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UN Chief Guterres Visits Somalia, Appeals for $825 Million Aid

UN Secretary-General António Guterres landed in Mogadishu on Tuesday not only to show “solidarity with Somalia people" but also to draw global attention to the humanitarian crisis facing the country. Guterres met with new Somali president Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed. "We need to make as much noise as possible," Guterres said. "Conflict, drought,

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August 1931-March 2017: A look at Joash Mayanja-Nkangi’s Life

Joash Mayanja-Nkangi, a former minister in Uganda government and ex-Buganda kingdom premier succumbed to acute heart failure on Monday at around 8am at Nakasero Hospital.  Josephine Mayanja-Nkangi, the illustrious politician’s daughter, confirmed the news, hours after dispelling social media rumours of the passing on of her father.    On Sunday, Josephine had

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Fresh Makerere Graduate Goes Missing, Abductors Demand Ransom

Police in Kampala are investigating circumstances under which a fresh Makerere University graduate was abducted Sunday. According to friends, Mich Bamwine was abducted by strange goons yesterday at around 3am. Details of her abduction remain scanty but clues from social media friends indicate that Bamwine’s mother has received calls from strangers asking

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Makerere Student Scores 4.91 CGPA, Awarded by Alumni Body

Makerere University convocation team has today awarded Sarah Namboozo, who was the best student in the 67th graduation program. Sarah Namboozo, who scored a CGPA of 4.91, graduated from Makerere University Business School with a Bachelor of Science in Marketing. The Almunni body (Makerere University convocation) gave her Shs1million and a plaque

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Uganda Extradites Two Rwandan Fugitives

Uganda Police Immigration control unit on Tuesday deported two Rwandan fugitives who had escaped prison and fled to Uganda. Boniface Ndimubanzi, 58, a genocide convict and Valence Ndikuryayo, 31, who was convicted for forgery and deceit, were arrested separately recently by Uganda Police Force following an Interpol arrest warrant issued by

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Justice Bamugemereire to Chair Land Inquiry Commission

President Yoweri Museveni on Tuesday witnessed the swearing in of the Commission of Inquiry into land matters in Uganda. The ceremony was held at State House, Entebbe. Justice Catherine Bamugemereire will Chair the Commission. Other members include Mrs. Mary Odupa Ochan, Owekitibwa Robert Sebunya, Mrs. Joyce Habasa, Dr Rose Nakayi, Hon

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Trendz Bar Introduces Johnie Walker Fridays With Amazing Discounts

Trendz Bar and Lounge has slashed prices for all Johnie Walker labels on the newly introduced corporate theme night, code named Johnie Walker Fridays. The development was revealed by officials from the Bugolobi based bar, on Monday February 20th. According to statement from the management, all events happening throughout the night have

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