Uganda a target and victim of terrorist attacks by Rwanda agents – Kutesa

Uganda a target and victim of terrorist attacks by Rwanda agents – Kutesa

Foreign Affairs Minister, Sam Kutesa, Friday briefed the diplomatic corps on the status of the Uganda-Rwanda relations. Briefing diplomatic corps in Kampala on the status of the now frosty relations, Hon. Kutesa outlined the state rimes Uganda accuse Rwanda of including acts of international aggression, terrorism and assassination of some high profile Uganda officials among […]

Boda Boda patron Abdalla Kitatta handed 8 years in prison

Boda Boda patron Abdalla Kitatta handed 8 years in prison

Former patron of the Boda Boda 2010 Association Abdallah Kitatta has been sentenced by the Makindye based General Court Martial (GCM)  to eight years and six months after he was convicted of illegal possession of firearms and ammunition. Lt. Gen Andrew Gutti, the head of Court Martial on Tuesday read out the sentence. The army […]

Bitature-led Umeme board held successful AGM in Kampala

Bitature-led Umeme board held successful AGM in Kampala

Umeme Ltd, announced today that the Company’s Annual General Meeting (AGM) held on Thursday, May 9 2019, voted to support all of the resolutions that the Board of Directors and Nomination Committee proposed to the shareholders. The AGM re-elected Mr. Piet AdriaanFaling and Mr. Anthony Marsh as directors of the Board and re-elected Mr. Patrick […]

Uganda records 27 kidnap cases in 4 months

Uganda records 27 kidnap cases in 4 months

At least 27 kidnap cases have been recorded across the country since this year began, Police. Spokesperson, Fred Enanga has revealed. According to the breakdown, eight kidnap cases were registered in January, while 19 cases were registered between February 22 to April 28, 2019. He says 2 of the 27 kidnap victims were recovered dead […]

MPs fight over new income tax proposed by URA

MPs fight over new income tax proposed by URA

A government proposal to charge income tax from loss making entities has led to an angry debate in the Finance Committee of Parliament today. The proposal tabled before the committee last week by the State Minister in charge of planning David Bahati seeks to charge a 0.5% tax on the gross turnover for every year […]

Bobi Wine remanded to Luzira prisons

Bobi Wine remanded to Luzira prisons

Kyadondo East legislator Robert Kyagulanyi alias Bobi Wine who was  Monday arrested as he moved to report to police Directorate of Criminal Investigations (CID), has been charged with ‘disobedience of statutory duty’ at Buganda road court before being remanded to Luzira prisons. In the presence of his lawyer Mr. Benjamin Katana, Bobi Wine was charged with disobedience […]

John Deere’s technology set to revolutionalize Africa’s Agriculture

John Deere’s technology set to revolutionalize Africa’s Agriculture

John Deere, an American Corporation that manufactures agricultural, construction, and forestry machinery will tomorrow announce major steps that they are taking to change Uganda and Africa’s agricultural sector in 2019. The announcements will be made at the 11th edition of the Information Communication and Technology for Development Conference (ICT4D) which kicks off tomorrow at Speke Resort Munyonyo. In […]

dfcu law firm Sebalu Lule blocked from Crane Bank

dfcu law firm Sebalu Lule blocked from Crane Bank

Businessman Sudhir Ruparelia has successfully blocked law firm Sebalu, Lule and Company Advocates from representing DFCU Bank in the court case he filed against the bank for refusing to pay rent fees now amounting to Shs2.9 billion for premises formally owned by Crane Bank. In the ruling read to court Monday morning,  Justice Paul Gadenya […]

Crown Beverages named ‘bottler of 2018’ by Pepsi

Crown Beverages named ‘bottler of 2018’ by Pepsi

Crown Beverages Limited (CBL), the bottler of Pepsi, Mirinda, Mountain Dew, Sting, and Nivana Water has been crowned PepsiCo Europe and Sub-Saharan African (Europe and SSA) Bottler of the Year2018. The PepsiCo “Bottler of the Year Award” is the highest annual regional recognition conferred upon PepsiCo’s best bottling partner from PepsiCo Europeand Africa. Nominations out […]

Police now ignoring me, says Bobi Wine

Police now ignoring me, says Bobi Wine

Musician turned politician, Kyadondo East MP Robert Kyagulanyi better known as Bobi has expressed concern about the delay by Uganda Police to respond to a notice about several upcoming music shows during the Easter Weekend. Addressing the media in Kampala today, Bobi Wine said he submitted the required letters to Police headquarters in Naguru a […]

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