Micho has the ‘medicine’ to defeat Congo-Brazzaville

Micho has the ‘medicine’ to defeat Congo-Brazzaville

Uganda Cranes coach Milutin Sredojevic brags to having the key to winning this afternoon’s Fifa 2018 World Cup qualifier against Congo on at Namboole Stadium. After losing to Zambia in the midweek international friendly, Micho turned his focus on “finding the medicine” to defeat Congo Brazzaville who lost 2-1 to Egypt in Pointe Noir last […]

How Uganda will use Shs115 billion for South Sudan refugees

How Uganda will use Shs115 billion for South Sudan refugees

Uganda has secured 115 billion Shillings (€30 million) to support thousands of South Sudan refugees hosted in various resettlement centres across the country. This is part of a total package of 300 billion Shillings (€78 million), earmarked by the European Commission to provide emergency aid to persons affected by the South Sudan conflict which has […]

(PHOTOS) Youthful Makidadi hosts Mufti in Butogota

(PHOTOS) Youthful Makidadi hosts Mufti in Butogota

The Mufti of Uganda Sheikh Shaban Mubajje has urged Muslim youth in the country to be at the forefront of promoting unity among themselves and people of different religious affiliation in order to prosper. Sheikh Mubajje made the remarks on Friday evening when he was hosted for dinner by the family of Mr. Kwizera Makidadi […]

Uganda to spend Shs 37 billion on LC1 2017 elections

Uganda to spend Shs 37 billion on LC1 2017 elections

Elections for Local Council I and II will finally be held in January 2017, the minister of State for Housing, Dr Chris Baryomunsi, has revealed. Mr Baryomunsi said that the cabinet and EC are all aware of the President’s directive to hold LCI and LCII elections in January next year, according to Daily Monitor. A […]

Sheikh Mubajje wins Kanungu hearts

Sheikh Mubajje wins Kanungu hearts

Scores of Muslims jammed Kunungu’s Kihihi and Butogota mosques to welcome the Mufti of the Uganda Muslim Supreme Council His Eminence Sheikh Shaban Ramadhan Mubaje on Friday. Mubajje who has traversed the country, told Kanungu Muslims that his task is to unite a community and called on them be tolerant and live in harmony with […]

At Climate Change Marrakech Summit, Uganda wins big

At Climate Change Marrakech Summit, Uganda wins big

Uganda has reaped from its youth delegates who took part in UN (COP22) climate talks (COP22) in Marrakesh from Monday to Friday – the Pearl of Africa will host a High Level UN Global Youth Conference on Climate Change (COY13). This was lead by youthful conservationist and CEO of Youth Go Green, Edwin Muhumuza who […]

Shs88 billion pension scam: Lwamafa, Obey sentenced to 7, 10 years in prison

Shs88 billion pension scam: Lwamafa, Obey sentenced to 7, 10 years in prison

The Anti-Corruption Court has sentenced ex-permanent secretary in public service ministry Jimmy Lwamafa and two other top officials for causing government a financial loss. Lwamafa was sentenced to 7 years while the other convicts are Christopher Obey, the ex-principal accountant in the pensions department also got ten years and Mr Stephen Kiwanuka Kunsa, the ex-director […]

Lwamafa, Obey convicted for defrauding gov’t of Shs88.2bn

Lwamafa, Obey convicted for defrauding gov’t of Shs88.2bn

Trio plundered Shs88b meant for pensioners The Anti-corruption court in Kololo has found guilty and convicted three officials from the Public Service ministry; Jimmy Lwamafa, Stephen Kiwanuka Kunsa and Christopher Obey of causing government a Shs88.2 billion loss in unmandated NSSF contributions of public servants. Justice Lawrence Gidudu ruled that prosecution evidence proved that there […]

Museveni showcases his football skills (PHOTOS)

Museveni showcases his football skills (PHOTOS)

Why President Museveni is one of the most fun, talented, UNIQUE presidents of all time, may be if had played for Uganda Cranes in 1978, they could have won that African Cup of Nations finale in Ghana. Mr. Museveni on Thursday afternoon hosted the national team, The Cranes to a state banquet at Entebbe State […]