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MP Sylvia Rwabwogo hides from “admirer” Isiko at court

The Buganda Road Court magistrate has issued witness summons to Kabarole Woman MP, Sylvia Rwabwogo over failure to appear before court to give her defence in a case in which she accuses a student, Brian Isiko of sending her love messages. Isiko’s lawyer Waiswa Ramathan, expressed frustration and urged court to dismiss the matter. “Last […]

American saxophonist Darren Rahn arrives ahead of Isaiah Katumwa’s concert.

By Solomon Muleyi Multi-talented entertainer, Darren Rahn has just landed at Entebbe International Airport ahead of the World Jazz Day concert slated for next week Tuesday, April 30 at the Kampala Serena Hotel. The concert organised by our very own Isaiah Katumwa in conjunction with Johnnie Walker will also feature multiple Grammy Award winner Angelique […]

Gen Muhoozi Speaks on Birthday: My Aspiration is to Continue Serving my Country

Ugandans have taken to social media platforms especially Twitter and Facebook to send ‘Happy Birthday’ messages to Senior Presidential Advisor in charge of Special Operations, Lt Gen Muhoozi Kainerugaba, who clocked 45 years of age today Wednesday. A Special Forces operator, Muhoozi was born in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania on April 24, 1974 to Yoweri […]

Bashir Can Seek Asylum in Uganda If Absolved – Sudan Interim Leader  

The Sudanese interim leadership is leaving the window open for the country’s deposed leader Omar al Bashir to take up asylum in Uganda if he so wishes. Speaking for the first time in a televised interview to international media, Lt Gen Abdel Fattah Al – Burhan, who chairs the country’s Transitional Military Council, told the […]

Geosteady calls out wife for looking through his phone

Geosteady and his heavily pregnant wife Prima Kardashi have lately been giving Facebook users couple goals. However, the Finally singer has disgressed from the usual and pointed out that the glowing Prima has a habit of looking through his phone. Fortu...

Geosteady calls out wife for looking through his phone

Geosteady and his heavily pregnant wife Prima Kardashi have lately been giving Facebook users couple goals. However, the Finally singer has disgressed from the usual and pointed out that the glowing Prima has a habit of looking through his phone. Fortu...

Official: “No corrupt officials, bed bugs and Bobi Wine music on Uganda Airlines”

THE ROGUE If you have ever been convicted of corruption or abuse of office, you will not be allowed to step on one of the CRJ 900 Bombardier aeroplanes that Uganda acquired in its attempt to revive Uganda Airlines. And if you are a fan of Bobi Wine’s music, don’t expect to listen to it. […]

Kizza Besigye: I Don’t Work for Museveni

Opposition ironman Dr Kizza Besigye has dismissed claims by critics that he shares character traits with President Museveni, saying he is a completely different person. “Some people, even in opposition, have been saying Besigye and Museveni are the same. Can you believe?” wondered Besigye on Wednesday morning. “If you ask them what is it that […]

NEW COLUMN: Falamentarians suggest age limits for Besigye and opposition politicians running for presidency

House of Falament convenes again to nap, chew gum, collect allowances, carry out clandestine workplace affairs and generally waste life, time and our oxygen. Deputy Speaker: Okay, you recklessly assembled gaggle of Hufflepuff rejects, order! Member from : I miss Madam Speaker. At least when she insulted us she used easy-to-understand terms, like ‘you goats’, […]

Uganda Airlines Bombadier jetliners welcomed home in style

At exactly 9 am on Tuesday, two Uganda Airlines Bombadier CRJ900 jets touched down at Entebbe International Airport marking the revival of the national airline after 20 years. The planes that  left Montreal Canada last week and had two stopovers at the Maastricht Airport in Netherlands  and Reykjavik, the capital of Iceland  and connected to […]

U.S. Pressures Uganda on Bobi Wine’s Rights; Opondo Fires Back

The Unites States has piled pressure on the Ugandan government to “respect rights” of politicians and musicians intending to hold assemblies and concerts, saying the freedoms are guaranteed by the Constitution. “Today we join the many Ugandans asking why their government has recently blocked musical concerts and radio talk shows, disrupted peaceful demonstrations and rallies, […]

