Kenya’s Chief Justice Accuses Kenyatta Of ‘Crippling Judiciary’

Kenya’s Chief Justice Accuses Kenyatta Of ‘Crippling Judiciary’

Kenya’s Chief Justice David Maraga has presented figures to show how the executive arm of government is trying to “cripple the judiciary” through budget cuts. He said judiciary’s operations had been severely impacted by the spending cuts, leading to suspension of court of appeal sessions in four major towns and stalling of mobile courts. The […]

Centenary launches end-year alternative transaction promo

Centenary launches end-year alternative transaction promo

To help customers shop and pay for things faster during the festive season,  local microfinance bank Centenary Bank is encouraging people to embrace the use of alternative banking channels that are digitally-driven. The bank this week launched a promo dubbed “Cente Christmas” for the next eight-week launched at Capital Shoppers, Ntinda in Kampala. Speaking at the […]

BoU board allegedly blasts dfcu

BoU board allegedly blasts dfcu

The Board of Bank of Uganda (BoU) has told Dfcu Bank that they should sue their lawyers for misleading them into taking over Meera Investment properties instead of asking for Shs47 billion. Dfcu bank recently returned the branches to BoU but is demanding Shs47 billion and yet the same bank undervalued same properties and paid […]

Troubled dfcu replace lawyers in Crane Bank case

Troubled dfcu replace lawyers in Crane Bank case

DFCU Bank has instructed Kalenge, Bwanika, Ssawa & Co. Advocate to represent them in the suit filed by Meera Investments in which the bank is accused of taking over buildings illegally which formerly belonged to Crane Bank. Meera Investments is owned by city businessman Sudhir Ruparelia. This becomes the second time DFCU bank is kicking […]

Rajiv Leads Day 1 of Mosac Rally

Rajiv Leads Day 1 of Mosac Rally

Rally’s wunderkind Rajiv Ruparelia, yet again showed his rivals what he is made of, with a comfortable lead on Day One of this weekend’s MOSAC Rally- the last event on the National Rally Championship and the title decider. He beat Yassin Nasser (415) points and Arthur Blick Jnr (385) who are the two top contenders […]

Ruparelia spurs Kampala Kids Run

Ruparelia spurs Kampala Kids Run

Access to safe water by school-going children in rural areas is hard leading these youngsters to suffer all sorts of diseases and living in unhealthy conditions. To avert these conditions in the different parts of the country, Ruparelia Group through Kampala Parents’ School is sponsoring the Kampala Kids Run this year with the theme: Safe […]

Ruparelia Foundation in Xmas Toy Drive

Ruparelia Foundation in Xmas Toy Drive

This festive season, the Ruparelia Foundation has organized what they have called Christmas Toy Drive to collect toys for the less fortunate children in orphanages and hospitals. The foundation will also organize a Christmas party for the kids on 15th December. “Play is a cherished part of childhood and in the spirit of Christmas, we […]

Cultural diversity comes alive at Victoria University

Cultural diversity comes alive at Victoria University

Cultural diversity came alive at Victoria University last Saturday during this year’s international cultural day. It was colorful and full of energy as students did their best to make their country stand out and proud. And at the end of energetic pompous day, students from Democratic Republic of Congo (DR Congo) won this year’s international […]

Unmissable festive packages in Kampala

Unmissable festive packages in Kampala

It is that time of the year yet again for the world to celebrate the birth of an iconic spiritual figure Jesus Christ. The month of December is used by Christians around the world to celebrate the deity. A multitude of people use this time of the year to go on vacation with family and […]