Makerere students make phone App that diagnoses Breast Cancer

Makerere students make phone App that diagnoses Breast Cancer

Moris Atwine 21, Kabwama Alvin Leonard 22, Lwangwa Mwesigwa David 22 are all fresh graduates of Information Technology at Makerere University. The trio developed an app that diagnoses and prevents breast cancer. The mobile application is called BreastIT designed for windows phone. BreastIT carries out timely diagnosis of anomalies in the breast, such as breast […]

Who’s to blame for UTL’s Shs128 billion debt? Everyone and no one: special report

Who’s to blame for UTL’s Shs128 billion debt? Everyone and no one: special report

Uganda Telecom teeters on the brink of bankruptcy. Budadiri West MP, Nandala Mafabi on Thursday alleged years of corruption and mismanagement. His report tabled in the House claims that the company loses 1.5 million dollars, over four bullion shillings every month. Who’s responsible for UTL’s financial fiasco? The MP further accused top managers, including the […]

Tobacco farming makes comeback in Kanungu

Tobacco farming makes comeback in Kanungu

Giving up smoking is tough, but quitting the tobacco industry may prove even harder. The government has waged a very public war against smoking. Billion-shillings lawsuits, in-your-face anti-smoking campaigns and rigid marketing restrictions have reduced the number of smokers in Uganda. But there remained one glaring incongruity with its policy: allowing farmers to grow tobacco […]

Kabugo bounces back as KCCA chairman

Kabugo bounces back as KCCA chairman

Local league reigning champions KCCA FC through the Lord Mayor Erias Lukwago has reappointed the city authority’s Deputy Director of treasury Julius Kabugo as club chairman until 2019. Kabugo who has been acting as interim leader since April 18, 2015 when his first term ended is set to serve effective immediately with a new a […]

Winnie Byanyima’s nephew arrested over alleged shoot and kill incident at Lugogo mall

Winnie Byanyima’s nephew arrested over alleged shoot and kill incident at Lugogo mall

A man was last night shot at Game Stores, Lugogo in Kampala and died this morning at Norvik hospital. News reaching our desk reveals that city businessman Mathew Kanyamunyu a relative to opposition leader Dr. Kizza Besigye’s wife Winnie Byanyima has been detained at Jinja Road Police Station too help in investigations after being pinned […]

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