Senior Kabaka ally, MPs strategise way forward with Bobi Wine at Lubaga Hospital

Senior Kabaka ally, MPs strategise way forward with Bobi Wine at Lubaga Hospital

A section of Members of Parliament sitting on the Human Rights committee and former Buganda Kingdom Premier Dan Muliika have Wednesday afternoon visited Kyadondo East MP Robert Kyagulanyi a.k.a Bobi Wine at Lubaga Hospital. Led by the Committee Chairperson Jovah Kamateeka, MPs including Kampala Woman MP Nabilah Naggayi, Kilak South MP Gilbert Olanya, Bulamogi County […]

Amid turbulent OTT shakeup, MTN reveal half year revenue

Amid turbulent OTT shakeup, MTN reveal half year revenue

Uganda’s biggest telco, MTN Uganda has revealed that their revenue expanded by 8.8% to Ugx734.4bn on account of improved data revenue and Mobile Money revenue exceeding expectations. The parent firm MTN Group this week released the interim results for the first half of 2018. The results point to improved revenues – up by 10.2% – for […]

LC 1 Elections: Controversial lining up goes under the microscope today

LC 1 Elections: Controversial lining up goes under the microscope today

The controversial lining up method of voting will come under its first test today, as the Electoral Commission conducts its first election at the Local Council level. The Commission is today conducting elections for Village Women Committees. The elections will take place in 60,800 villages across the country. Electoral Commission Deputy Spokesperson, Paul Bukenya, explains […]

Investment Authority Board insists Kaguhangire will vacate office

Investment Authority Board insists Kaguhangire will vacate office

The Uganda Investment Authority Board Chairman, Dr Emeley Kugonza has said the law will take its course, and the interdicted UIA boss, Jolly Kaguhangire will vacate office. Kaguhangire was interdicted on Tuesday by the UIA board and sent on a three-month forced leave over a litany of allegations including abuse of office, corruption, insubordination, misleading […]

Football glitzy heads to Kabira Country Club

Football glitzy heads to Kabira Country Club

As thousands of ecstatic fans celebrate across Uganda wit their favourite teams recording impressive wins in the ongoing matches of the 2018 World Cup, Kabira Country Club in the heart of Kampala will entertain the general public to its first ever football tournament at its base situated in Bukoto. The event will take place on […]

Centenary Bank announces Shs. 70 million Masaza Cup sponsorship

Centenary Bank announces Shs. 70 million Masaza Cup sponsorship

KAMPALA, June 14th, 2018 – Centenary Bank, Uganda’s leading commercial microfinance Bank, has today announced its Shs. 70 Million sponsorship for the Masaza Cup tournament 2018. This will be the 14th edition of the competition with the opening match scheduled to take place on Saturday 23th June in Kabulasoke-Gomba while the final shall be played […]

ABIRIGA SHOOTING: Police, KCCA move fast to implement Museveni’s boda boda crackdown

ABIRIGA SHOOTING: Police, KCCA move fast to implement Museveni’s boda boda crackdown

The Inspector General of Police says the force will engage Kampala Capital City Authority KCCA, to implement President Museveni’s directive on the registration of all boda bodas. Yesterday, President Museveni announced a new host of security measures to be taken by government including the introduction of numbered helmets for boda boda riders for easy identification. The […]

Teachers boss Tweheyo eats big as IGG Mulyagonja’s feathers are ruffled

Teachers boss Tweheyo eats big as IGG Mulyagonja’s feathers are ruffled

President Yoweri Museveni has created a new anti-corruption unit which will assume the roles of the Inspector General of Government. The unit will be headed by the former Uganda National Teachers’ Union Secretary General James Tweheyo. Museveni announced the change during the State of the Nation Address delivered to parliament at the International Conference Centre […]

Pizza giants out to get young MTN subscribers

Pizza giants out to get young MTN subscribers

MTN Uganda has today announced a partnership with the global food brand, Pizza Hut to offer discounted pizza for its MTN Pulse customers. The young customers will every Saturday get a 15% discount across all Pizza Hut outlets in the country. The discount emphasizes the promise made to the MTN Pulse community three months ago. […]

Donors poke holes in Youth Livelihood Program

Donors poke holes in Youth Livelihood Program

The government has been urged to revise the model of the Youth Livelihood Program. Development partners who include Save the Children and the Master Card Foundation want the government to change the model of the program from distribution of money to building the skills of the beneficiaries. Save the Children with support from the Master […]

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