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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...

City socialite Sipapa detained for assaulting journalist

By Norah Mukimba This year is not one of the best years for known City socialite Sipapa as once again his being detained at Kira Police Station over assaulting a local TV journalist. Charles Olim, alias Sipapa is reported to have beaten up Alex Bongole who was taking pictures of him when he (Sipapa) was being evacuated from his house 3...

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...

Proffessor Jay pays emotional tribute to father

By Paul Waiswa REKNOWNED Tanzanian rapper Professor Jay has paid his last respect to his late dad who died on September 7th at the St. Kizito hospital in Tanzania. The rapper, who is also a member of parliament, lost his dad, Mzee Haule, following complications related to high blood pressure after suddenly falling ill. He was to be transferred to the...

Purple Party sells out in Mbale

By Musa Ssemwanga Last Weekend was one of the busiest(to revelers) with a line up of events,in and out of Kampala. In Mbale, was the annual Club beer sponsored annual Purple Party Tour at Thatch gardens. Being the 'iMbalu' season, the organisers had second thoughts about the the turn up on Saturday evening. But because of their well selected line up of...

Man cancels wedding to ‘Whatsapp’ obsessed woman

By Agencies A man in Uttar Pradesh reportedly called off a wedding, claiming that the bride used to spend excessive time on instant messaging platform, WhatsApp, police said. Shockingly, the bridegroom and his family decided to call off the marriage on the wedding day itself, alleging that she used to send messages to her in-laws before the wedding, Hindustan...

Spotlyte’s Ssebaduka gets continental nod

By Alex Balimwikungu Spotlyte Entertainment’s Richard Ssebadduka, famously knows as Mr. Flava is swimming in things, so to speak. Latest information reaching us indicates that he has been appointed the Ghana Music Awards South Africa representative in East Africa. The money spinning move was endorsed by Ernest Fosu the Director Ghana Music Awards South Africa (GMASA) recently. ...

Singer Pallaso outs expensive “Hannah” music video.

By Musa Ssemwanga It looks like Uganda singer Pallaso will soon be smiling his way up the music charts, all thanks to a huge investment he just made on his latest musical project. The “Amaaso” hit maker just injected millions in a music video for his single, Hannah, shot by celebrated videographer, Sasha Vybz. The video, shot a secret location...

Cindy, Naava Grey to headline the Oktoberfest

By Norah Mukimba Its back; the world’s largest beer and food festival, the Oktoberfest, is back for its fourth edition in Kampala, promising a cocktail of food, beer and fun for city dwellers come Saturday September 29. The yearly event will be hosted at the Uganda Museum Gardens and headlined by local music birds, Cindy Sanyu and Naava Grey. There will...

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,...

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