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Bobi Wine Treason case adjourned to December

By Website writer The case in which Kyadondo East MP Robert Kyagulanyi (Bobi Wine) and more than 30 others are accused of treason has been put on hold for another two months. On Monday, when the suspects appeared for mention of their case, Gulu Grade One magistrate Yusuf Ndiwalana went on to adjourn the case until December 3 at the...

US recognizes KCCA boss for outstanding service

By Felix Oketcho Kampala Capital City Authority boss Jennifer Musisi has been recognized and bestowed African Leadership Award and Medal of Honor for her outstanding contribution to Africa’s economic growth and development. The award was presented to her this week by Acting President of Madagascar, His Excellency Rivo Rakotovao in New York, United States of America. Among other recipients included Ralph Everard...

I’m not a mole-Mugisha Muntu

By Website writer Former FDC President Gen. Mugisha Muntu has come out to vehemently deny claims that he is an NRM mole spying on the opposition. While announcing his new political party called the New Formation on Thursday at a widely publicized press conference following his desertion from the FDC party, Muntu said: “If I was a...

Gen. Muntu Quits FDC party

By website writer Former FDC President, Rtd Gen Mugisha Muntu has announced that he has quit Forum for Democratic Change Party with immediate effect. Muntu’s departure from FDC comes after he held a meeting that ended prematurely with FDC president Patrick Amuriat. The meeting held at Fairway hotel was cut short when a group of rowdy youth disrupted the meet. “A section...

Bobi Wine return: Police warns against demos

By website writer The police has warned anyone intending to hold demonstrations tomorrow ahead of the return of Robert Kyagulanyi (aka Bobi Wine) that they will be dealt with firmly. The Kyadondo East MP returns tomorrow after two weeks in the United States (US) where he had gone to seek treatment following his brutal arrest in Arua last month. Some...

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 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...

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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