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Former Deputy Premier Kajura Drags Govt to Court for Shs 3.5 Billion

The attorney general and China National Offshore Oil Corporation (CNOOC) Uganda Limited have been sued for reportedly using land belonging to former second deputy prime minister Henry Muganwa Kajura and failing to compensate him. Kajura has filed an application seeking intervention from the Commercial Court. He wants Court to order government

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Kayihura Returns Today as Sickness Rumours Continue

Uganda’s Inspector General of Police (IGP) Gen Kale Kayihura is expected in the country, according to travel arrangements and sources within the force. Kayihura who has been out of the country for nine days is expected to land at Entebbe International Airport later on Wednesday. His return is expected to either confirm

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Moses Ali, Olanya Lock Horns Over Apaa Land Wrangle

Uganda’s first deputy prime minister Moses Ali and Kilak MP Gilbert Olanya are involved in a cold war, trading accusations over the Apaa land dispute. Last week, at least eight people were killed in a land row that pits two tribes of the Madi and Acholi who inhabit the two districts

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Stella Nyanzi Celebrates Kayihura Sickness Rumours

Controversial Makerere University researcher Dr Stella Nyanzi has reacted to rumours of Police Chief Gen Kale Kayihura ill health with elation. Rumours that Gen Kayihura had been flown abroad for specialised medical attention began swirling after days of absence from the public. Police spokesperson Asan Kasingye would later tell the press his

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Acholi, Madi Cultural Leaders Speak Out on Apaa Land Wrangle

The cultural leaders of the two tribes of Madi and Acholi warring for Apaa land have spoken out as efforts to end the dispute continue. Last week, at least eight people were killed in a land row that pits two tribes of the Madi and Acholi who inhabit the two districts

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Deputy Premier Moses Ali Speaks Out on Allegations of Fuelling Apaa Land Wrangle

The deputy leader of Government Business in Parliament and Adjuman West MP Moses Ali has denied allegations that he is fuelling the Madi people to fight the Acholi over the Apaa land. Last week, at least eight people were killed in a land row that pits two tribes of the Madi

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UPDF Officers Cited in Mulago Hospital Land Row

Mulago Hospital, Uganda’s national referral hospital, has been enmeshed in a land scandal after a man claimed he owned the piece of land on which part of the hospital sits. Latima Mpagi on Tuesday woke up to employ men who fenced off the land in question. Later at 10am, the Mulago Hospital

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CCCC Saves Locals in Rural Mukono From 8 Km Trek for Water

According to research done by Wash a non-government organization with interest in water and sanitation in Uganda, over eight million Ugandans have no access to clean water. The report indicates that the most affected areas are parts of rural Uganda. A clear example of this, are residents of Bamutukudde Gayaza

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Museveni Reunites with Former Rival Paul Kawanga Semwogerere

President Yoweri Museveni at the weekend met and shared a moment with former Presidential candidate Paul Kawanga Semwogerere. Museveni was attending Trinity College Nabbingo’s Platinum Anniversary celebrations that took place on Sunday at the school in Wakiso district. The two worked side by side after the 1986 bushwar until in 1995 when

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