Tororo residents get new water source from Hima Cement

Tororo residents get new water source from Hima Cement

Aturukuku Primary School that has a population of 556 pupils In a move aimed at increasing access to safe drinking water in communities living around its areas of operation, Hima Cement Litd has donated boreholes to Tororo town’s Western Division. The boreholes were handed over to the benefiting communities with support from Mzee Ahmed Jamal, […]

‘Museveni mole’ Kato Lubwama, banned from Besigye’s home

‘Museveni mole’ Kato Lubwama, banned from Besigye’s home

MP Lubwama has since become persona-non-grata at Besigye’s home Embattled Lubaga South MP Kato Lubwama is no longer welcome to opposition kingpin Dr. Kizza Besigye’s home, an FDC party leader said, accused of spying for President Museveni and his NRM government. In a report carried by The Observer, Kato Lubwama, has since become persona-non-grata at […]

Kadaga chairs first session as IPU President Africa

Kadaga chairs first session as IPU President Africa

Ms Kadaga described as a woman of ‘good stature’ by colleagues  Speaker Rebecca Kadaga has on Monday chaired a session at the ongoing Inter-Parliamentary Union meeting. She was elected Sunday evening at the ongoing 5-day, 135th IPU assembly in Geneva, Switzerland. Kadaga leading Uganda’s delegation of four members of parliament; Mr Raphael Magyezi, Mr Mourine […]

Am a disciple of Nyerere and Kaunda, Museveni confesses

Am a disciple of Nyerere and Kaunda, Museveni confesses

Nyerere helped M7 overthrow Idi Amin’s regime President Museveni has described himself as a disciple of African greats Kenneth Kaunda and Julius Nyerere during Zambia’s 52nd Independence Anniversary celebrations in Lusaka today. Museveni who is in Lusaka, Zambia for a two-day state visit, this morning met that country’s founding father, Kaunda at his home. Kaunda […]

Ask my Old Kampala OBs, MP Lubwama defends ‘fake’ academic papers

Ask my Old Kampala OBs, MP Lubwama defends ‘fake’ academic papers

UNEB in its letter says Lubaga North MP Lubwama failed S.4 Embattled Paulo Kato Lubwama, the Lubaga South MP who is face a legal battle over lacking the qualifications for election as a Member of Parliament has attacked his opponent. Through the Center for Legal Aid (CLA), an organization that provides free legal services, Habib […]

Gov’t officials profiteering from poaching – NGO

Gov’t officials profiteering from poaching –  NGO

Seka Hussein, 38, was arrested on Sunday by the Police with 32 pieces of hippopotamus teeth that weighed 15 kilograms. An NGO, Natural Resources Conservation Network (NRCN), has attacked unnamed top government officials who are allegedly profiteering in the trade of wildlife products and protecting poachers who are directly involved in the vices. This follows […]

Luwandagga funeral service on at Namirembe

Luwandagga funeral service on at Namirembe

He will laid to rest @ 4pm at Wamala in Kawempe A funeral service in honor of veteran sports commentator Andrew Patrick Luwandaga is taking place this morning at Namirembe Cathedral where a crowd has gathered at the entrance. The mourners inside the church represented an amalgamation of Luwandagga’s life, from childhood friends to businessmen, from […]

Museveni chief guest at Zambian Independence fete

Museveni chief guest at Zambian Independence fete

On arrival, Museveni was presented with a bouquet and and a 21 gun salute   President Museveni arrived in Lusaka yesterday on a two-day state visit during which he will be the chief guest at Zambia’s 52nd, Independence anniversary celebrations due on Monday October 24th, 2016 at the Freedom Square. On arrival, Museveni was presented […]

‘Fulbright Scholar’ and Makerere Prof. Sabiiti gets an authorship award

‘Fulbright Scholar’ and Makerere Prof. Sabiiti gets an authorship award

Prof. Sabiiti authored “Agricultural Principles and Practices for Secondary schools and Colleges” The Uganda Text book – Academic and Non-fiction Authors Association (UTANA) in partnership with the Norwegian Non-fiction writers and Translators Association has recognized Prof. Elly Nyabombo Sabiiti for publishing agricultural text books that are mostly used  in Secondary schools and Colleges in Uganda, Kenya […]

Gen. Katumba, Ugandans mourn Luwandagga

Gen. Katumba, Ugandans mourn Luwandagga

Luwandagga will be buried on Monday at his ancestral home at Wamala-Katooke in Wakiso Army commander Gen. Katumba Wamala has mourned the death of long-serving UBC TV journalist, current affairs host and sports commentator Andrew Patrick Luwandagga. Luwandagga died Saturday morning Oct. 22, 2016 a month after his 61st birthday; reportedly of a sudden heart […]