Road Fund Board, Staff In Bitter Clash Over New ED Recruitment

Road Fund Board, Staff In Bitter Clash Over New ED Recruitment

Staff of the Uganda Road Fund (URF) and the board Chairperson are embroiled in a bitter clash over the recruitment process of the Executive Director. According to a petition by members of staff addressed to Matia Kasaija, the Minister Of Finance, Planning and Economic Development, Board Chairperson, Ms. Merian Sebunya Kyomugisha and Board Member, Ms. […]

US Cites Torture, Cruel Treatment In Imposing Sanctions On Ex-police Boss Kayihura, Family

US Cites Torture, Cruel Treatment In Imposing Sanctions On Ex-police Boss Kayihura, Family

Former Police Chief General Kayihura and his family have been banned from setting foot in the United States of America after Uncle Sam designated the ex-police boss. US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo issued on a statement on Friday outlining why Kayihura, his wife and children have been designated. “The Department is publicly designating Kale […]

Museveni, Kenya’s Kenyatta Ink Cross-border Peace Pact

Museveni, Kenya’s Kenyatta Ink Cross-border Peace Pact

President, Yoweri Museveni and his Kenyan counterpart, Uhuru Kenyatta have signed a Memorandum of Understanding on a joint cross-border integrated programme for sustainable peace and social economic transformation for Turkana, West Pokot and Karamoja. The two leaders signed the MoU in Moroto on Thursday evening. The move to sign the memorandum started on August 31st, […]

URSB Boss Bemanya Eats Big At WIPO Despite UTL Woes

URSB Boss Bemanya Eats Big At WIPO Despite UTL Woes

Uganda Registrations Services Bureau (URSB) Registrar General, Bemanya Twebaze has been elected President of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) Advisory Committee on Enforcement at its 14th session WIPO Advisory Committee on Enforcement in Geneva, Switzerland. Bemanya who was elected on Monday 2nd September, will be assisted by Ms. Elizabeth Jones of the UK IPO Copyright […]

Police Probes Brutal Attack On Clobbered, Nailed Museveni Supporter

Police Probes Brutal Attack On Clobbered, Nailed Museveni Supporter

The Uganda Police have launched investigations into the brutal attack on a man for allegedly supporting President Yoweri Museveni’s supporter. According to a statement issued by the Kampala Metropolitan Police spokesperson, Patrick Onyango, the force is investigating circumstances that led to the clobbering of Baker Kasumba. In statement, Onyango reveals that Baker narrated to them […]

Uganda Gov’t Rejects Planned Power Plant At Murchison Falls

Uganda Gov’t Rejects Planned Power Plant At Murchison Falls

Uganda said on Wednesday that due to the importance of its famed Murchison Falls as a lucrative tourism attraction it had rejected a hydropower project proposed by South Africa’s Bonang Power and Energy. The falls lend their name to a 3,900-square-km national park, one of Uganda’s biggest, where visitors can view lions, hippos, elephants, buffalos […]

Bebe Cool advises Ugandans

Bebe Cool advises Ugandans

Local artist Moses Ssali aka Bebe Cool is urging Ugandans to develop the spirit heart of always helping the needy and vulnerable citizens. He made the call while sending off five families to Narayana Health Hospital-India for heart surgery through support from his new charity organization, Golden heart foundation in collaboration with Action for Disadvantaged […]

Takula Cash to change Uganda lottery space

Takula Cash to change Uganda lottery space

A brand new lottery operator hits the Ugandan market this December … with the launch of Takula Cash, a platform that promises a strong balance of big wins and regular payouts. At a time when more people are heading online and looking at alternatives to national lotteries across the world, it’s a timely launch with […]

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 […]

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