Corruption and fraud bound to engulf Uganda Airlines – MPs

Corruption and fraud bound to engulf Uganda Airlines – MPs

Some Members of Parliament have warned the government against corruption and fraud, that is bound to engulf the soon to be revived national airline. Uganda National Airlines last week signed an order for four new CRJ-900 regional jets with Bombardier Aircraft manufacturer, as part of the much-anticipated plan to revive the national airline. Earlier this […]

Umeme discusses new tacks in war on transformer vandals

Umeme discusses new tacks in war on transformer vandals

Dr. Mark Mutebi (not real name), runs a clinic in Mukono Municipality. He offers diversified laboratory services to the communities in and around the municipality. All the laboratory services and other clinical records done using computers, are dependent on reliable electricity supply. However, lately, Dr. Mutebi, like many other residents in the municipality, is not […]

Ugandans dismayed by poorly organised LC1 elections

Ugandans dismayed by poorly organised LC1 elections

Ugandan voters have expressed dismay at the manner in which local council elections that were held yesterday, were organized. In the aftermath of a marathon voting activity across the country, several voters are still struggling to cope with the outcome of a process that was characterized by chaos, confusion and running battles between voters and […]

Rotary Cancer Run gets Centenary Bank nod

Rotary Cancer Run gets Centenary Bank nod

Kampala, Wednesday July 11th, 2018 – Centenary Bank, Uganda’s leading commercial microfinance Bank, has today announced its Shs.155m contribution towards the 2018 Rotary Cancer Run. The announcement was made at a meeting hosted by Rt. Hon. Rebecca Kadaga, the Speaker of the Parliament of Uganda at the Parliamentary Building in Kampala. This is the seventh […]

Police stalling Susan Magara murder case

Police stalling Susan Magara murder case

Buganda Road court has further adjourned the murder case of the nine people who are on remand at Luzira prison for the alleged kidnap and murder of Susan Magara. This is after state prosecutor Patricia Cingtho informed Grade One Magistrate Robert Mukanza that Police inquiries into the matter are still on-going, and therefore ample time […]

Museveni apologizes to Iteso over stolen cows

Museveni apologizes to Iteso over stolen cows

President Yoweri Museveni has reassured the people of Teso Sub-Region in Eastern Uganda that the compensation programme for the cattle lost during insecurity in the area will be revived once everything is put in place. “We have not forgotten cattle compensation. There were a lot of priority activities to resolve but we shall handle it,” […]

Governor Mutebile backs innovation as Orient Bank marks 25th anniversary

Governor Mutebile backs innovation as Orient  Bank marks 25th anniversary

PICTURE: ORIENT Bank founder and Vice Chairman Ketan Morjaria at the 25th Anniversary at Kampala Serena Friday, June 22, 2018 – Orient Bank Uganda Limited has today  celebrated 25 years of banking excellence in Uganda by launching a  revolutionary mobile banking application FastPay. The mobile banking application launched by the Governor Bank of Uganda Emmanuel […]

KCCA festival secures hefty sponsorship from Centenary Bank

KCCA festival secures hefty sponsorship from Centenary Bank

KAMPALA, June 20th, 2018  – The three-day carnival Kampala City Festival  has been boasted with Ushs. 10m sponsorship from Centenary Bank. This will be the 7th edition of the festival that takes places every year in October since 2012. This year’s festival is slated to take place from 05th to 07th October 2018. The announcement was made […]

Betty Nambooze arrested over Abiriga shooting

Betty Nambooze arrested over Abiriga shooting

Police has arrested Mukono Municipality MP Betty Nambooze. Police descended on Nambooze home in Mukono and are reported to have picked up the outspoken legislator. She is reported to have been taken to Jinja Road Police Station. Her lawyers who include Kampala Lord Mayor Erias Lukwago and MP Medard Ssegona are currently at Jinja Road […]

VINDICATED: Jack Pemba cleared by Police

VINDICATED: Jack Pemba cleared by Police

Kampala businessman Jack Pemba is happy after Interpol has issued him a certificate of good conduct. “This is to certify that according to the criminal records maintained in Uganda, Pemba Jackson Akim, holder of Passport Number 517521005 issued by the government of Great Britain and Northern Ireland has never been convicted of any criminal offence […]