Month: August 2023

In a notable diplomatic encounter, the Speaker of Parliament of Uganda, Rt. Hon Anitah Among, had the privilege of a private meeting with His Holiness Pope Francis at the Vatican today. During the meeting, Rt. Hon Anitah Among shared insights about her country’s commitment to upholding Christian values and principles, a reflection of Uganda’s motto […]

Date: August 25, 2023 By: State House Correspondent In a recent tweet from the official State House handle, President Yoweri Museveni of Uganda expressed gratitude towards international partners who have been investing in the textile industry within the continent. The President’s statement comes as Africa seeks to reduce its dependency on second-hand clothes, a common […]

The suspects, identified as Frank Agaba, 23, from Kiruhura district, and Anastus Twesimire, 27, from Kakumiro district, were arrested for attempting to persuade patients at the hospital to purchase their herbal remedies instead of following the prescribed medications from health professionals.   Police officer escorts drug hawkers out of the hospital. Two vendors of herbal […]

Owori denied the land-grabbing allegations, saying that she is only reclaiming her family estate, which belonged to her late father. Sylvia Damalie Owori, the Deputy Director of Operation Wealth Creation-OWC is embroiled in several land disputes with more than 15 families in Tororo municipality. The families accuse Owori of using her security connections in her […]

This follows a letter by the State Attorney of Kumi, Christine Kalya Byamugisha, expressing the Director of Public Prosecution- DPP’s intention to take over the Kumi Criminal Case No. 274 of 2023 against the 24 accused persons including ministers and Members of Parliament.   Male Mabirizi has contested the attempted takeover of the criminal case […]

  17 construction workers were killed when a railway bridge fell on Wednesday, in the eastern state of Mizoram in India, a number of workers were reported missing according to officials. A metal frame fell from tall columns into a forested valley below in a video uploaded by Mizoram Chief Minister Zoramthanga. According to a policeman mentioned […]

Preliminary findings indicate that the bus was carrying 70 learners and 13 teachers around 1:00 am when the rear tire burst causing the fire.   Seventy pupils of Pallisa Girls Primary School in Pallisa district are counting losses following an inferno that razed down the bus they were traveling on. The pupils with their teachers […]

In a unanimous verdict, a panel of three Constitutional Court Justices comprising Fredrick Egonda Ntende, Monica Mugenyi, and Christopher Gashirabake, dismissed the petition filed by lawyer Robert Rutaro, who argued that the officers shouldn’t have been charged due to their status as agents of the state performing state duties.   The Constitutional Court in Kampala […]

Colonel Michael Walaka Hyeroba, the Ugandan Troops Contingent Commander, inaugurated the campaign on Tuesday by planting 3,000 trees.   Uganda’s peacekeeping troops stationed in the conflict-affected North Kivu Province of the Eastern Democratic Republic of Congo have launched a comprehensive initiative for planting trees in the Rutshuru territory, aimed at advancing environmental preservation. Colonel Michael […]

Diamond Platnumz Net Worth – Diamond Platnumz is a Tanzanian Bongo Flava musician, dancer, philanthropist, and businessman who is the founder and CEO of WCB Wasafi Record Label, Wasafi Bet and Wasafi Media. Diamond Platnumz has a huge following in East and Central Africa. He is the first African-based artist to reach a billion total […]

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