Basemera death: KCCA insists vendors must be put in order

Basemera death: KCCA insists vendors must be put in order

Kampala’s street vendors insist that unless KCCA finds a suitable place for them, they will never vacate the streets. Kampala Capital City Authority enforcement officers have been seen on many occasions in running battles with street vendors who sell their merchandise on different streets in the city. Last year, Kampala Capital City Authority Councilors gazetted […]

Muslims ‘besiege Court’ for Tablique leader Kamoga’s murder judgement

Muslims ‘besiege Court’ for Tablique leader Kamoga’s murder judgement

The International Crimes Division of the High Court is set to deliver judgement today (2pm) in a case where 14 men were indicted for the murder of two Muslim clerics. The accused including the leader of the Tabliq Muslim sect in the country sheikh Muhammad Yunus Kamoga, his brother sheikh Multabh Bukenya among others have […]

Kampala women Go Loco for Coco at B&W

Kampala women Go Loco for Coco at B&W

On Sunday August 20, 2017, Blankets and Wine Kampala returned for its 18th edition at its relatively new home at the Lugogo Cricket Oval. Being the good Ugandans we are, we thronged the venue in large numbers; our picnic baskets (for some ice coolers) in tow and blankets (mats for some) tucked between our elbows […]

Entebbe airport expansion taking shape, 13.5% of works on new terminal complete

Entebbe airport expansion taking shape, 13.5% of works on new terminal complete

A year after a historical commissioning, the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) has said it has made great strides in the ongoing multibillion expansion works at Entebbe International Airport. CAA’s public affairs manager Vianney Luggya on Friday disclosed that over 13.5 per cent of works for the on-going landside expansion of the passenger terminal building at […]

NWSC shares plans to accelerate service delivery during the 4th Customer Connect BARAZA

NWSC shares plans to accelerate service delivery during the 4th Customer Connect BARAZA

In line with the corporation’s 5 year strategic direction, the National Water and Sewerage Corporation hosted its stakeholders and customers to a feedback and customer connect session at the NWSC International Resource Center Bugolobi. The Corporation directors; Dr. Rose Kaggwa (Director Business and Scientific services), General Manager Kampala Water Eng Andrew Sekayizzi, Director Commercial and […]

REVEALED: Kaweesi fought with female MP days before he was murdered

REVEALED:  Kaweesi fought with female MP days before he was murdered

Andrew Felix Kaweesi, the fallen Uganda Police spokesperson’s last public appearance in Lwengo district ended with a bitter verbal clash with Cissy Namujju, the District Woman Member of Parliament. On Sunday, both Kaweesi and Namujju were guests at Kyazanga catholic parish in Kyazanga town council Lwengo district to fundraise for the expansion of the church. […]

Uganda announces 1.3 million people living with HIV

Uganda announces 1.3 million people living with HIV

Uganda has experienced HIV prevalence among adults aged 15 – 49 years fall from 7.3% to 6.0% according to the Ministry of Health. According to the results of the 2016 Uganda Population HIV Impact Assessment (UPHIA) released in Kampala on Thursday, prevalence remains high among Ugandan women compared to men. Minister of Health Jane Ruth […]

CAA pat Joshua Cheptegei’s back

CAA pat Joshua Cheptegei’s back

Team Uganda members at the just concluded 2017 IAAF World Championship in London  received a grand welcome upon their arrival at the Entebbe International Airport here this week. Among them was early bird Joshua Kiprui Cheptegei who settled for a silver medal behind world champion Mohamad Farah of England. He set a personal best time […]

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