Museveni Commends Ntungamo Christians On Poverty Alleviation Campaigns

Museveni Commends Ntungamo Christians On Poverty Alleviation Campaigns

President Yoweri Museveni has hailed the people of Ntungamo District in South Western Uganda for being united despite having different religious affiliations and also for now waking up to fight against household poverty through practicing commercial farming. “I congratulate the people of Ntungamo for being together despite various differences and for starting to come up […]

Parliament To Vet New Ministers On Friday

Parliament To Vet New Ministers On Friday

Uganda’s parliament will on Friday vet newly appointed ministers in the country’s cabinet. According to a communication from the Clerk to Parliament, Jane Kibirige dated December 30th, the first person to appear before the committee will be Raphael Magyezi, the Igara East MP who was appointed Minister of Local Government. Last month, President Yoweri Museveni […]

Kenya Bus Attack: Three People Killed By Armed Men

Kenya Bus Attack: Three People Killed By Armed Men

Three people have been killed after a bus was attacked in Kenya close to the Somali border, local officials say. Two others were injured and are being treated at local clinics. The bus was travelling from Mombasa and was targeted in Lamu county when heavily armed men stopped it and sprayed it with bullets. The […]

Mega Concert, Fireworks Usher In 2020 At Pearl Of Africa Hotel

Mega Concert, Fireworks Usher In 2020 At Pearl Of Africa Hotel

It was glitz and glamour as Kampala’s Plush Pearl of Africa Hotel on 31st December 2019 put up a show to remember to welcome the New Year 2020 with open-air festivities at the hotel, ending with grandiose fireworks. Celebrations of the arrival of the New Year at Pearl of Africa Hotel were similar to last year […]

Luxurious Pearl Of Africa Hotel To Welcome New Year With Iconic Fireworks

Luxurious Pearl Of Africa Hotel To Welcome New Year With Iconic Fireworks

Kampala’s Plush Pearl of Africa Hotel will on 31st December 2019 welcome the New Year 2020 with open-air festivities at the hotel, ending with grandiose fireworks. Celebrations of the arrival of the New Year at Pearl of Africa Hotel will be similar to last year with a musical concert on the program. Tuesday’s concert will feature […]

UBA Celebrates Festive Season With SOS Children’s Village, Donates Food & Story Books

UBA Celebrates Festive Season With SOS Children’s Village, Donates Food & Story Books

United Bank for Africa (UBA) Uganda, through its Foundation arm, on Thursday 19th December, 2019 visited the SOS Children’s villages in Kakiri to donate materials in form of locally published story books and food items to the children. Under their ‘Each One Teach’ initiative, UBA partnered with ‘Sooo Many Stories,’ a Ugandan publishing house to donate […]

Pay TV giants announce school fees promo

Pay TV giants announce school fees promo

Following September’s reduction of Dstv and Gotv monthly subscriptions up to a tune of 30% for some packages, market leader MultiChoice Uganda has unveiled their festive season sales promo at a press briefing on Thursday in Kampala. Ms Joan Semanda Kizza, the Public Relations and Communications Manager addressing reporters at the company’s head office in Kololo […]

Kadaga Yet To Receive Official Communication On Cabinet Reshuffle

Kadaga Yet To Receive Official Communication On Cabinet Reshuffle

Uganda’s President, Yoweri Museveni is yet to communicate formally to parliament about the newly appointed cabinet ministers, the Speaker of Parliament, Rebecca Kadaga has revealed. In her communication to parliament on Thursday morning, Kadaga said she also learnt of the appointments through the media, saying she can’t start the vetting process in the absence of […]

Three People Perish In Grisly Mbarara Accident As Boda Boda, Range Rover Collide

Three People Perish In Grisly Mbarara Accident As Boda Boda, Range Rover Collide

Three people have died in an accident at Biharwe along Mbarara-Masaka highway. The accident occurred around 6:00am this morning when a speeding Range Rover registration number UAM 338Y knocked dead two people riding on a Bajaj motorcycle registration UEU 993F. Samson Kasasiira, the Rwizi Region Police spokesperson, says after knocking the motorcycle the Range Rover […]

Ugandan Court Issues Arrest Warrant For Deposed Sudan Leader Bashir

Ugandan Court Issues Arrest Warrant For Deposed Sudan Leader Bashir

The International Crimes Division of the High Court has ordered the Uganda government to comply with the International Criminal Court (ICC) arrest warrants in respect of deposed Sudan president Omar al-Bashir. The court in the Ugandan capital Kampala has since issued its own arrest warrant for Bashir and found the Ugandan government in violation of […]