Month: February 2022

  The Chief Prince of Bunyoro Kitara Fred Mugenyi Rucunya has petitioned the Minister of Lands, Housing, and Urban Development to halt the ongoing boundary reopening of Bugoma central forest reserve. Last week, the ministry, National Forestry Authority-NFA, and Bunyoro Kitara Kingdom embarked on the boundary reopening of Bugoma forest reserve in Kikuube district. Covering […]

The country is fortunately blessed with lots of emerging talents across the various regions. One of these fast rising talents is HRH PRINCe known with the stage name PRINCe Nelson. PRINCe favours doing World music,Soul and Afro beats but can actually do any genre. He has been doing music for years and have been sponsoring  […]

Justus Wanyama, the LC 1 chairperson of Bujwanga village in Bulwenge parish in Buhehe sub-county in Busia district is in police custody on accusations of abetting livestock theft. He is accused of conniving with unidentified thugs from Kenya to steal livestock in his area. Mathew Tusubira, the Busia Deputy Resident District Commissioner ordered Wanyama’s arrest […]

The 18 months jail term handed to controversial city lawyer, Male Mabirizi for contempt of Court has generated mixed reactions amongst advocates. On Tuesday, Civil Division High Court Judge Musa Ssekaana issued an arrest on sight warrant for Mabirizi to serve 18 months in civil prison for contempt of court. This stemmed from an application […]

The Police are investigating an incident in which a 13-year-old boy was allegedly killed in Kassanda District. It is alleged that Paddy Tumukunde who was a Primary Six pupil at Highlight Junior Academy went missing on Sunday. He was last seen going to buy a bicycle from Kisalizi Village after selling his pig at 120,000 […]

Residents of Bardege-Layibi division in Gulu City have raised concerns about the poor state of roads in the area. The roads have several potholes, drainage systems, narrow and have cut-off Laliya road which stretches from Gulu-Kitgum Highway to Fort Patiko, Airfield road which connects the area to the Gulu Airfield and Forth division army barracks, […]

Five fishermen in Kaliro district are in police custody for suspected fish poisoning, along lake Nakuwa in Gadumile sub-county.The suspects are Anthony Mukisa, Swaliki Baligeya, Dan Kalenzi, Issa Mugweri and Nicholas Ibanda. They were arrested this morning and locked up at Nawaikoke police station. Their arrest followed the recovery of 70 pieces of mature Nile […]

Unidentified assailants riding on motorcycles have shot dead two siblings at  Wairaka trading center in Kakira town council in Jinja district. Fred Bulago and John Nkabe met their death along the Iganga-Jinja highway on Saturday evening. Four assailants reportedly approached the two brothers who have been mobile money agents in Wairaka trading center masquerading as customers […]

Fred Bukenya, one of the survivors of machete attacks in Lwengo district is struggling to rebuild his life from the grisly incidents that befell him with his family. Bukenya, aged 37 years and a father of eight children has for the last seven months been accommodating his family in a shabby pigsty after their house […]

  The Supreme Court has this morning ruled that Crane Bank ownership reverts to businessman Sudhir Ruparelia, in a judgement that puts an end to a five-year legal battle preceded by the closure of the Bank The judgement was made this morning as the court dismissed an appeal filed by the Bank of Uganda/ Crane […]

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