PHOTOS: Dr Agaba Murder: A Family’s Grief as Mourners Flock to Mbuya Church

A dark cloud hovered over Our Lady of Africa Catholic Church in Mbuya, Kampala on Tuesday as hundreds of inconsolable mourners paid their last respects to Dr Catherine Agaba who was brutally killed this past week. Agaba’s decomposing body was on Easter Monday found in a septic tank at her rented apartment along Kalungu Road, […]

Museveni says Uganda Airlines cannot be allowed to collapse again

President Museveni has said the revived Uganda Airlines cannot be allowed to collapse like it was for the first one. The Uganda Airlines which was the flag carrier for Uganda was established in 1976 before starting operations in 1977 but later collapsed in 2001. Speaking at the function to receive the first two Bombadier CRJ900 […]

USA to Uganda: Why are you blocking Bobi Wine concerts?

The USA embassy in Kampala has released a statement condemning Uganda government for blocking music concerts for singer cum politician, Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu alias Bobi Wine. In the statement dated April 23, the US Mission to Uganda urges government to respect its citizen’s rights, among which include; Assembly and expression. “Today we join the many […]

PICTORIAL: The Planes have landed!

On a wet morning today, Uganda received her two CRJ900 aircraft from Bombardier at Entebbe International Airport, marking a strategic step in the revival of Uganda Airlines. President Museveni presided over the colourful function. Here are some of the photo moments.                             […]

Pilot of new Uganda Bombardier jet: I am proud of my country today

Captain Clive Okoth, the man who was in charge of one of the new 5X-KOB CRJ 900 Bombardier jets from Canada to Uganda has expressed satisfaction with the direction the country has taken by reinvesting in the airline. Shortly after landing one of the two aircrafts at Entebbe Airport at 9:00am today, Captain Okoth remarked; […]

Age Limit: Lawyer Mabirizi Returns to Supreme Court Accusing Judges of Bias

Lawyer Hassan Male Mabirizi has filed a petition seeking nullification of last week’s majority judgement of the Supreme Court which upheld the removal of the Presidential age limit. In his application number 6 of 2019 filed at the Supreme Court this morning, Mabirizi accuses three of the four judges that upheld the lower court decision, […]

PHOTOS: Uganda Airlines Receive Two Bombardier Jets

Uganda Airlines has received its first two Bombardier jets at a colorful ceremony held at Entebbe International Airport. The birds touched down at the airport on Tuesday morning after a slight drizzle. They were welcomed by President Museveni who was accompanied by high ranking government officials. In 2018 Uganda ordered for four CRJ900 from the […]

Uganda Airlines Bombardier jetliners finally land in Entebbe

By Website writer The first two Uganda Airlines Bombadier CRJ900 jets have landed at Entebbe International Airport. The two aircrafts landed at 9am The function to receive the two aircrafts is being presided over by President Museveni and other senior government officials in the works ministry and Civil Aviation Authority. The two aircrafts are part […]

First Uganda Airlines Bombardier jetliners finally here!

The first two Uganda Airlines Bombadier CRJ900 jets have landed at Entebbe International Airport. The two aircrafts landed at 9am The function to receive the two aircrafts is being presided over by President Museveni and other senior government officials in the works ministry and Civil Aviation Authority. The two aircrafts are half of the four […]

‘Security guard killed IHK doctor to save his job’

Yesterday, the police recovered the body of International Hospital Kampala (IHK) doctor, Dr Catherine Agaba, from a sceptic tank at a house in Muyenga, a week after she went missing. The recovery was aided by one of the key suspects in her murder, Ronald Obangakene, a security guard. Now new details relating to her disappearance […]

I can be okay for a year without working – Bobi Wine

Ugandan pop star turned MP Bobi Wine has revealed that he can survive for a year even if he is not working. While appearing on a local TV station, NBS on Friday, Bobi Wine was asked whether he would be hit financially incase his planned Easter Monday c...

Suspect confesses to killing missing IHK doctor, body dumped in septic tank

A suspect arrested in connection to the kidnap of Dr.Catherine Agaba, a medical doctor at International Hospital Kampala has confessed killing her. Dr Agaba disappeared on April 13, 2019 after asking for her annual leave from her workstation and police in Kabalagala last week arrested two people including a Ugandan doctor based in the US […]