Pemba’s designer wife Sheebah Kasami makes charming debut

Pemba’s designer wife Sheebah Kasami makes charming debut

In the highly competitive fashion industry, Sheebah Kasami Pemba’s rise seems almost effortless. A charming collection marked the debut of SKP (Sheebah Kasami Pemba) Fashion line, where the young designer presented her creations for the first time at the Abryanz Style and Fashion Awards (ASFAs) recently. “For me, color is always a very delicate issue, […]

Museveni makes Forbes cover amid sickness rumours

Museveni makes Forbes cover amid sickness rumours

Uganda’s First Lady Janet Kataha Museveni has made the Forbes Woman Africa Magazine cover for the December-January issue amid consistent rumours that the former MP and current Minister of Education and Sports is hospitalised abroad with an undisclosed ailment. Ms. Linda Nabusayi, the Press Secretary to President Museveni on Friday said that in the cover […]

Wakiso seeks Shs7b for Industrial park

Wakiso seeks Shs7b for Industrial park

Wakiso District has appealed to the Government for support in raising Shs7 billion to purchase land for an industrial park. The District speaker, Simon Nsubuga, said five square miles had been identified but there was no money to make the purchase yet and there is not enough money coming from the four municipalities of Kira, […]

Kayunga witchdoctors wanted Ivan Ssemwanga’s skull

Kayunga witchdoctors wanted Ivan Ssemwanga’s skull

The late Ivan Ssemwanga’s grave was vandalised by thugs a few days ago. According to a relative of the late, witch doctors in the area (Kayunga) have allegedly been asking their clients who wanted to get wealthy for the skull of the late, photos shared by Luganda daily Bukedde showed. Ssemwanga, 40, father of three […]

Police officer Agasirwe’s bail denied

Police officer Agasirwe’s bail denied

Prosecution has rejected the bail application of Nixon Agasirwe, one of the six senior police officers charged with kidnapping a former bodyguard to Rwandan President Paul Kagame. This was on grounds that prosecutors at the Makindye based court were served late, so they need time to first study the application not later than December 18th. […]

2017ASFAs: Jack Pemba splashes Shs50m on clothes in Dubai

2017ASFAs: Jack Pemba splashes Shs50m on clothes in Dubai

Jack Pemba recently injected Shs100m as sponsorship in the Abryanz Style and Fashion Awards, and he wants to look the part. The moneybags has just returned to Dubai where he went on a shopping spree for a $6,000 (Shs21.6m) suit, $1,500 (Shs5.4m) Louis Vuitton shoes, a $1,000 (Shs3.6m) Buggio snake skin belt and $5,000 (Shs18m) […]

Bank of Africa Uganda commemorates World Aids Day

Bank of Africa Uganda commemorates World Aids Day

Bank of Africa, today, joined the Infectious Disease Institute (IDI) to celebrate the international world Aids day with the aim of empowering people to fight for their right to be healthy While Uganda has started recording a decline in HIV infections, the fishing communities are still ranked among the most-at-risk populations that record the highest […]

French experts tip Roofings on refinery, oil pipeline deals

French experts tip Roofings on refinery, oil pipeline deals

A group of French companies have shown interest in partnering with Roofings Group that has invested over $260 million in Uganda to participate in developing the oil and gas sector. Speaking during a visit by the French Delegation that is in Uganda to look into Oil and Gas at Roofing’s $145 million Namanve plant under […]