together with […]

Uganda worried of exporting ‘sick beef’ to Egypt

Uganda worried of exporting ‘sick beef’ to Egypt

President Yoweri Museveni has reportedly summoned cabinet after it was revealed that a multi-billion livestock export deal with Egypt for their military consumption is on the verge of collapse after his cows at Katonga farm, near the Head of State’s ranch at Kisozi became infected. It is said that 2,000 of the cows being fattened […]