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Mujib Kasule Stings Magogo Over Fufa Election Controversy

A day after he was kicked out of the race for Federation of Uganda Football Association (Fufa), former KCCA FC player and Proline FC chairman Mujib Kasule has hit at the race’s sole candidate Moses Magogo castigating him for behaving like a despot. Mujib Kasule told journalists in Kampala on Tuesday

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Ministers Nantaba, Namuganza Being Investigated for Trading Insults in Public

Government Chief Whip Ruth Nankabirwa has told Parliament that a cabinet sub-committee had been instituted to investigate the conduct of State Minister of ICT and National Guidance Idah Nantaba and her successor State Minister of Lands Persis Namuganza. Nantaba and Namuganza have been trading insults since the start of the year,

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President Museveni’s Aide Arrested for Conning Maama Fiina

President Yoweri Museveni’s senior advisor on political affairs Yekoyada Nuwagaba has been arrested for allegedly fleecing traditional healer Sylvia Namutebi popularly known as Maama Fiina. Nuwagaba reportedly conned Maama Fiina of Shs 2m after he told her he knew the killers of her husband Maj Muhammad Kiggundu who was gunned down

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Minister Anite Defends Her ‘Mandatory UTL Simcard Acquisition’ Remarks

State minister for Investment and Privatisation, Evelyn Anite has come out and defended that Government plans to make it mandatory for all Ugandans to own a Uganda Telecom Limited (UTL) simcard just like national identity cards are. Her remarks caused mixed reactions among Ugandans who would later mock her on Social

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Presidential Guard Brigade Officers, Tycoons, RDC Pinned for Grabbing Forest Reserve Land

A commission probing land wrangles has been told that ‘connected’ officials are grabbing forest reserves and threatening to harm those standing in their way of impunity. On Tuesday, the committee led by Justice Catherine Bamugemereire quizzed Wakiso Resident District Commissioner Ian Kyeyune and also interviewed National Forest Authority (NFA) officials. One of

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Bank of Uganda Cuts Lending Rate to Lowest Level Since 2011

Bank of Uganda has reduced the Central Bank Rate (CBR) by one percentage point between April and June. In June, CBR was at 11 per cent but on Monday Bank of Uganda further cut the rate to 11 per cent. Central Bank governor Emmanuel Tumusiime Mutebile says the cut will address inflationary

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Why Mujib Kasule was kicked out of Fufa Presidential Race

The Federation of Uganda Football Associations (Fufa) Electoral Committee has spoken out on decision to reject the nomination of Mujib Kasule for the race of the federation’s presidency. The decision means that Moses Magogo, the current president, will run unopposed. whhas on Monday evening pronounced itself on the status of Mujib

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UTL Simcards to Become Compulsory for Ugandans Just like National IDs – Minister Anite

Government plans to make it mandatory for all Ugandans to own a Uganda Telecom Limited (UTL) simcard just like national identity cards are. State minister for Investment and Privatization Evelyn Anite has said that this mandatory simcard acquisition will start once UTL’s woes such as huge debts and management crisis have

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Lukwago Speaks Out on City Hall Chaos, Claims Minister Kamya Bribed Councillors

Erias Lukwago, the mayor of Kampala, Uganda’s capital city, has spoken out on the drama that ensued at City Hall after councillors exchanged blows over a stalemate between him and city minister Beti Kamya over the KCCA Amendment Bill 2015. The amendment bill aims at clipping Lukwago’s powers by making the

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Minister Lokodo Orders Police to Investigate Angela Kalule Over Nude Video

Days after singer Angela Kalule’s nude video leaked, ethics and integrity minister Fr Simon Lokodo has directed CIID to investigate the singer. In a video leaked to the media on Friday, Angela Kalule professes her love for her partner, parades her nipple and bum on camera in a private video. Hours after

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