Shopkeeper in Lira wins Car

Shopkeeper in Lira wins Car

Excitment engulfed Good News Street in Lira town as  Felix Atworo a shop attendant, and Ms. Lilly Alum, Felix’s boss  became the first recipients of the 2 out of 25 Toyota Wish cars from the country’s oldest bottler, Crown Beverages. This was during the rewarding activation of the Tukonectinge with Pepsi promo that kicked-off mid last […]

Lyomoki pushes for changes in NSSF

Lyomoki pushes for changes in NSSF

Government has blocked a move by Workers Member of Parliament, Dr. Sam Lyomoki to table a private members National Social Security Fund Amendment Bill, 2019. The bill seeks to amend the NSSF Act, 1985. In his motion of parliament, Lyomoki argues that much as NSSF has for the past 10 years performed well and even […]

Former Police Chief released bail of Shs10m

Former Police Chief released bail of Shs10m

Army Court chairman Lt. Gen. Andrew Gutti on Monday granted bail to former Police Director of Criminal Intelligence Col. Ndahura Atwooki. Col. Ndahura shall report to court once every month and that his movements are restricted to Kampala and Wakiso districts. Col. Ndahura who has been in detention at Makindye Military barracks for close to […]

MPs side with top Kampala schools, order UNEB to review PLE

MPs side with top Kampala schools, order UNEB to review PLE

MPs have directed UNEB to review the results of schools that have raised complaints over the recently released PLE results The press has been awash with accusations against UNEB over the possible under marking of top schools in Kampala leading to a drop in performance for schools that have been traditional pace setters. The Kalungu […]

Woman wanted for questioning in connection to Nansana theft

Woman wanted for questioning in connection to Nansana theft

A woman is wanted by police in connection with the theft in Nansana Municipality, Wakiso District. Officers are keen to talk to the woman pictured above, Nanyonjo Moreen after an unnamed Nansana resident had his belongings stolen whilst away for work in December 2018. The theft is allegedly to have taken place on December 12, […]

Landlord arrested over two female students found dead in rented room

Landlord arrested over two female students found dead in rented room

Old Kampala Police Station is investigating the death of two young women aged between 20 and 24, whose bodies were found rotting in a rented room in Kakeeka village, Rubaga division. The two were identified by neighbors as Huda Njuba and Safinah both former students of East African University. Police was informed of the death […]

Abudallah Kitatta to spend Christmas in jail

Abudallah Kitatta to spend Christmas in jail

The General Court Martial at Makindye has ordered jailed Boda-Boda 2010 patron Abudallah Kitatta to defend himself on charges of unlawful possession of firearms and ammunition. This after the 7-member court, led by Lt. General Andrew Gutti unanimously ruled that Kitatta and nine of his co-accused have a case to answer, and must explain how […]

EU responds to ‘supporting subversive activities’ in Uganda

EU responds to ‘supporting subversive activities’ in Uganda

The Head of European Union Delegation in Uganda, Attilio Pacifici says the EU is not supporting potentially subversive activities in Uganda. Ambassador Pacifici says such claims have come up with in the government questioning the EU support to civil society actors in areas of human rights and governance. Speaking at a dialogue on Human Rights […]

BOU Probe: Beatrice Kyambadde remanded to Luzira Prison

BOU Probe: Beatrice Kyambadde remanded to Luzira Prison

Bank of Uganda security officers have been charged with negligence leading to the disappearance of defunct commercial banks documents. Ms Beatrice Kyambadde, a security assistant at the central bank appeared before City Hall Court in Kampala on Tuesday and charged with negligence before she was remanded to Luzira Prison until December 6. By the time […]