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MAK Administrator Suspended Over Sexually Assaulting Student

Mr Kisuze Edward is an Assistant Senior Administrator in the Academic Registrar at Makerere Universiy has been suspended for sexually assaulting a female student recently. Kisuze is accused of sexually assaulting Njoroge Racheal, a Kenyan student who had gone to verify her transcript at the University. Njoroge told Police in a statement that

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Makerere Guild President Arrested as Students Hold Strike

Makerere University Guild President Papa Salim Were has been arrested by Police and whisked to an unknown destination following a bloody strike by University students on Monday morning. The students braved the Monday morning rain and staged a strike protesting against “unfair policies” being taken up by the University administration. The policies

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Airtel Contributes Shs 50M Towards this Year’s Kabaka’s Birthday Celebrations

As part of its five-year partnership with Buganda kingdom, Airtel Uganda has this morning handed over a contribution of UGX 50,000,000/- towards the birthday celebrations of the Kabaka of Buganda, Ssabasajja Ronald Muwenda Mutebi. The partnership with Buganda Kingdom supports four of its main annual activities including the Kabaka’s birthday celebrations,

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Record Breaking Numbers Turn Up For 2018 Airtel Kabaka Birthday Run

More than 40,000 brave runners braved the heavy rains to take part in the 2018 edition of the Airtel Kabaka birthday run that took place yesterday. This year’s run also celebrated 25 years of the Kabaka’s coronation anniversary. The runthat was flagged off at 7.00am by the Kabaka of Buganda; Ssabasajja Ronald

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Rwanda’s Economic Growth to Remain Steady – IMF

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has revealed that Rwanda’s economy will continue to grow in 2018-2019 to by 7.2%. The IMF Mission in Rwanda Chief, Laure Redifer announced this in a press conference in Kigali. She was speaking about Rwanda’s economic growth prospect after IMF staff completed discussions in the ninth review

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Embrace New-Age Technology to Boost Operations – Microfinance Institutions Urged

Speakers at the International Conference on Responsible and Inclusive Finance (ICRIF) have urged Rwandan microfinance institutions (MFIs) to embrace new-age technology to streamline their operations and to enhance their ability to extend financial inclusion among the country’s unbanked and underbanked population. The conference held on March 21 took place in Kigali,

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Museveni Flags off Team Uganda for the 21st Commonwealth Games

President Yoweri Museveni has stressed that it is vital for sportsmen and women to maintain discipline and cooperation while competing. The President made the call at State House, Entebbe on Thursday as he flagged off Team Uganda for the 21st Commonwealth Games slated to start on 4th April 2018 in Gold

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Makerere University Scraps Off Evening Classes

Makerere University has scrapped off Evening Classes leaving only two programs; Day Programme and Afternoon programme. This follows a decision by lecturers to suspend evening classes saying they would only resume teaching if management cleared the outstanding incentives for the services offered to students under the programme. Makerere University management would then

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Former ISO Boss Teddy Seezi Cheeye Knocked Dead by Boda Boda

Veteran journalist and Former ISO director for Economic Monitoring, Teddy Seezi Cheeye is dead. Cheeye was reportedly knocked dead by a speeding BodaBoda at Nakawa traffic lights while crossing Jinja Road on Thursday afternoon. The deceased owned the Uganda Confidential, an investigative newspaper with hard hitting stories in the 90’s and early

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Police to Reward Shs 100M to Anyone that Identifies Suzan Magara Killers

Police has announced a Shs 100 million bounty on cashier Suzan Magara’s killers. Magara, 28, was kidnapped by unknown people on her way home in Lungujja, Lubaga Division about three weeks ago. The deceased worked as an administrator at a family business owned by her dad John Magara. Her body was discovered by

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