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American National commits suicide at UWEC

By Musa Ssemwanga An American national, Larkin James Crow, 21 was today morning found at hanging at the Uganda Wildlife Education Centre (UWEC), Entebbe. Larkin James Crow 21 was a wild life student at the wildlife education centre (Zoo) in Entebbe. It is believed that before the day of the tragedy, he had only spent three days at the Education...

State seeks Brian Isiko retrial

By Michael Odeng In a twist of events, the Directorate of Public Prosecutions (DPP), has asked the High Court to consider sending back the case of Brian Isiko, who was found guilty for stalking Kabarol Woman Member of Parliament, Sylvia Rwabwogo, to the magistrate court for re-trial. On Wednesday, State Attorney Joan Tumwikirize asked Justice Jane Frances Abodo...

KCCA calls off annual street carnival

By Norah Mukimba The yearly Kampala City Festival street carnival has been called off! At a press conference this morning at City House, KCCA announced that there will be no street fanfare in the annual celebration that painted the city. According to KCCA, this year, they will focus sponsor’s contributions to Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) cause. KCCA ED, Jennifer Musisi started...

No UPDF Officer Involved In Nansana Accident – UPDF Spokesperson

By Website writer The UPDF has come out to deny reports that a senior officer was involved in murder over a road rage incident early this morning. UPDF Spokesperson, Brig Richard Kareire has revealed that there is no UPDF officer or vehicle that was involved in an accident today morning in Nansana, Wakiso district. Taking to his twitter handle,...

Bobi Wine listed among the 100 Most Influential Young Africans of 2018

By Norah Mukimba The Kyadondo East MP Robert Ssentamu Kyagulanyi alias Bobi Wine’s effect is not only being felt in Uganda but the entire continent as he has been named among the 100 Most Influential Young Africans for 2018. The annual prestigious list which was launched in 2016 and currently in its third year features young politicians, activists, entrepreneurs, entertainers, digital...

Bobi Wine breaks silence: What really happened in Arua, Makindye

By Paul Waiswa After several versions doing rounds about what really happened in Arua last month during the arrest, torture, detention and later release of Kyadondo East MP Robert Kyagulanyi, a.k.a Bobi Wine, the legislator has detailed a behind-the-scenes episode of what actually transpired. Bobi Wine, who is presently in the US getting specialized treatment penned a long...

Maurice “Kirya Live” is back

By Norah Mukimba After crisscrossing the world, doing shows in and out of the country and even becoming a dad in the process, singer Maurice Kirya is back with Kirya Live 2018. The renowned RnB singer is back with his famed yearly “Kirya Live” concert that will take place on 2 November, 2018 at Kampala Serena Hotel. Kirya Live offers a unique...

ASFAS to promote Ugandan Tourism

By Solomon Muleyi Arguably among Uganda's biggest red carpet event, the Abryanz Style and Fashion Awards (ASFAS) returns to Kampala (Uganda) at the Serena hotel on the 7th December 2018. According to Brian Ahumuza alias Abryanz, the proprietor, the sixth edition of the ASFAS under the theme, ‘fashion is power’ seeks to highlight that fashion is integral to identity but...

Radio Mowzey’s Murder Suspect denied bail

By Norah Mukimba High court judge Jane Frances Abodo has declined to release on bail Godfrey Wamala alias Troy the prime suspect in the murder of local musician Moses Sekibogo alias Mowzey Radio. Troy through his lawyer Ladislaus Rwakafuuzi asked court to be released on bail pending his trial before the High court in Entebbe. “Although the grounds for bail application are...

Bobi Wine is hurting everywhere – Barbie Kyagulanyi

By Norah Mukimba Since Monday 13th August, Barbie Kyagulanyi has been a pack of emotions as the whereabouts of her husband remain a mystery. She had a chance to visit him on Friday and relayed that whereas he was badly battered and bruised, he is not broken. She says that husband was severely tortured and his body is greatly...

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