Katusabe’s murder; Sebuufu gets 40 year jail sentence

Katusabe’s murder; Sebuufu gets 40 year jail sentence

Pine car bond proprietor Muhamad Sebuufu gets 40 year jail sentence by the Kampala High court for the murder of businesswoman Donah Betty Katushabe over a Shs9m car debt. According to evidence presented by prosecution, the deceased purchased a car at pine car bond at 13 million but only managed to pay five million. That […]

Gunmen riding on motorcycles kill mobile money attendant in Nakulabye

Gunmen riding on motorcycles kill mobile money attendant in Nakulabye

Police is investigating circumstances under which Juliet Nabaasa, a mobile money attendant in Nakulabye, a suburb of Kampala was shot dead. Nabaasa was reportedly shot dead at around 10pm on Friday, by unknown gunmen who intercepted her in Kayiwa Zone, along Balintuma Road in Rubaga Division. She was heading home aboard a motor vehicle registration […]

Chronixx serenaded Reggae lovers

Chronixx serenaded Reggae lovers

Renowned Jamaican reggae sensation Jamar McNaughton, better known as Chronixx serenaded Reggae lovers last weekend in a Festival dubbed the Pulse Mega Fest. The event that promises to be part of the Ugandan social calendar was organized by MTN Uganda and Talent Africa. By midday, revelers had started flocking the Sheraton gardens to enjoy the […]

UBC stance on showing Uganda Cranes game in Afcon 2019

UBC stance on showing Uganda Cranes game in Afcon 2019

Details emerging from UBC show that the National Broadcaster has failed to secure Broadcasting rights for the African Cup of Nations-Afcon. The negotiations between Uganda, the Confederation of African Football (CAF) and Africa Union of Broadcasters (AUB) to allow UBC to broadcast the games on credit have failed to yield results. UBC had sought Parliament’s […]

Truck driver escapes after causing nasty accident on Kampala-Mityana highway

Truck driver escapes after causing nasty accident on Kampala-Mityana highway

Two people have died and 11 others injured in an accident involving a trailer registration number UAY 632J and a Toyota mini van number UBS665H along the Kampala-Mityana highway. Deputy Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokesman, Luke Owoyesigyire, says the accident occurred when the driver of the van tried to overtake a Raum and rammed into a […]

Uganda trade minister opposes export of Sugarcane to Kenya

Uganda trade minister opposes export of Sugarcane to Kenya

Government is opposed to the proposal to export unprocessed raw materials like sugarcane, according Trade, industry and Cooperatives Minister, Ms Amelia Kyambadde, says URN. The minister told Parliament on Thursday that such a plan would hamper industrial growth. Ms Kyambadde, who was presenting a statement on issues of  excess sugarcane in Busoga Sub-region said Uganda’s […]

Two suspects sent to jail over role in BOU currency saga

Two suspects sent to jail over role in BOU currency saga

Two Bank of Uganda (BoU) officials, Francis Kakeeto, 36 and Fred Vito Wanyama, 42 are bankers have been arraigned before the Anticorruption Court and charged with corruption and abuse of office in connection with the ongoing currency saga, now remanded to Luzira Prison until June 25. The duo are employed as branch manager and assistant branch manager […]

DPP Chibita: ‘I am Free Of Political Influence’

DPP Chibita: ‘I am Free Of Political Influence’

The Director of Public Prosecution (DPP) Justice Mike Chibita has given the country assurances that he is free of political influence in the execution of his duties. Chibita gave the firm assurance while speaking at the Dialogue on Corruption at Hotel Africana on Wednesday. “I am free from political influence. Am lucky that my office […]

Museveni tips Sebei leaders on leadership

Museveni tips Sebei leaders on leadership

  President Yoweri Museveni has called upon all leaders at all levels – political, religious and civic – to always take it upon themselves and work as agents of change and sensitize the masses on create wealth in order to get rid of household poverty. He added that leaders are not worth any title of […]

Supreme Banking goes to Bugolobi surburb

Supreme Banking goes to Bugolobi surburb

Equity Bank Uganda Ltd has opened the latest Supreme banking branch on Luthuli Avenue right opposite Nice House of Plastics. Speaking at the official opening, Equity Bank Managing Director, Mr. Samuel Kirubi says the Supreme Branch is offering customized banking solutions with exclusive privileges. “At Equity Bank we are proud to continue the innovation journey […]

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