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South Africa’s Nikita-Aliyah nominated for the founder of the year awards

Nikita-Aliyah Hope Mgoduka has been nominated for the Founder of the Year awards Africa 2021 Aliyah who is a South African inspirational speaker, edupreneur and youth empowerment expertise today seek to be voted as the next African Edupreneur of the year 2021 in the FOYA – Founder of the Year awards Africa. Please follow the […]

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Mabirizi runs to court to challenge Museveni swearing-in, Oulanyah’s election as Speaker

Lawyer Male Mabirizi has ran to court to challenge President Museveni’s swearing in for a sixth elective term as the president of Uganda, The Xtremewood Reports. President Yoweri Tibuhaburwa Museveni was on May, 12 sworn in as Uganda’s president following his victory against 10 other candidates after winning 58 percent of the votes cast in the January 14 […]

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PostBank Uganda inaugurates new board

PostBank has announced a new board chairperson and two new members to the board. This is is in addition to the already existing non executive directors. The bank hopes that the board members shall lead PostBank to achieve its strategic mission of offering affordable and sustainable financial services that drive financial inclusion, for social-economic development. […]

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Museveni would have defeated Bobi Wine in Kampala but… Covid-19, says Beti Kamya

President Museveni had just secured his victory in 2016, but as usual, he never wasted time as he immediately started strategising on how he would win the 2021 elections. During a visit in Kawempe to launch a scheme aimed at increasing jobs for market vendors, Beti Olive Namisango Kamya, then minister for Kampala promised the president […]

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From Gen Aronda to Archbishop Lwanga: Prominent Ugandans who have died “suddenly”

One scholar once described death as the “highest form of democracy” because we shall all participate in it. Yet even when we live in the midst of death, it is one phenomenon that one can never get used to. Over the years in Uganda, there has been a rise in cases of “sudden deaths” a […]

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Kadaga meets Museveni again over speakership race

Her opponent, Jacob Oulanyah was not part of meeting Following the stormy meeting a few weeks ago at State House Entebbe, the Speaker of Parliament, Rebecca Kadaga has once again met with President Museveni. On Tuesday, both Kadaga and Museveni attended the function to mourn the deceased Kampala Archbishop, Dr. Cyprian Kizito Lwanga at Kololo […]

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Luwero leaders want humps along Kampala-Gulu highway to curb accidents

Local leaders in Luwero district have demanded for erecting of humps along Kampala-Gulu highway to prevent rampant accidents in the area. There are increasing accidents in Luwero district on a section of the Kampala-Gulu highway that have left some 15 people dead and scores injured since January 2021. At least seven people have been killed […]

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Why you should treat Akon’s grand promises with a pinch of salt

Singer has previously boasted about manipulating African leaders to get what he wants If you are excited about the futuristic city that Senegalese-American RnB star Akon has promised to build in Uganda, then perhaps you should take a step back and read this. Over the past week, Akon has been the toast of Kampala, shuttling […]

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How Dr. Cyprian Lwanga measured up against his two mentors and immediate predecessors

On Saturday, the news of the sudden death of Kampala Archbishop Cyprian Kizito Lwanga shocked the country and world at large, especially Christians. Lwanga, who was found dead in his room on Saturday morning, managed to leave behind a big legacy. Starting out as a priest in 1978 at Rubaga Cathedral, a position he served […]