Usain Bolt wins 200m gold, his eighth Olympic gold

Usain Bolt won the men’s 200m to claim his second Rio 2016 gold, his eighth at an Olympics, and keep alive his hopes of an unprecedented ‘treble treble’. The Jamaican ran 19.78 seconds to come home ahead of Canada’s Andre de Grasse and France’s Christophe Lemaitre. Britain’s Adam Gemili clocked the same time as Lemaitre, […]

Queen’s Palace to host Best of Kenzo Concert this September

Queen’s Palace to host Best of Kenzo Concert this September

Just like it happens every year, Iganga Road based Queen’s Palace holds two major concerts a year; one in the middle of the year and the other is their anniversary that happens every end of year in December. Around this time, the extremely fast-growing hangout is set to have its mid-year concert. For the mid-year […]

Police Promises Maximum Security At Masaza Cup Final

By Vicent Kakooza Less than 48 hours to the hectic 2016 Buganda Masaza football final between Gomba and Buddu at the Mandela National Stadium- Namboole on Saturday, Police has come out to assure Ugandans that there will be maximum security. Speaking at a joint press conference with organizers at Namboole on Thursday morning, Frank Mwesigwa […]

US swimmers Gunnar Bentz and Jack Conger stopped at Rio airport

The Brazilian authorities have stopped US swimmers Gunnar Bentz and Jack Conger from boarding a flight at Rio de Janeiro airport, the US Olympic Committee has confirmed. The two men were taken off a plane, bound for the US, for questioning late on Wednesday and released hours later. Two teammates – Ryan Lochte and James […]

Walk of a Teenage Mother; a tale of teenage pregnancy

Mpumudde is slightly thrown out of Jinja town approximately 3.1km away. Mpumudde is the poster child for prevalent vices like prostitution, drug abuse, and a vicious cycle of poverty. The same neighbourhood is where Hope for Women in Crisis (HOFWC) chose to set up a home for a project that targeted hopeless expecting teenagers. We […]

Jinja’s first hotel, Ripon Falls Hotel to be redeveloped

Jinja’s first hotel, Ripon Falls Hotel to be redeveloped

Built in 1950, Ripon Falls Hotel, as it was known then, is set to be demolished to pave way for redevelopment. The hotel had joined the long list of dilapidated and abandoned buildings after no care was given to the once memorial mark. The hotel back then was built to specifically accommodate Queen Elizabeth on […]

NBS’ Percy joins restaurant business

NBS’ Percy joins restaurant business

If the word diversifying holds any meaning, then Jinja’s media people have adopted the meaning. First was BABA FM’s Twahir Ddamulira who took over a run-won restaurant on Iganga Road opposite the Coca Cola depot, then came Smart FM’s Cyrus Makaka who is a marketing boss of AB Matra and now recently manages a live […]

Man Misses Olympic Gold medal Due To Huge Penis

A POLE vault hopeful missed out on his chance of an Olympic medal when the bar was knocked off its perch by his Penis. Japanese pole vaulter Hiroki Ogita will be ruing the size of his manhood after it caused him to foul during the qualifying rounds in the men’s event in Rio. Ogita was […]

Busoga Kingdom Tourism Minister for Rolex Festival

In the news recently, it was disclosed that Uganda’s major food invention, the Rolex, was one of the fastest growing foods in the whole world. The story was shared, tweeted, and all that but one thing was clear, Ugandans embraced the news and just like that, everyone now wants to eat Rolex! One person who […]

Bunyoro King Opens Up On Ugandan Oil,Encourages Bunyoro Youth To Study

BULIISA The King of Bunyoro Kitara Kingdom his Highness, Solomon Gaffabusa Iguru has encouraged his people of Bunyoro Kitara to embrace Education as a right for all children in the Kingdom. While closing a two days’ retreat of ministers from Bunyoro Kitara Kingdom at Adonia hotel in Buliisa Town, this morning, the king’s emphasis revealed […]