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FULL STORY: Inside the Arrest of Journalist Ronnie Nahabwe, Lawyer Drabo Speaks Out

The story of the arrest of city journalist Ronnie Gold Nahabwe is one which has raised many questions yet very few answers have been given. Nahabwe, a senior reporter and investigative journalist with local news website The Capital Times was arrested on Monday evening after he reported to the Directorate of

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MEDICAL REPORT: MP Zaake Sprayed Chemicals in Eyes, Suffered Blunt Trauma in Police Custody

Mityana Municipality Member of Parliament Francis Zaake was sprayed chemicals in his eyes and suffered blunt trauma while in Police custody, a medical report by the Iran Uganda Hospital has revealed. Zaake who was picked up by security forces on Sunday April 19th for distributing food relief to his constituents against

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Two-Way Trade And Investment Goals Of Prosper Africa Given a Major boost With A Memorandum Of Understanding Between USAID And The United Bank For Africa

In order to increase two-way trade and investment between the United States and the nations of Africa, U.S Agency for International Development (USAID) through the Prosper Africa initiative is partnering with the United Bank for Africa (UBA).  This partnership ensures businesses are equipped with the technical and financial tools they

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United Bank For Africa Conducts Free Training For Applicants Of The 2020 TEF Program

As part of their initiatives to ensure that more Ugandan entrepreneurs emerge as successful applicants in the 2020 TEF entrepreneurship programme, United Bank for Africa- Uganda organized and hosted a free and intensive business training for 70 potential applicants. The training took place on Wednesday 29th January, 2020, at the

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Youth Minister tells Fresh Kid to Stop Performing or Face Prison

A Ugandan child rapper popularly known by his stage name, Fresh Kid, has been told to put down his microphone because he is too young to perform. Youth minister Florence Nakiwala told the BBC that the country's labour laws state that no-one under 18 should work. In a television interview on Uganda's

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Nigeria’s Muhammadu Buhari Wins Second Term

Nigeria’s president Muhammadu Buhari has been declared the winner of the country’s election after results showed that he claimed 56% of the vote. With ballots from all 36 states counted, Buhari’s All Progressives Congress (APC) garnered 15.2m votes compared with 11.3 m for Atiku Abubakar’s People’s Democratic party. The election turnout

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