Jovino Akaki: Man to watch in Apac Municipality elections

Jovino Akaki: Man to watch in Apac Municipality elections

Former State Minister for Wildlife, Tourism and Antiquities, Jovino Akaki Ayumu is the NRM flag-bearer for Apac Municipality ahead of the Member of Parliament election. Apac is one of the newly created municipalities. Akaki polled a total of 3,036 votes against 1827 votes that were polled by his only rival Patrick Okello Chono. Akaki was declared […]

Muhwezi takes over MUBS Principal

Muhwezi takes over MUBS Principal

Prof. Moses Muhwezi is the acting Principal Makerere University Business School – MUBS following the expiry of the contract of Prof. Waswa Balunywa. Prof. Balunywa’s contract expired on May 27, 2018 after serving as MUBS principal since 2003. The MUBS council resolved to appoint Prof. Moses Muhwezi acting principal in an emergency meeting held at […]

Mumbere’s struggle to get out of house arrest

Mumbere’s struggle to get out of house arrest

Rwenzururu king, Charles Wesley Mumbere, has asked Jinja High Court to revise the bail terms attached to his release in February 2017. Mumbere, together with the Kingdom Premier Thembo Kitsumbire and six juveniles, had appeared before the court in fulfillment of a condition that requires them to report to court every month. According to the […]

Mayor Balimwezo tips new Uganda Baati hub to transform business customer service

Mayor Balimwezo tips new Uganda Baati hub to transform business customer service

Iron sheets maker, Uganda Baati has marked a new chapter in its business customer service innovation by launching a new new customer service centre at its headquarters in Nakawa Industrial Area on Monday. Officiating at the launch ceremony as guest of honour, the Mayor of Nakawa Division in Kampala Capital City, Eng. Ronald Balimwezo Nsubuga, said the launch […]

PHOTOS: Scouts steal show at Kampala Parents’ sports day

PHOTOS: Scouts steal show at Kampala Parents’ sports day

Recently [May 5], Kampala Parents’ School held a sports days for preschoolers, with the budding athletes showcasing their skills, as family, friends, teachers, and state minister for sports Charles Bakkabulindi cheered them on. The school Principal Ms Daphine Kato said Kampala Parents’ School offers their pupil’s opportunities to show off their talent. Among the games […]

Usafi mosque: 10 girls below 18 years found pregnant

Usafi mosque: 10 girls below 18 years found pregnant

Police surgeons who examined girls rescued from a makeshift mosque at Usafi Market on Katwe road in Kampala during a Friday night raid, revealed ten of the girls were pregnant. “The girls are below 18 years,” said a police source in the Child and Family Protection Unit. The Police said they had also discovered two girls […]

FDC complain to IGP over teargassing ex NRM MP Kyamadidi

FDC complain to IGP over teargassing ex NRM MP Kyamadidi

Opposition Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) says is to engage the Police boss IGP Okoth Martin Ochola over what they termed as misinterpretation of the public management bill following the Rwampara saga. Last week teargas rocked Nyamiyaga village in Bugamba Sub County as former Rwampara MP Vincent Kyamadidi announced his allegiance to the Forum for […]

Top Pharmacy owners pin NDA on fake drugs sold in Uganda

Top Pharmacy owners pin NDA on fake drugs sold in Uganda

The Uganda Pharmacy Owners Association has clarified on its accusation against the National Drug Authority NDA, which it faults for failing to regulate illegal drug shops in the country. The Pharmacy owners executive appeared this morning before the health committee of Parliament to justify their petition that they lodged with the speaker protesting the conduct […]

Drama as ASP Kirumira is released on bail

Drama as ASP Kirumira is released on bail

Embattled former Buyende DPC Muhammad Kirumira’s incarceration is temporarily over. Kirumira has been released by a Police court in Naguru, Kampala on bail over charges of extortion, unlawful exercise of authority and corruption after after he presented Assistant Commissioner of Police (ACP), Sam Omala as his surety. There were scuffles between police and journalists this morning at […]

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