Police in Lira District has blocked the Kyadondo East MP Robert Kyagulanyi alias Bobi Wine and his supporters from accessing the venue he had secured to hold a consultative meeting. Bobi Wine was blocked by armed police and army officers just 30 meters away from the gate of Pacific Grand Hotel in Lira Town. The […]Read More
Authorities in Ibanda District western Uganda are holding three people suspected to be rebels who have been terrorizing people in Kicuzi sub county Ibanda South. Kweyamba Jonan, the chairperson LC1 Ryakagumba, Kanywambogo Parish, Kicuzi Sub County says over 6 suspected militias, invaded the village and have been terrorizing them. Five of these were putting on […]Read More
Recruitment: UPDF refutes reports that ‘Energetic Youth were brought at midnight and the already screened ones were dropped’ in Mbarara.
Western Uganda – Uganda Peoples Defence Force (UPDF) has refuted viral information claiming that the Friday, Jan 3, 2020 recruitment exercise at Kakyeeka play ground in Mbarara municipality was dominated by ‘order from above & conflict of Interest’ as all those that were screened during day time were told to go home and a truck […]Read More
Civil society organisations under their umbrella body the National NGO forum are calling upon Ugandans to use the year 2020 to reflect on the quality of leaders they are headed to vote in the forth coming general elections. Speaking to the press at their offices, the civil societies spoke with a uniform voice advising the […]Read More
Nyakihanga fruits and vegetable growers cooperative society receive a pineapple juices processing factory.
Government has given out Nyakihanga fruits and vegetable growers cooperative society a pineapple juices processing factory. The factory was constructed by Uganda Industrial Research Institute under the ministry of science technology and innovation at atone of 1.4 billion shillings. Speaking as the guest of honor after commissioning the factory in the function held at Buhanama parish Nyamukana […]Read More
Four people, including two children, died on the spot after the motorcycle they were riding on was knocked by a truck at Nabusanke Trading Center in Mpigi District on Kampala-Masaka road. The deceased have been identified as Catherine Nakayiza,10, a one Shadia, 9, the motorcycle rider only identified as Kasagga and another passenger, Denis Lubyayi. […]Read More
The Court of Appeal has sentenced Kenneth Kaawe the Africell Uganda Accountant Manager of Western and Southwestern Uganda, to seven years, 11mths and 5days imprisonment at Luzira. Kaawe was found guilty of embezzlement of 50,000US Dollars which he had received on behalf of his former employer Bank of Africa as Head of Central Cash on […]Read More
Security at MAKINDYE Chief Magistrates court is beefed up a head of the formal charging of former minister Sam Bitangaro and 3 other people for defrauding government of 3bn shillings by selling to it a non-existent piece of land. Bintagaro and co-suspects were last week on Thursday remanded to Luzira prison by a grade two […]Read More
Six cows were killed in road accident along Ibanda Mbarara road towards Nyakisharara airfield by a speeding minibus when the driver failed to control speed yesterday evening (Saturday,January 4,2020). The officer in charge traffic Mbarara police station Namanya Dorine has revealed that none of passengers in the vehicle died and the wreckage of this minibus […]Read More
Two Killed people died and Seven injured in Mityana Road accident when a taxi they were travelling in lost control and overturned,today (Saturday) at about 11:00 am at Nswanjere trading centre central Uganda. The injured who are admitted at Nswanjere HCIII include; Isaya Ndagishimana, Jovani Byentiza, Henry Lubura, Esther Nakitenda, Godfrey Sembusi, Lt John G […]Read More