• Two drown in Kabarole

    Two people have died after drowning in River Mahoma that borders Buheesi and Ruteete sub counties in Kabarole district.   The deceased have been identified as 20 year old Clovice Asiimwe and 30 year-old Henry Niwamanya.   The former drowned as he had gone in the river to bathe and

  • Court rules whether Pakistani nationals have a case to answer

    Buganda road court sets the 23rd of this month to rule on whether the Pakistani nationals accused of gang raping a woman, Zainab Mbabazi have a case to answer. This after chief magistrate Lillian Buchana heard the evidence of 6 prosecution witnesses including that of the victim, a police surgeon

  • One trillion lost to corruption annually

    A new report indicates that an estimated 1 trillion dollar a year is being taken out of poor countries and millions of lives are lost because of corruption. The report authored by the US-based anti-poverty organisation One ,says much of the progress made over the past two decades in tackling

  • King Oyo in food insecurity fight

    The King of Tooro Dr.Oyo Nyimba Kabamba Iguuru directs all households in his kingdom to have a granary in a bid to ensure food security and have enough food supplies. Addressing farmers from across the kingdom at his palaceĀ in Karuzika in Fort Portal , Oyo ordered all the county chiefs

  • Kiwanuka wants a special audit into affairs of NSSF

    The Minister of Finance Planning and Economic Development Maria Kiwanuka has asked the auditor General to conduct a special audit into the affairs of NSSF saying the findings will be crucial in guiding new management. Kiwanuka tells the committee of parliament probing the state of affairs at NSSF and the

  • NRM dragged to court over a 5 billion loan

    The NRM party is dragged to the Commercial Court for failure to clear an outstanding debt of 5.4 billion shs it borrowed from an Indian national Patel Arvind to update- its register for the 2011 General elections. Documents before court indicate that in July 2010, NRM, through two of its