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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...

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,...

Bebe Cool flags off children with Heart Disease to India

By Paul Waiswa It’s not funny for Bebe Cool anymore, as he has left us in our laughter about the Tarrus Riley concert. The singer has moved on, and yesterday sent off some of the children he is sponsoring to get a heart surgery to India, This was also one of the major reasons for organizing the massive Golden...

Produce Bobi Wine’s body guard-Military Police ordered

By Norah Mukimba The Kampala High Court has ordered Chieftaincy of Military Intelligence (CMI ), the Attorney General and the Chief of Defence Forces (CDF) to immediately produce Bobi Wine’s personal bodyguard Eddy Ssebuufu alias Eddie Mutwe in court. The court order followed a habeas corpus application that was made in court seeking a person under detention to be brought...

Uganda’s Tendo Nagenda Joins Netflix Inc

By Norah Mukimba Tendo Nagenda, a top film executive is reported to have joined Netflix, Inc. an American over –the-top media services provider with headquarters in Los Gatos, California. Born of a Ugandan father and a Belizean mother, Nagenda was born and mostly raised in Los Angeles, California. Before being poached by Netflix, Nagenda was the Executive Vice President of Production at...

Sh3b spent on National Theatre renovation

By Felix Oketcho After massive renovation of National Theatre that swallowed close to sh 3bn management has announced mega launch this 29th of August. According National Theatre and cultural centre boss Francis Ojede the facility has been given modern facelift comprising of modern corporate offices,good garden for hire where management will collect revenue. National Thearte recently also signed memorandum of understanding...

Former UNBS boss joins band business

By Felix Oketcho Dr Terry Kahuma who was former Uganda Bureau of Standards Boss and now dean of students of Victoria University has joined band business. last week Dr Kahuma was spotted supervision his band team at the grand dinner for 3rd East Africa banking and financial institution meeting at Pearl of Africa Hotel. He says his releif from government work...

Please pardon Bobi Wine -Chameleone to President Museveni

By Norah Mukimba Singer Joseph Mayanja alias Jose Chameleone has come out and appealed to president Museveni to forgive fellow singer/parliamentarian Robert Kyagulanyi alias Bobi Wine. In a post shared on his social media pages, Chameleone asked the president to show a symbol of forgiveness to the nation by releasing the detained Kyandondo East Member of Parliament who is expected to...

Ntale, king Saha in brand endorsement deal

By Felix Oketcho Singer King Saha and renowned music vocalist Irene Ntale are set perform and get brand endorsement as Diamond Interests International Limited, an affiliate of Dynapharm International launches its brand in Uganda this Friday. According to company officials this will be held at Seven Trees Kololo followed by Conference at the Commonwealth Resort, Munyonyo on Saturday August 18,...

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