Shs500m police bond for Kaweesi murder suspects

Shs500m police bond for Kaweesi murder suspects

Government has preferred the heaviest of terms while releasing on bail three of the five suspects recently charged with belonging to a terrorist group, the Allied Defence Forces (ADF) over the gruesome murder of former police spokesperson Andrew Felix Kaweesi. Nakawa Court Grade one Magistrate Noah Sajjabi granted bail to Umur Maganda, Ahmad Shaban Senfuka […]

Saudi Arabia offers jobs to Uganda’s “educated jobless”

Saudi Arabia offers jobs to Uganda’s “educated jobless”

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has opened doors to skilled Ugandan job seekers beyond recruiting only domestic workers after a recent visit by Hon. Janat Mukwaya, Minister of Gender, Labour and Social Development. The Governments on the December 31, 2017 signed a new General Labour Recruitment Bilateral Agreement that for the first time allows Ugandan […]

Killer guns discovered in Kisoro, murders increase

Killer guns discovered in Kisoro, murders increase

Another gun has been recovered in Kisoro disttrict, just three days after the police found what they called a sniper rifle in the home of a 71-year-old widow. An AK 47 riffle number 1961-53475 with twenty two rounds of ammunition was found hidden under a heap of stones in Rukoro, Nyakabingo parish in Kyahi Sub […]

MPs fight over soldiers inside Parliament

MPs fight over soldiers inside Parliament

Tension heated up on Tuesday in Parliament after chaos erupted before being adjourned unceremoniously on Day two of the age limit debate. Amuru District Woman MP Lucy Akello (FDC)  said she has found soldiers occupying both the Catholic/Anglican Chaplaincy prayer places in Parliament before there was a near fist fight in between Hon. Odongo Otto […]

Detained socialite Bryan White scares Kayihura after shooting

Detained socialite Bryan White scares Kayihura after shooting

Embattled socialite Brian Kirumira aka Bryan White will spend the coming days in the notorious Nalufenya detention facility in Jinja District on the orders of Inspector General of Police Gen Kale Kayihura. The Police chief personally ordered Mr. White be transferred from Kabalagala police division to enable investigations that’s he is part of a bigger […]

The Scenes at 19th edition of Blankets & Wine

The Scenes at 19th edition of Blankets & Wine

It was all pomp and glamour on Sunday, 17th December, 2017, at Lugogo Cricket Oval as the 19th edition of Blankets & Wine went underway. Above, the sun shone brightly, just a perfect weather for the picnic-styled musical event. Gates were flung open as early as 1pm and by 3pm, the expansive lawn at Lugogo […]

Police to crash Togikwatako MPs inside Parliament, Kayima confirms

Police to crash Togikwatako MPs inside Parliament, Kayima confirms

As pressure piles on Members of Parliament ahead of Tuesday afternoon’s historical plenary that starts the voting process on the passing of age Constitution amendment Bill, 2017,  Police spokesperson Emilian Kayima says they will arrest anyone who storms Parliament chambers in overdrive. “Our intelligence has revealed that some MPs who like drama so much have rallied the […]

‘Besigye betrayed me’ Gen. Mugisha Muntu claims

‘Besigye betrayed me’ Gen. Mugisha Muntu claims

Earlier this month, Gen Gregory Mugisha Muntu handed over the office of the president of the Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) but also used the occasion to give the strongest indication that he may part ways with the party. In his speech, Mugisha Muntu indicated that the party was polarized in its strategy on how to […]