• Shoprite Expands Uganda Reach With 2 New Shops

    Shoprite opens two new outlets in Uganda, dispelling fears of a collapse of the retail sector after two regional retailers Uchumi and Nakumatt quit in two years. The Acacia Mall shop in Kamwokya will be followed by the Entebbe shop at the former Nakumatt space on Victoria Mall, with two

  • Torrential rains having a great impact on roads – Gen. Wamala

    The ministry of Works and Transport expresses concern over the damage being caused on infrastructure by the torrential rains in different parts of the country. The state minister of Works Gen Edward Katumba Wamala says that the extent of the damage has forced the minister of Works and Transport Engineer

  • Land probe to review summons to minister Amongi

    The Land Probe Commission Chairperson Justice Catherine Bamugemereire says the Commission is going to renew its Witness Summons to the Minister of Lands Betty Amongi, to appear and throw more light on issues regarding the Land Fund. Justice Bamugemereire insists that the Minister who is reportedly out of the Country, but

  • Police arrests two people for faking a kidnap

    The police Flying Squad has arrested two people for faking a kidnap to get a ransom of shillings 3.5 million from their parents. Police received information about a missing person an 18 year Ansimire Peace a daughter to Rev. Fred Muhwezi of Bushenyi indicating that she had been kidnapped early

  • Environmental tax misused – MP Nambeshe

    Manjiya County MP John Baptist Nambeshe demands that government reimburses a much bigger percentage of money accrued from the environmental levy to addressing the emerging environmental challenges. In Uganda, the environmental tax is imposed on 10 year old motor vehicles and beyond w because they emit harmful smoke that pollutes