Rwenzururu elders form peace team as M7 orders release of Kasese suspects

Rwenzururu elders form peace team as M7 orders release of Kasese suspects

Indeed, it was never in the government’s thinking to shoot over 120 people during the clashes between security forces and royal guards of the Rwenzururu kingdom on November 26 and 27. READ: Mumbere, 161 royal guards wanted to overthrow President Museveni: court This is according to elders and opinion leaders from Rwenzururu Kingdom who have […]

Kinyogoga sub-county records 16 meningitis cases

Kinyogoga sub-county records 16 meningitis cases

The acting director general of health services, Prof. Anthony Mbonye says current water shortage has led pastoralists to converge in big numbers at River Lugogo, one of the reasons why there is an outbreak of acute bacterial meningitis in Kinyogoga sub-county in Nakaseke district. “Anyone is at risk of infection with meningitis. However, children and young […]

UGANDA CRANES: Moses Magogo to be grilled by Police over match-fixing

UGANDA CRANES: Moses Magogo to be grilled by Police over match-fixing

Local football governing bodby, Fufa boss, Moses Magogo, has been summoned to help the police with an investigation into match-fixing at a national and league level. ALSO READ: New evidence points to high level match-fixing in Ugandan football A police letter requesting that the football association president’s come in for questioning was circulating on social […]

Uganda MPs pay last respects to fallen politician Mathias Nsubuga

Uganda MPs pay last respects to fallen politician Mathias Nsubuga

Casket bearing remains of the late Mathias Nsubuga, Secretary General of Democratic Party is laying at parliament. The fallen former lawmaker is being mourned by for his colleagues in the August House. There will be a 9:00 am Requiem Mass for the late politician at Lubaga Cathedral and 1:00pm setting off to Lwengo, Ngereko-Manja in […]

Uganda gets 86 new tank company commanders

Uganda gets 86 new tank company commanders

The Commander in Chief of Uganda armed forces, Gen. Yoweri Museveni has officiated the pass-out of 86 tank company commanders at Karama Armoured Warfare Training School in Mubende District. President Museveni said besides warfare, the skills of tank forces will benefit other industries such as car manufacturing.’ He further stated that Uganda was tired of […]

Besigye arrested after storming Mumbere court hearing

Besigye arrested after storming Mumbere court hearing

The Forum for Democratic Change’s former presidential candidate Dr Kizza Besigye has arrested at the Jinja magistrates court after trying to force his way into where Omusinga Charles Wesley Mumbere is being tried. Under heavy security escort, Mumbere was on November 29 transferred from Police’s special operations base at Nalufenya to Jinja Chief Magistrate’s Court […]

Myko Ouma braces for Jazz Night

Myko Ouma braces for Jazz Night

The Jazz Evening is back for its closing edition of 2016 at Club Guvnor this Friday and will be headlined by guitar maestro, Myko Ouma. Ouma is a renowned figure in the Jazz and contemporary world of music. After studying Western music at Makerere, he began exploring traditional Ugandan instrumentation. Lois Aber, the Johnnie Walker […]

Ugandans gear up for Black Friday

Ugandans gear up for Black Friday

The countdown to Black Friday has begun already. And retailers across Kampala led by online marketplace Jumia are preparing for an influx of shoppers on the busiest shopping day of the year world over. Other online sellers have stocked up, added more commodities and beefed up online security for the expected Christmas bargain rush. Black […]

State slaps Kanyamunyu with murder charges

State slaps Kanyamunyu with murder charges

The Director of Public Prosecution (DPP) has sanctioned murder charges against Mathew Kanyamunyu in connection to the shooting of Kenneth Akena. Akena was shot by unknown people. He reportedly gave a dying declaration to his brother claiming that he was shot dead by the very people who took him to hospital for treatment. The suspects, […]