First big winner of Uganda’s Takula Cash lottery emerges

First big winner of Uganda’s Takula Cash lottery emerges

The first winners of the Uganda’s biggest lottery payoff have begun to emerge as they share a Shs 5 Billion pot of cash to be divided among thousands of lucky ticketholders. Ms. Tugumisirize Jalia, a vendor in Masaka town has today received Ugx 5 million she won in the “Takula Cash” lottery. She received her prize […]

Museveni’s ex-Health minister Makumbi is dead

Museveni’s ex-Health minister Makumbi is dead

Former Health Minister Dr. James Makumbi has passed on early Monday morning. Makumbi 78, died in his sleep at his residence in Luzira a posh suburb of Kampala, according to a relative. Makumbi who served as Minister of Health in President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni’s government and also appointed the UPDF chief of medical services. “I […]

Disillusioned former PSU commander Aguma runs to High Court

Disillusioned former PSU commander Aguma runs to High Court

Embattled former commandant of Police Professional Standard Unit Joel Aguma, has resorted to petitioning the High court’s Criminal Division challenging the decision by the Army court in Makindye to decline to grant him bail on charges of Kidnap. Aguma who spent Christmas season on remand at Makindye Millitary police barracks is alongside eight others are charged […]

Bafumbira organize fundraiser for helping elderly in Kisoro

Bafumbira organize fundraiser for helping elderly in Kisoro

Most people go a lifetime without knowing their purpose…….. but young Kampala-based men and woman who hail from Kisoro District of South Western Uganda have taken the lead in helping their aging parents and uprooting the social and health problems facing communities back home. The group known as Bafumbira World has ascended to Kisoro town […]

Fresh Dairy spreads Christmas cheer to cancer patients

Fresh Dairy spreads Christmas cheer to cancer patients

In a continuous effort to support health and nutrition activities in Uganda, Fresh Dairy has donated several items to the Paediatric Ward of the Uganda Cancer Institute to include three wheel chairs, 50 litres of milk and 250 kilograms of maize flour. Uganda Cancer Institute (UCI) offers specialized services in areas of cancer treatment, research […]

Oboth Oboth grilled by Kadaga as Age Limit debate resumes in Parliament

Oboth Oboth grilled by Kadaga as Age Limit debate resumes in Parliament

Parliament is in session for Day two debate on the bill removing presidential age limit after the report was tabled on Monday. Presiding is Speaker Rebbeca Kadaga who walked into the chambers just after 11:00am  EAT – to essentially clear the way for current President Yoweri Museveni to stand for a sixth time as put by the […]

Age limit bill not among the items on Parliament order paper

Age limit bill not among the items on Parliament order paper

There is no mention of age limit bill in today’s Parliament order paper of the 16th sitting of the second meeting of the second session on Tuesday, 12th December 2017, TheUgandan can confirm. While the country waits for a historic debate on the proposed Constitutional amendment  presented to Parliament by Igara West MP Raphael Magyezi […]

‘Oh Golola’ .. Kickboxer says he was eating cement ahead of fight against Hungarian

‘Oh Golola’ .. Kickboxer says he was eating cement ahead of fight against Hungarian

Motor mouthed Moses Golola’s kickboxing career was on a wane. Now he a chance to revive his career when he tangles with Hungarian Janos Lakatos in tomorrow night’s WKF Pro World Kickboxing Super middle weight title belt bout at Club Tavan Woods in Kabuusu. But fans have been excited most by his promotional lines after he concluded a two-week […]

Museveni courts United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia traders

Museveni courts United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia traders

President Yoweri Museveni has told a visiting delegation of entrepreneurs from the United Arab Emirates that Uganda is the best investment destination because the country offers a lot of untapped business opportunities in a diversity of sectors of the national economy. The President made the remarks while addressing a combined delegation of United Arab Emirates […]