VIDEO: Museveni uses bicycle to fetch water

VIDEO: Museveni uses bicycle to fetch water

These new photos of President Museveni, pushing a bicycle with a yellow jerrycan full of water, have raised questions – such as whether the cowboy hat-wearing leader was pulling off another cheap publicity stunt or was fitting in with his new neighbours in Kawuku Luwero where he recently bought a farm and plans to build […]

Zambia to camp in Kampala ahead of Cameroon clash

Zambia to camp in Kampala ahead of Cameroon clash

Zambia lost its opening Group B at home to Nigeria a fortnight ago Former African champions Zambia will be in Uganda for a three-day camping before travelling to West Africa for their second 2018 World Cup qualifier against Cameroon. The South Africans arrive in Kampala on Monday 7th November and will face Uganda Cranes in […]

VIDEO: How Besigye ‘sneaked’ back into Uganda

VIDEO: How Besigye ‘sneaked’ back into Uganda

Besigye’s return this morning was low key, FDC bosses to receive him and Police too was uninvolved For a man whose predisposed ways with crowds and anti-riot Police are a public secret, former presidential candidate Dr Kizza Besigye return from from Entebbe Airport to his home in Kasangati after his 12-days trip abroad is unusual. […]

US ELECTION: Trump supporters arrested in Kampala

US ELECTION: Trump supporters arrested in Kampala

the arrested activists say, Trump said he would deal with long serving African presidents including Museveni Police in Kampala have on Tuesday arrested two Uganda youths for demonstrating with placards inscribed with the words “vote Trump” outside the United States embassy in Uganda. The suspected supporters of Republican nominee Donald Trump Bigirwa Moses and Allan […]

Central Bank denies Crane collapse is affecting Uganda’s financial sector

Central Bank denies Crane collapse is affecting Uganda’s financial sector

Crane’s impairment charges almost quadrupled to 50.4 billion Ugandan shillings The central bank says the collapse of Crane Bank Ltd., which is said to have been “significantly undercapitalized” after making  a loss of 12.5 billion Ugandan shillings last year caused by the economic slowdown and low commodity prices has no effect on Uganda’s economy. In a […]

Uganda disowns twin gorillas ‘born in Mgahinga NP’

Uganda disowns twin gorillas ‘born in Mgahinga NP’

There are only about 880 mountain gorillas left The jubilation by Ugandans on social media about reports that high up in the mountains of Mgahinga National Park, Kisoro District, trackers on Monday encountered an extremely rare sight. A female gorilla, was holding to newborns—twins have been trashed by Uganda Wildlife Authority. “CONGS NALONGO: Jubilation in […]