• M7 denies being behind lifting of presidential age limit

    President Yoweri Museveni denies being behind the move to amend article 102 sub section b of the constitution that will see lifting of the presidential age limit. Early this week majority of NRM Mps voted to move a private members bill which will see Museveni who will be 75 years

  • Iganga votes woman MP today

    Voters in Iganga go the polls today to elect the district woman member of parliament. The seat fell vacant following the death of Hailat Kaudah who succumbed to pregnancy complications Five candidates are vying for the seat and these include Brenda Asinde of NRM, Nantale Mariam of FDC, Babirye Asha

  • Close to ten pple succumb to crimean hemorrhagic fever

    10 people are suspected to have died of the Crimean hemorrhagic fever in parts of Nakaseke district and Kiboga. Nakaseke South MP Lutamaguzi Ssemakula reported the matter on the floor of parliament and challenged the ministry of health to quickly come to the rescue of the residents. Lutamaguzi notes that

  • 8 suspects accused of killing Kiggundu committed to high court

    Buganda Road Court has committed 8 people  charged with the murder of Maj. Muhammad Kiggundu and his body guard Sgt. Stephen Mukasa,  to the International Crimes Division Court for trial. Chief Magistrate Jamson Karemani sent the 8 to the trial court on the instructions of the Director of Public prosecutions

  • New pressure group wants LC polls halted

    Seven youths from a new pressure group have dragged the Independent Electoral Commission and Attorney General to the Kampala High court, seeking orders suspending the forthcoming Local council elections on grounds that the purported mode of conducting it is a threat to fundamental human rights.  The group, dubbed “The Alternatives,