Ugandan stars lead cast of new Belgian-French film

Ugandan stars lead cast of new Belgian-French film

Comedian Daniel Omara, TV personality Deedan Muyira and actress Rehema Nanfuka are among a host of Ugandan stars to look out for when the new Belgium-France-Uganda co-production film Papi premieres tomorrow. The multicultural thriller about sex and revenge is set to make its Ugandan debut at Theatre Labonita in Kampala tomorrow, Feb 15, following a […]

Umeme: 12 years of powering Uganda, transforming lives

Umeme: 12 years of powering Uganda, transforming lives

It is hard to believe today, but just 12 years ago access to electricity was reserved for urban dwellers. Under the government run Uganda Electricity Board, power outages were expected rather than a surprise and the national power company was losing four in every ten shillings of power it produced to thieves and an old […]

Minister Aceng blasts thieving District Councils

Minister Aceng blasts thieving District Councils

The Minister of Health Dr. Ruth Aceng has cautioned District Councils against misusing funds that have been borrowed by government to implement its programmes saying they are causing a losses which will even be felt by the future generation. Aceng who was presiding over the Results Based Financing Programme National Stakeholders Orientation meeting said the […]

Kayima warns errant cyclists after burning offices of Boda Boda 2010

Kayima warns errant cyclists after burning offices of Boda Boda 2010

It’s safe to say Uganda Police are certainly not comfortable about rumored relationship between Inspector General of Police, Gen Kale Kayihura and Abudallah Kitatta, the incarcerated leader of the Boda Boda 2010 — so much so that they’re already firing warnings to rowdy boda boda riders have attacked and set on fire offices of the […]

Museveni to engage Oil industry players

Museveni to engage Oil industry players

As Ugandans gear up to grab the numerous opportunities in the Oil & Gas industry, with preparations towards First Oil intensifying,  the Uganda Chamber of Mines and Petroleum (UCMP) in conjunction with the Ministry of Education and Sports will host its first forum solely dedicated to skilling Ugandans and developing local content capacity, on Monday […]

Miserable Uganda Cranes B eye Namibia scalp

Miserable Uganda Cranes B eye Namibia scalp

Uganda Cranes B will be desperate to get their campaign up and running when they lock horns with Group B’s second placed Nambia in a 2018 African Nations Championship (Chan), showdown at the the Grand Stade Marrakech at 7.30pm Local time (10.30pm EAST). Having stood firm for most of their clash against Zambia in the […]

NWSC Announces Water Shutdown in Kampala

NWSC Announces Water Shutdown in Kampala

Wakiso and Kampala city residents will go without water for a day  tomorrow ( Wednesday, 3, January, 2018)  after the National Water and Sewerage Corporation announced it will shut down due to a scheduled maintenance. NWSC on Tuesday announced a water outage to Naguru, Ntinda, Naalya, Kiwatule, Kyanja, Najjera, Buwate,Kungu, Komamboga, Kisaasi, Kulambiro on Wednesday […]

MPs vow to educate Museveni on GMO bill

MPs vow to educate Museveni on GMO bill

The chairperson of the committee of science and technology Robert Sekitoleko says MPs will educate the President on the specific clauses in the GMO bill that the head of state is opposed to. President Museveni refused last week to assent to the National Biotechnology and Biosafety bill 2012. Museveni has an issue with the award […]

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