Kampala Lord Mayor to Deliver State of City Adress

By E K Benj @kivumbi Kampala Lord Mayor Elias Lukwago will on Tuesday 31st May 2022 deliver State of City Adress in the Mayoral gardens, at City Hall Kampala Capital City Authority – KCCA. His Worship the Lord Mayor will focus on KCCA financial budget performance according sources to HICGI News Agency. We shall bringing…

Sri Lanka down to last day of petrol, Prime Minister tells crisis-hit nation

HICGI News Agency – Updated at 0829 EAT on Tuesday 17th May 2022 Anti-government protesters outside police headquarters in Colombo, Sri Lanka, on May 16. Colombo, Sri LankaSri Lanka’s new prime minister said on Monday the crisis-hit nation was down to its last day of petrol, as the country’s power minister told citizens not to…

Paul Kagame Jets in Uganda Amidst Kigali-Kampala Improved Relations

Updated at 0700 on Monday 25th April 2022 Rwanda’s President Paul Kagame arrived in Uganda Sunday, making his first visit to the country in four years as the relationship between the two East African nations improves following long-simmering tensions. Public broadcaster Rwanda Broadcasting Agency said Kagame had arrived in Kampala to meet his Ugandan counterpart…

Russia Captures British Fighters in Ukraine

Two British men captured by Russian forces while fighting in Ukraine are being “taken care of”, Russia has said. Aiden Aslin, 28, and Shaun Pinner, 48, were captured last week while defending the south-eastern city of Mariupol. In footage shown on Russian state TV, both appeared to have facial bruising, prompting their families to call…

President Zelenskyy warns of Donbas attacks

Focus on east as Ukraine says Russia has handed over control of Chernobyl nuclear plant and ‘moved convoys of troops’. By Ali Harb and Kate Mayberry Updated at 0742 on Fri 1st April 22 US says Russian President Vladimir Putin’s demand that foreign buyers pay for Russian gas in roubles is a sign of “desperation”….

“Arrest Kakwenza” Buganda road Court orders police

Updated by Kafeero Twaha – Wednesday 23rd March 2022 Buganda Road court has issued an arrest warrant for author Kakwenza Rukirabashaija over absconding. Kakwenza Four sureties have also been summoned to appear on April 11, 2022, and explain where he is or pay UGx 10 million each was bonded .

Uganda Jailed Legislators express bid for Speakership post.

Updated by Kafeero Twaha While appearing in court this morning, jailed legislators. Allan Ssewanyana and Ssegirinya Muhammad fronted their bid for the speakership Ssewanyana expressed interest in becoming the speaker while Ssegirinya wants the Deputy speaker position should it fall vacant . The legislators who have been further remanded say the election of the speakership…