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Justice Alphonse Owiny-Dollo Appointed Deputy Chief Justice

President Yoweri Museveni has today (Wednesday, August 23rd, 2017) appointed Justice Alphonse Owiny-Dollo the Deputy Chief Justice of Uganda. Justices Richard Butera and Paul Mugamba as have also been appointed Justices of the Supreme Court In a letter addressed Speaker of Parliament Rt. Hon. Rebecca Kadaga, dated 18th August, 2017,  President Museveni

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Why Museveni’s Plan to Scrap Over 30 Agencies & Authorities is a Great Idea

I would like to take this opportunity to applaud president Museveni over his circular to some of his ministers that is making rounds on social media. In my view, This is the boldest, smartest and wisest decision the president has made in his current Kisanja. In the directive, issued in July

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Mafia Groups Want Kasirye Gwanga Humiliated, I know Them – Mirundi

For over a week now, veteran soldier Brig Kasirye Gwanga has been in the news for setting a tractor ablaze. The tractor, Gwanga claimed, had been brought to clear his daughter’s land in Lubowa, Wakiso district. The maverick soldier had sworn not to appear before Police for investigations. But the soldier reportedly recorded

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Matthew Kanyamunyu Denied Bail Again

High Court in Kampala has this afternoon for third time denied bail to Quantum Express Logistics Executive Director Matthew Kanyamunyu who is accused of murdering Kenneth Akena. His co-accused Cythia Munwangari and Mathew Kanyamunyu were in March this year granted bail. Kanyamunyu through his lawyer, Evans Ochieng applied for bail for the

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Why Museveni Wants URA, Other Agencies & Authorities Scrapped by December 2017

Uganda’s three-decade president Yoweri Museveni has directed three ministers to review the work of agencies and authorities with the view of weeding out those that are duplicated. In a July 17 letter titled ‘Mushrooming Agencies/Authorities’, Museveni orders Ministers Matia Kasaija (Finance), Muruli Mukasa (Public Service), Esther Mbayo (Presidency), head of public

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VIDEO: Bobi Wine Speaks Out on Standing for President in 2021

Kyadondo East Member of Parliament and singer Hon. Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu aka Bobi Wine has spoken out in standing for president in 2017. Bobi Wine’s overwhelmingly growing popularity all over the country lately has created speculation that the singer could be eying the top most sit in the country. When asked by

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New Cancer Machine is Too Old and More Dangerous than Cancer Itself – Tamale Mirundi

Former presidential press secretary Joseph Tamale Mirundi claims that the newly procured cancer machine at the Uganda Cancer Institute is too old. Mirundi spoke to Nbs TV during his Tuesday show. He claimed the machine was made in the over 70 years ago. “I was told the machine was made in 1942,” Mirundi

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Stella Nyanzi: I have Given Up on Sanitary Pads Campaign, I Don’t Care Anymore

Controversial Makerere University researcher and activist Dr Stella Nyanzi has spoken out on her recent silence. Dr Stella Nyanzi, who spent 33 days at Luzira Prison over offensive communication and cyber harassment charges, said she stopped caring. Dr Nyanzi first made headlines when she stripped naked in protest of her ‘unfair dismissal’

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Sheikh Kamoga, 3 Others Sentenced to Life Imprisonment

The International Crimes Division of the High Court in Kampala has sentenced Sheikhs Yunus Kamoga, Siraje Kawooya, Muluta Mudde Bukenya & Fahad Kalungi to life imprisonment over terrorism for their involvement in the killing of Sheikh Mustapha Bahiga, Sheikh Abdu Kadhir Muwaya, Sheikh Hassan Kirya and attempting to murder Sheikh Harunah Jemba. The

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Museveni Date of Baptism: Yellow Pigs with Bishop Mwesigwa Tags Dropped at Namirembe Cathedral

Uganda’s three-decade president Yoweri Museveni recently celebrated 70 years since he was baptised. The celebration was held at St Luke Church of Uganda, Kinoni Archdeaconry in Rwampara, Mbarara District. Museveni’s year of baptism was 1947 according to the church records. The ‘discoery’ of the president’s baptism date was interpreted by some

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