Govt ministries, departments are operating on their self desired plans – Muwebwa Ntambi

Govt ministries, departments are operating on their self desired plans – Muwebwa Ntambi

The chairperson Equal Opportunities Commission Sylvia Muwebwa Ntambi blames the slow miserable economic and social growth in the country to the uncoordinated planning by government ministries and agencies. According to Ntambi most of the ministries and departments are operating on their self desired plans which don’t match the agreed upon national development plan that reflects […]

Makerere senior staff bundled back to Luzira over sexual harassment

Makerere senior staff bundled back to Luzira over sexual harassment

Hearing of the bail application of the Makerere University Administrator charged with indecent assault hit a snag on Thursday following a request by the prosecution to involve the Director of Public Prosecution in the matter. Edward Kisuze, a Registrar in the College of Computing and Information Science at Makerere University is accused of indecent assault […]

Emirates profit jump up to 124%

Emirates profit jump up to 124%

Also dominating Uganda’s Middle East routes, leading airline Emirates said on Wednesday its net profits had more than doubled last year, mainly on improved cargo business. The Dubai flagship carrier posted a 124 percent increase in net profit to $762-million (R9.2-billion) in the fiscal year ending in March. “We benefitted from a healthy recovery in […]

Museveni: I don’t want to hear teachers’ nonsense

Museveni: I don’t want to hear teachers’ nonsense

President Museveni was in lashing mood while speaking at national labour day celebrations in Ssembabule, lashing out on the medical doctors and then teachers whom he claimed were carrying nonsense arguments over the recent decision by cabinet to raise salaries for their science counterparts. “I don’t want to hear that nonsense; we the freedom fighters […]

‘Uganda has only 10% of blood in hospitals’

‘Uganda has only 10% of blood in hospitals’

The Acting Director in the Directorate of Public Health and Environment at KCCA Dr. Daniel Ayen Okello has advised the public to embrace the culture of donating blood. He notes that this is the only way the country can meet the required recommendation of blood collection by World Health Organisation standards. Uganda has only 10% […]

All set for ‘She Budonian’ book launch

All set for ‘She Budonian’ book launch

The Old Budonians Club is pleased to present another annual BUDOFEST happening on the 28th April 2018 at the Lugogo Cricket Oval. The exclusive Old Budonians event will kick-start with an Annual General Meeting at 10am and then proceed with the fun-packed BudoFest at 2pm. A book titled She Budonian will be launched at the […]

Queen Mother Best Kemigisa cries before Justice Bamugemereire

Queen Mother Best Kemigisa cries before Justice Bamugemereire

Tooro Kingdom Queen Mother Best Kemigisa is appearing before the Land Probe to refute claims that she sold the kingdom land, reports Isaac Baligema. Kemigisa has told the commission that the land she sold was her husband’s private property that he inherited from his father, and now that he is dead she and their two […]

This is what President Museveni and Bata Bata traders talked about in Najjanannkumbi

This is what President Museveni and Bata Bata traders talked about in Najjanannkumbi

President Yoweri Museveni has pledged government support to business communities at Bata Bata near Zana and the group that operates Premier Credit Microfinance along Namasuba Market stage. The groups transact business in Najjanannkumbi in the outskirts of Kampala City, Makindye Division along the Kampala – Entebbe Highway. The President, who made 2 stopovers in the […]

NWSC boss Mugisha awarded Honorary Professor at Oxford

NWSC boss Mugisha awarded Honorary Professor at Oxford

The Academic Union of the Oxford Council has awarded Dr. Eng Silver Mugisha, MD-NWSC the title of the Honorary Professor of the Academic Union of Oxford in the field of business and management. This was during the London Summit of Leaders and Achievements – 2018 Ceremony which was held on the 17th April, 2018 at […]