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Bobi Wine Alive, Remanded To Makindye Military Barracks

By Website writer. Kyadondo East MP, Hon Robert Ssentamu Kyagulanyi aka Bobi Wine has been charged with unlawful possession of firearms and ammunition and remanded to Makindye Military Barracks until August 23, 2018. The news came on the back of a wide spread rumour that originated on twitter that he had been killed on Monday. The latest news was revealed...

Vinka gets regional recognition

By Norah Mukimba Vinka is the best female singer in East Africa that is according to Tanzanian singer A.Y. The “Chips ne Kethup” singer is over the moon after the legendary Tanzanian singer took to his social media on Friday, to name her as the best in the region. Vinka says the compliment has left her humbled but with butterflies in...

Ugandan musician wins 2018 Scandinavian Award

By Norah Mukimba Mary Nantayiro a Denmark based Ugandan musician is lighting with excitement after winning an award for best African female artiste of the year 2018 at the just concluded Scandinavia awards. Mary moved to Denmark at the age of 13, mostly performs in Denmark and is known for her hit song dubbed, “Live your life”. “This year I’ve achieved...

Producer Brian Beats Nominated in New Generation Awards

By Paul Waiswa Following the great improvements in our entertainment circles, Music Awards have become un-exhaustible and here comes another spectacle dubbed New Generation Awards aiming at apprising the young and talented individuals who deserve to be honored in relation to their contribution. In one of the categories, a one Makindye based Ugandan music producer Brian Beats is among...

Swangz Avenue Bosses beg Nwagi to stay with Label

By Paul Waiswa There has been word on the street that Winnie Nwagi could quit Swangz Avenue any time, a label she has been signed to since her ascent to fame. It is claimed that the label is not giving her career a deserved promotion. She has however always said in interviews that she is happy with the label. With her...

Kyambogo University to host East Africa University debate

By Joan Murungi Kyambogo University has launched an East African University debate for 2018 after their students merged the overall winner in the East African championship debate in Rwanda. One of the students on this team of six students scooped an award as the best debater. Shabil Ojambo a third year engineering student won this award that gave the university...

Cop shoots High Court Judge’s driver

By website writer Police has finally broken silence on the incident that saw the driver of a high court judge gunned down. Ismael Mayiga, Justice Musa Sekaana’s driver was killed after the judicial official’s guard identified as Daisy Nagasha opened fire on Monday morning the Judge’s home in Bukasa, Muyenga. “Today 31 July 2018, at around 7:00am, there was an unfortunate...

Flying Squad operative survives lynching

Former Flying Squad operative Fred Katongole is fighting for his life after he survived being lynched by a mob who found him red handed robbing in a taxi around Wankulukuku in Rubaga division. Katongole who is a resident of Namugongo was a friend to the late Kato Pius and Henry Majwega who were killed in a robbery by police at...

Hare Krishna believers celebrate Peace festival

By Felix Oketcho Hundreds of International Society of Krishna Consciousness believers jammed up Kampala streets as they marched to celebrate peace and love for humanity in Kampala on Saturday. The 13th edition of the annual festival themed one family under one God was also attended by Hare Krishna representatives from South Africa, Kenya and Unite Kingdom. Led by their Chairman in...

Investigator editor Stanley Ndawula kidnapped

By Website writer The founder and chief executive office of “The Investigator”, a Ugandan online news website, Stanley Ndawula, is feared kidnapped. Ndawula, a critic of former IGP Gen. Kale Kayihura was picked by uniformed men at around 2:00am, as he escorted friends from his bar business Yaya Lounge. Robert Ssempala, the coordinator of Human Rights Network For Journalists-Uganda...

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