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10 Ways Museveni Plans to Overcome Insecurity

President Yoweri Museveni on Wednesday addressed a special sitting of Parliament on the State of National Security following the recent spate on kidnaps and murders in the country. In his address, Museveni announced 10 measures the government will undertake to check insecurity as indicated below: "1. All legally held guns will be

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Museveni Scraps Police Bond, Bail for Murder Suspects

President Yoweri Museveni directed the Uganda Police to stop giving Police Bond to people suspected to have committed murder and other high profile crimes. The President was speaking at the 2018/2019 National Budget reading at the Kampala Serena Conference Centre on Thursday. “Going forward, I do not want to hear about police

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Guvnor Murder: Suspect Kamyuka Convicted of Manslaughter, Sentenced

High Court in Kampala on Thursday (June 14) convicted Ivan Kamyuka of manslaughter over un-intentionally killing city socialite and model John Ahimbisibwe alias Johnny at Club Guvnor in 2015. Kamyuka on the night of 2nd August 2015 had a fight John Ahimbisibwe at Industrial Area based Club Guvnor before the later

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Kayihura Speaks Out on Arrest Rumours

Former Inspector General of Police Gen. Edward Kale Kayihura has dismissed reports that he was arrested. On Tuesday evening, Social Media was filled with reports that the former Police Chief had been arrested by the army and detained at Kololo. However while speaking to The New Vision newspaper on Wednesday morning, Kayihura

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Museveni Tasks Security Agencies to Find Abiriga Killers

President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has tasked security agencies to find Arua Municipality MP Ibrahim Abiriga’s killers. MP Abiriga and his body guard were shot on Friday evening at Kawanda, Wakiso. “I have received news about the senseless killing of Arua Municipality MP, Hon Ibrahim Abiriga, and his bodyguard on the outskirts of

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Old Kampala Community Benefits from Airtel Uganda Ramadan CSR Campaign

Old Kampala is the latest community to benefit from Airtel Uganda’s extensive Corporate Social Responsibility campaign of giving to its subscribers throughout the Holy Month of Ramadan. The campaign thatis aimed at shedding light on the true Ramadan spirit and celebrating this special time of the year with the local communities

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Parliament Passes Tax on Social Media, Mobile Money

Parliament on Wednesday passed the Excise Duty (Amendment) Bill which seeks to place a 1% tax on every Mobile Money transaction and a Shs 200 tax on Social Media per day. The bill has been passed amidst cries from the public, who called on government to find an alternative source of

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18 Injured in Link Bus Accident

18 passengers have in injured in a road accident involving a bus belonging to Link company registration number UAW 354V, which overturned along Kikorongo - Bwera road. The accident occurred at around 8:00AM on Monday morning (21st May, 2018). According to Police, the injured were rushed to Kikorongo/Kilembe hospital for treatment. The Bus

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Besigye Meets Opposition MPs at Parliament

Uganda's opposition kingpin Dr Kizza Besigye has Wednesday met with opposition members of parliament. The meeting took place in the boardroom of the Leader of Opposition at Parliament. Although it was held in private, this website understands that was the meeting was summoned to resolve differences that had emerged from the 2016

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