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Amama Mbabazi’s Daughter to Wed South African President’s Son

Former Prime Minister Amama Mbabazi is set to become an in-law to South Africa’s new President Cyril Ramaphosa. Bridget Birungi Rwakairu, Mbabazi’s niece, who he raised after the death of her father in 1983, will be getting married to President Cyril Ramaphosa’s son Andile Ramaphosa. The giveaway ceremony is set to take

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Besigye Meets Opposition MPs at Parliament

Uganda's opposition kingpin Dr Kizza Besigye has Wednesday met with opposition members of parliament. The meeting took place in the boardroom of the Leader of Opposition at Parliament. Although it was held in private, this website understands that was the meeting was summoned to resolve differences that had emerged from the 2016

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Tractor Assembling Plant to be Set Up in Eastern Uganda

President Yoweri Museveni has received and held discussions with Norbert Traublinger, the Chief Executive Officer of a German Werke Eicher Company who is interested in setting up a tractor assembling plant in Eastern Uganda. President Museveni encouraged his guest, to also consider starting a factory for manufacturing tractors in Uganda. The president

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Former NSSF Boss Jamwa Released on Bail

Supreme Court judge Justice Stella Arachi Amoko has Thursday afternoon granted bail to former National Social Security fund (NSSF) Managing Director David Chandi Jamwa. Through his lawyers from FK Mpanga and Company Advocates, Jamwa applied for bail on grounds that he appealedagainst both sentence and conviction before Supreme Court. He also said that

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Police Launches Lost and Found Property App

The Uganda Police through the Directorate of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) has today launched the Lost and Found Property App (UPF MOBI APP). While launching the APP at Police Headquarters, Naguru, AIGP Asan Kasingye noted that, "many police stations are littered with many unclaimed properties or the owners cannot adduce

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Museveni Extends Bamugemereire Land Commission Tenure by 18 Months

President Yoweri Museveni has extended the tenure of the Commission of Inquiry into Land Matters led by Justice Catherine Bamugemereire by 18 months. The development was revealed by Justice Bamugemereire during Thursday’s session. This is the second time the commission's tenure is being extended after an addition of 6 months in November

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Museveni Promises Land to Chinese Investor

President Yoweri Museveni has received and held discussions with Mr. Pengfei Zhang, a Chinese entrepreneur who has expressed interest to invest in a multi-manufacturing factory for production of an assortment of electric equipment. During the meeting that took place at State House, Entebbe and attended by Parliamentary Speaker, Rt. Hon. Rebecca

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Ex Gender Minister Nakadama Appointed New Pakistani Envoy to Uganda

Former State Minister for Gender and Culture Rukia Nakadama has been appointed the new Honorary Consul of Pakistan in Uganda. Rukia Nakadama has by appointed by the Ministry of Foreign affairs, replacing the late Bonny Mwebesa Katatumba, who served as the Consul for 17 years. Bonny Katatumba passed away in February 2017. His

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