It’s Kampala Hash 7 Hills Run once again

It’s Kampala Hash 7 Hills Run once again

One of Kampala’s favorite sports events of the year takes place again this March 25. It will be the third running of the NSSF Kampala Hash Seven Hills Run, and in the brief history of the event, it has grown to become one of the more popular races in the region. A lot of people […]

NWSC’s Silver Mugisha reappointed to African Water Association top job

NWSC’s Silver Mugisha reappointed to African Water Association top job

The National water and sewerage corporation Managing Director Dr. Eng Silver Mugisha has been reappointed as the Vice President on the Executive Board of the African Water Association during the 19th Congress of the African Water Association and Annual General Meeting at Laico Amitie Hotel in Bamako Mali. At the same event, the corporation’s Director […]

KCCA closing 34 schools over standards

KCCA closing 34 schools over standards

Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) will enforce closure of 34 schools in Kampala that have failed to put in place required standards. This follows release of a report on the status on 48 schools that had been asked to make improvements or else be closed. According to the report, only 14 schools did make improvements […]

Umeme: 12 years of powering Uganda, transforming lives

Umeme: 12 years of powering Uganda, transforming lives

It is hard to believe today, but just 12 years ago access to electricity was reserved for urban dwellers. Under the government run Uganda Electricity Board, power outages were expected rather than a surprise and the national power company was losing four in every ten shillings of power it produced to thieves and an old […]

Long-awaited Climate Change Bill for fresh tabling

Long-awaited Climate Change Bill for fresh tabling

The proposed climate change bill to be tabled before parliament early next month, March 2018. Addressing journalists at Uganda Media Centre, the Parliamentary Forum on Climate Change (PFCC) chairperson Lawrence Songa said that everything about the bill has been drafted and soon it will be presented before cabinet for approval and then parliament. The law […]

Prime suspect in Mowzey Radio ‘murder’ paraded in court

Prime suspect in Mowzey Radio ‘murder’  paraded in court

Mr. Wamala Godfrey “Troy” , the prime suspect in the death of populary music artist, Moses Ssekibogo alias Mowzey Radio has been arraigned before Entebbe Chief Magistrate Mary Keitesi Lukwago in Entebbe court. He is expected to be charged with Murder, an upgrade from Grievous Harm, which he faced initially when the singer was still […]

Minister Aceng blasts thieving District Councils

Minister Aceng blasts thieving District Councils

The Minister of Health Dr. Ruth Aceng has cautioned District Councils against misusing funds that have been borrowed by government to implement its programmes saying they are causing a losses which will even be felt by the future generation. Aceng who was presiding over the Results Based Financing Programme National Stakeholders Orientation meeting said the […]