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List: Here are BoU Officials Whose Wealth is Being Investigated by IGG

The inspector general of government (IGG) Irene Mulyagonja is investigating how over 50 Bank of Uganda (BoU) officials acquired their wealth. The investigation is being done in line with the Leadership Code Act 2002. The controversial sale of Crane Bank put BoU in the spotlight, with its director of supervision Justine Bagyenda’s

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Interview: Africa’s Richest Woman Isabel dos Santos on Life and How to Start

By: APO Many people around the world are familiar with Aliko Dangote, a Nigerian who is often described as Africa's richest man. But Isabel dos Santos, 45, an Angolan businesswoman, is Africa's richest woman and the eldest child of Angola’s former President José Eduardo dos Santos, who was in power from 1979

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State House Clears Air on Museveni Cabinet Reshuffle

State House has dismissed as fake a purported Cabinet Reshuffle which circulated on Monday morning. The fake reshuffle cabinet list showing Engineer John Baptist Walusimbi replacing Edward Ssekandi as Vice President, Beatrice Anywar and Gen. Kahinda Otafiire as first and second Deputy Prime Ministers respectively among other alleged changes, circulated on

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Minister Frank Tumwebaze

Yusuf Kawooya: Frank Tumwebaze Praises Army for Arrests; Insists Opposition Moles in NRM Tortured DP Mobilizer

ENEMY AGENTS: ICT minister Frank Tumwebaze has praised the UPDF for arresting and arraigning, in military court, men accused of brutally arresting Yusuf Kawooya. Kawooya is a member of the opposition Democratic Party (DP). His brutal arrest happened along Colville Street. After watching the video of the brutality the men meted on Kawooya,

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Uganda's Rebecca Kadaga

LGBT Vote: Ugandan MPs ‘Win’ Battle against Homosexuality Activists at IPU Geneva

A group of seven Ugandan MPs, including speaker Rebecca Kadaga, triumphed during a vote on Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) at the Inter Parliamentary Union (IPU). The MPs at the IPU in Geneva were Mourine Osoru  (Arua district), Abdulatif Sebaggala (Kawempe North), Rose Kabagyenyi (Kisoro District), Esther Anyakun  (Nakapiripirit District),

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VIDEO: Singer Dokta Brain Teams Up With King Simba in “No Fear” – Watch Here!

Talented Ugandan musician and songwriter Dokta Brain and Congolese artiste King Simba have released the video of their collaboration titled "No Fear". Dokta Brain and King Simba, recently teamed up on the love song, which is a fusion of three languages; Luganda, English and Swahili. The song, which was written by Dokta

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SK Mbuga Released from Dubai Jail, Set to Return to Uganda

Ugandan socialite and tycoon Sulaiman Kabangala (SK) Mbuga has been released from jail in Dubai, The Tower Post has learnt. Mbuga was arrested in Dubai and jailed without trial since January this year reportedly over allegations of a Swedish krona 53 million (about Shs 23 billion) fraud, also involving his wife Angella

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Andrew Mwenda: Jennifer Musisi Pushed out of KCCA for Doing Wonders in Kampala

By Andrew M. Mwenda Finally Jennifer Musisi has resigned as executive director of KCCA. This was inevitable. However, her resignation points to a deeper malady that our nation faces: the gulf between our theoretical ambitions and the pettiness of our politics. Musisi has fallen because she aspired to do great things

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