Uganda’s Sadolin finally lost to Japanese for Shs314 billion

Uganda’s Sadolin finally lost to Japanese for Shs314 billion

Jinja firm Sadolin group, the largest paint manufacturing company in Uganda, with more than 50% market share will now take on the new brand name Kansai Plascon – of a Japanese company. This follows a recent acquisition of Sadolin East Africa by Kansai Plascon who have been on an acquisition spree in developing markets shifting […]

Mufti Mubajje ‘stole’ Mbale prime land: court

Mufti Mubajje ‘stole’ Mbale prime land: court

The leader of Muslims in Uganda, Supreme Mufti Shaban Ramadhan Mubajje has been named in a fresh land grabbing scandal in the eastern district of Mbale, a court says. In the case before Mbale Magistrates Court, the Mufti is accused in a dossier of repossessing 11 acres of prime land  located at  Mile Four on […]

Roofings speak out on Kapchorwa accident that killed 5

Roofings speak out on Kapchorwa accident that killed 5

Regional steel giants Roofings Limited has condoled with the families of five people killed on Sunday, July 2, 2017, when a rental truck that was carrying their construction materials roared downhill black spot in Towei, just after Sipi, killing the driver, his two turn men and a child on spot. The truck which TheUgandan had […]

Nandala Mafabi ‘spying for Museveni’ FDC boss reveals

Nandala Mafabi ‘spying for Museveni’ FDC boss reveals

A bitter row between opposition Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) Secretary General Hon. Nandala Mafabi and the party’s head of the Electoral Commission Dan Mugarura is threatening to split the second biggest political party in Uganda into pieces. The powerful duo is fighting over control and management of processes leading to the delegates’ conference later […]

Soroti hosts EADB medical training for cancer

Soroti hosts EADB medical training for cancer

The East African Development Bank in partnership with the British Council and the Royal College of Physicians have concluded yet another medical training of selected medical practitioners in Eastern Uganda. The training which took place in Soroti, is part of a medical training programme that EADB is carrying out across four East African countries aimed at […]

STDs ravage Busiu town in Mbale, latest infection figures alarming

STDs ravage Busiu town in Mbale, latest infection figures alarming

Authorities at Busiu Health Center III in Busiu Town council in Mbale district have expressed concern over the escalation of Sexually Transmitted Disease-STDs. Daniel Opolot, the acting in charge of Busiu Health Center III, says more than 100 people tested positive for syphilis and gonorrhea last month. According to Opolot, most of those who tested […]

NRM’s Nyakecho survives dismissal from Parliament

NRM’s Nyakecho survives dismissal from Parliament

Three Court of Appeal judges led by Justice Steven Kavuma has held that the nullification of ruling party NRM’s Ms Annet Nyakecho’s election as Tororo North MP was unjustified. The ruling passed Monday meant Mr Geoffrey Ekanya of the opposition Forum for Democratic Change party who had challenged her victory has to wait for 2021 to stand […]

Police officers who tortured Kamwenge mayor in Nalufenya released

Police officers who tortured Kamwenge mayor in Nalufenya released

Four Police Officers accused of torturing Mayor Godfrey Byamukama, the Kamwenge Town Council LC 3 chairperson are out on bail. The Buganda Chief Magistrate, Jameson Karemani released the suspects this morning, three days after they were remanded to Luzira Prisons. They are Patrick Muramira, Fred Tumuhairwe, Ben Odeke and driver, Habib Roma. Karemani ordered the […]

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