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President Museveni Meets Investor Rakesh Wahi

President Yoweri Museveni on Wednesday (June 21st) received and held a meeting with the Chairman of the United Arab Emirates-based CMA Investment Holding, Mr. Rakesh Wahi who called on him at State House, Nakasero. The Holding specializes in a range of activities that include CNBC Africa Television network and Murdoch University.

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PHOTOS: Museveni Campaigns for NRM Flag Bearer in Arua

The National Resistance Movement (NRM) National Chairman, President Yoweri Museveni has pledged three-road unit construction equipment to the residents of Arua district because of the vastness of the district. The equipment is from the recently procured road equipment from Japan. “We mean a grader, compactor, excavator so that you can construct

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Uganda, Russia Sign Atomic Energy Deal

The Government of Uganda through the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Development has signed the Memorandum of Understanding with the Russian state Atomic Energy Corporation(ROSATOM) on the cooperation in the peaceful uses of atomic energy on June 19th 2017 in Moscow. The MoU was signed by Hon. Eng. Simon D’Ujanga, the

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CRISIS: Uganda’s Immigration Office Runs out of Passports

Uganda has run out of passports, the east African nation’s internal affairs ministry has announced in a statement issued on June 13. “The Ministry of Internal Affairs regrets to inform the general public that the stock of Ordinary Passports is running low and this may cause some delay in getting your

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Museveni Reunites with Former Rival Paul Kawanga Semwogerere

President Yoweri Museveni at the weekend met and shared a moment with former Presidential candidate Paul Kawanga Semwogerere. Museveni was attending Trinity College Nabbingo’s Platinum Anniversary celebrations that took place on Sunday at the school in Wakiso district. The two worked side by side after the 1986 bushwar until in 1995 when

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Redpepper Crisis Deepens, Staffers Go on Strike

The situation at local publishing house, Pepper Publications Limited continues to grow tense and worse by the day. Barely three months after the suspension of their Tabloid, Hello, editorial staffers at Namanve office have laid down tools over unpaid salary arrears. Emulalu and Akapapula papers which targeted Eastern Region readers and sports

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Fury as Kyambogo Student is Killed on Internship

A student of Kyambogo Univesity was Wednesday crushed dead by a machine at his internship place in Ntinda industrial area. Wycliffe Beinomugisha, a second year student of Environmental Engineering was reportedly trying to operate a machine before it cut him deep through the thigh. According to George Henry Kitakule, the University’s Minister

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SGR Will Not Kill Business – Kenyatta Assures Transport Operators

The start of the operations of the Standard Gauge Railway (SGR) will not kill business for public transport operators in the country, Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta has assured. Kenyatta said SGR will instead create more opportunities for matatu and boda boda operators as he directed the Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure to

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FULL LIST: Rwenzururu Kingdom Gets New Leadership as Mumbere Faces Treason, Terrorism Charges

Omusinga Charles Wesley Mumbere, King od Rwenzururu Kingdom, on Sunday evening appointed the Kingdom’s cabinet to run operations of the Kingdom. This comes after the clash between Ugandan security forces and the Kirumira Mutima (Rwenzururu Kingdom Royal guards) in November 2016, which later led to the arrest of  Omusinga Mumbere and

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