• M7 9th best performing sub-saharan leader

    President Yoweri Museveni has been ranked the 9th best performing sub-Saharan Africa leader in a poll released  by American research-based, global performance-management consulting company Gallup . Kenya President Uhuru Kenyatta ranks third in the survey carried out in 2013, behind presidents Ian Khama of Botswana and Ibrahim Boubacar Keita of

  • Appointment of Odoki as CJ unconstitutional- court

    The Constitutional Court rules that the re-appointment of retired Chief Justice Benjamin Odoki was unconstitutional. Four Justices Lillian Tibatemwa, Eldad Mwanguhya, Solomy Balungi Bossa and Remmy Kasule unanimously ruled that President Yoweri Museveni ought not to have disregarded advice of the Judicial Service Commission that Justice Bart Katureebe was eligible

  • Obama hosts nearly 50 African presidents

    Nearly 50 African heads of state are convening in Washington for a summit called by the US president Barrack Obama that intends to discuss the continent’s economic potential. This is the first time an American president convenes Africa’s leaders at one conference. The summit will focus largely on the economic

  • Court to determine Odoki’s fate today

    The Constitutional Court is today expected to deliver its ruling on whether president Museveni was right to re-appoint retired Chief Justice Benjamin Odoki. The court was expected to deliver its ruling last week but adjourned to today The petition arose in July last year when the President wrote to the

  • Uganda launches NTB reporting system

    Trade minister Amelia Kyambadde commissions the Non- tariff barriers reporting system, a mobile phone and email based system for reporting barriers to trade. Under the system, traders will be able to report any barrier by dialing the code *201# and the complaint will be sent to the ministry of trade