Ibanda MP for 14 consecutive years, Museveni man Rwabita is dead

Ibanda MP for 14 consecutive years, Museveni man Rwabita is dead

Former Ibanda South MP and Uganda’s ambassador to Belgium Deo Rwabita died last night, Uganda’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs confirmed. After losing his MP seat to Eng. John Byabagambi in the 2001 elections, a close ally of President Yoweri Museveni, Amb. Rwabita has served as in a number of ambassadorial positions in Rome in Italy, […]

UWA negligent as more children are killed by Masindi crocodiles

UWA negligent as more children are killed by Masindi crocodiles

Three children have been devoured by crocodiles in River Kafu in Masindi district in the past one month. The latest victim of the crocodile attack is 17-year-old Sarah Okello. She was devoured by the crocodile on Thursday last week while fetching water from River Kafu. The other victims are 10-year-old Simon Dadiga, the son of […]

Dig in and plant a tree as NEMA, Little Hands Go Green kickoff World Environment Day activities

Dig in and plant a tree as NEMA, Little Hands Go Green kickoff World Environment Day activities

Marking the upcoming World Environment Day on June 5, Uganda’s Little Hands Go Green, an organization started by media man Joseph Masembe that emphasizes green education in children in order to create positive change for the future has flagged off the World Environment Day Celebration Caravan. The was today, June 1st, 2017 at the National Environment […]

Amin kicked out of Ugandan Parliament

Amin kicked out of Ugandan Parliament

Another President Yoweri Museveni loyalist in the August House has lost an election case. Kibanda North Member of Parliament Taban Idi Amin Tampo has lost his seat after the Court of Appeal ruled in favour of his opponent today. Justices Stephen Kavuma, Cheborion Barishaki and Paul Kahaibale Mugamba ordered the Electoral Commission to hold fresh […]

Two more senior police officers who tortured Kamwenge mayor to near-death arrested

Two more senior police officers who tortured Kamwenge mayor to near-death arrested

A joint Police Task Force has finally arrested two more powerful Police officers, over accusations of torturing Kamwenge Mayor, Godfrey Byamukama and other suspects in the killing of police spokesperson, Andrew Felix Kaweesi. Those arrested in the latest sweep are Moses Kasiba and Abdul Ssemujju alias Minana. They join Assistant Superintendent of Police (ASP) Patrick […]

Museveni mourns ‘father’ Byanyima at night (PHOTOS)

Museveni mourns ‘father’  Byanyima at night (PHOTOS)

President Yoweri Museveni on Thursday night joined family and friends in Kampala of the late Boniface Byanyima, a man who influenced Ugandan politics from start to finish. The funeral and burial of Mzee Byanyima is likely to be a hot political potato for the government and the opposition in the currently polarized political times, given […]

Jobless youth arrested selling three stolen cows

Jobless youth arrested selling three stolen cows

Authorities in Mitooma District are ready to prosecute three young men who were recently nabbed with stolen cattle. Pretazio Kasimiire, the Officer in Charge of Criminal Investigations Department Mitooma District, identified the suspects as Turyahabwe Bukye and another only identified as Masasi. Police are hunting for another suspect identified as Meshach Naturinda. “We found them […]

Byanyima dies a bitter man, ‘not forgiven Museveni’

Byanyima dies a bitter man, ‘not forgiven Museveni’

Mzee Boniface Byanyima, President Museveni’s adopted father and the former national chairman of the Democratic Party, has passed away aged 94. The late Boniface Byanyima, a former head teacher at Mbarara High School is father to Oxfam Executive Director Winnie Byanyima. He passed on at Nakasero Hospital in Kampala where he was recently admitted, just […]

Kizza Besigye arrested in hunger-stricken Isingiro

Kizza Besigye arrested in hunger-stricken Isingiro

Fourtime Forum for Democratic Change-FDC presidential candidate Dr. Kiiza Besigye is being held by Isingiro police. URN said Besigye and two other FDC party officials were intercepted at a police check point at Ruborogota. Stanley Katembeya, the Western Region FDC Party Chairman and Eric Baino, the Secretary for mobilisation and the Elderly were picked up from […]

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