M7 Targets Northern Region for Key Govt Posts; Full Cabinet List.

By Prossy S Will Updated at 2158 GMT on Tuesday 8th June 2021 KAMPALA- Uganda’s President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has announced new cabinet moments ago. With now Vice President, Speaker of Parliament & Chief Justice from Northern region , analysts believe Museveni is rewarding the region for for voting him in the last elections. “…

Ugandan Top General survives Assassination

Updated at 0959 GMT on Tuesday 1st May 2021 KAMPALA- HICGI News Agency is confirming an assassination failed plot on Ugandan top Military General Katumba Wamala. A convoy carrying Katumba Wamala, the Minister of Works and Transport and a four-star general in the Uganda People’s Defence Forces (UPDF) has been shot at in Kisaasi. The…

A dark cloud has fallen as Hellen Baguma passes on; Pictorial Exclusive

By Prossy S Will – Updated at 0946 GMT on Monday 31st May 2021 WAKISO – David T Baguma Former Executive Director of Association of Microfinance Institutions in Uganda (AMFIU) has lost wife moments ago. Hellen Baguma, a resident on Namasuba Hill who hails from Ntungamo has passed on while being taken to Doctors’ Hospital…

Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, husband of Queen Elizabeth, dies at 99

By Jonny Dymond – Royal Correspondent Updated at 15:56 GMT on Friday 9th April 21 LONDON- Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh and husband of reigning monarch Queen Elizabeth II, has died at the age of 99. Buckingham Palace confirmed his death on April 9. He outlived nearly everyone who knew him and might explain him.And…

Archbishop Cyprian Kizito Lwanga is dead

Breaking news Updated at 13:20 GMT on Saturday April 03 2021 Kampala Archbishop Cyprian Kizito Lwanga is dead.He was reportedly found dead in his house this morning. Cyprian Kizito Lwanga Background and education Cyprian Lwanga was born on 19 January 1953 at Kyabakadde Village, in Naggalama Parish, in present-day Mukono District in the Buganda Region…

Tanzanians want international Probe into President John Pompe Magufuli’s Death.

Updated at 23: 59 GMT at Thursday 18th March 2021 FILE PHOTO: Tanzania’s President John Magufuli addresses a news conference during his official visit to Nairobi, Kenya October 31, 2016. THOMAS MUKOYA Following announcement of death of Tanzania’s President John Magufuli, one of Africa’s most prominent coronavirus sceptics, aged 61 by Vice President Samia Suluhu…

Internet Restored in Uganda following Contested elections.

Updated at 12:30 GMT on Monday 18 January 21. UGANDA Government has restored internet moments ago following a country wide blackout since 14th January when the country went to polls. Prime Minister Rt Hon Dr Ruhakana Rugunda yesterday appearing on a local television said the government kept the country offline due to security threats and…

Presidential Decree; M7 Orders closure of FACEBOOK.

By E K Benj Updated at 21:40 GMT on Tuesday, 12th January 21. Ahead of polls on Thursday 14th January, Uganda’s President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni in a televised national address has said his government has closed Facebook. Dressed in a military jacket, Museveni who spoke calmly moments ago (9:30 PM local time) protested the move…

Trump has discussed pardoning himself, source says

Updated 13:30 PM, 08-Jan-2021 HICGI News Agency U.S. President Donald Trump looks on at the end of his speech during a rally to contest the certification of the 2020 U.S. presidential election results by the U.S. Congress, in Washington, U.S, January 6, 2021. /Reuters U.S. President Donald Trump has discussed the possibility of pardoning himself…