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 […]

Accountants shockingly override teachers at Kyambogo University

Accountants shockingly override teachers at Kyambogo University

Uganda’s second biggest University, Kyambogo has for the 2017/2018 academic year admitted a total of 14,063 students for its degree and diploma courses under private sponsorship scheme. Of this, 12,651 students are going to study degree courses and the remaining 1,412 on diploma programmes. The highest number of students admitted at the University with a […]

NRM SG Kasule Lumumba’s car kills Kajjansi woman

NRM SG Kasule Lumumba’s car kills  Kajjansi woman

Ruling party National Resistance Movement’s powerful  Secretary General Hon Justine Kasule Lumumba has this Monday afternoon got involved in a road accident that saw one female pedestrian dead around Kajjansi along Entebbe road, the  party’s communication officer, Rogers Mulindwa has said. The lady, whose identity has not yet been established has been reported dead. Mulindwa however […]

Minister Kyambadde gives jailed husband a deaf ear and blind eye

Minister Kyambadde gives jailed husband a deaf ear and blind eye

The Minister for Trade and a longtime ally with President Museveni, Amelia Kyambadde has chosen to give her jailed husband a blind eye, writes Isaac Baligema. TheUgandan can exclusively report that ever since her husband Wilson Kyambadde was convicted to civil Prison at Luzira early this week, the power minister has not bothered to intervene […]

Parliament pastor wants Ugandans to give offertory in dollars

Parliament pastor wants Ugandans to give offertory in dollars

Not the most popular of local clergy, Reverand Canon Christine Shimanya, the Anglican Chaplain of Parliament is the woman of the week. The holy woman while delivering a sermon at Namugongo Martyrs Church of Uganda yesterday told Christians who bring offertory in Uganda shillings that God also needs dollars and pounds. “Some Christians have dollars […]

LAND BONANZA: How Nakaseke bosses grabbed big Museveni army land, shared in family

LAND BONANZA: How Nakaseke bosses grabbed big Museveni army land, shared in family

Two top Nakaseke District officials connived with a private surveyor to carve out more than 200 acres during the survey of Uganda Peoples Defense Forces (UPDF) land between 2013 and 2014, the Commission of Inquiry into land matters has heard. Evidence presented before Justice Catherine Bamugemerire yesterday indicates former Nakaseke District speaker Mr. Enock Nyongere […]