Young people take Command of Africa’s Deadliest Force

By E K Benj Updated at 1439 GMT on Thursday 24th June 2021 KAMPALA- Uganda’s President Yoweri Kaguta T Museveni on Thursday made changes into the leadership of Uganda Peoples’ Defense Forces – UPDF feared Africa’s Deadliest Force allowing Young people including his son Gen Muhoozi Kainerugaba to take command. According to a statement released…

Experts Warn M7 on returning nation to Lockdown

By Prossy S Will – updated at 1843 GMT on Sunday, 30th May 21 KAMPALA – Experts have advised Uganda’s President Yoweri Kaguta T Museveni on returning the country to a lock down amidst fear within citizens. Museveni on Sunday night while addressing the nation said he will be returning this week to the airwaves…

Janet Museveni – We speak a blessing over the electoral process

By E K Benj Updated at 21:40 GMT on Sunday, 10th January 21. KOLOLO- Uganda’s First Lady, Hon Janet Kataha Museveni has described Uganda as a blessed nation. Janet’s remarks were made today in a speech delivered by Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) Executive Director, Ms Dorothy Kisaka on her behalf during Uganda Women Intercessors…

Dr Flavian Zeija Concludes Tour of Courts in Albertine Region

By our reporter. On the last day of his tour of the Masindi High Court Circuit on Wednesday 2nd December 2020, Uganda’s Principal Judge, Dr Flavian Zeija visited the Magistrates Courts at Bulisa, Masindi, Kiryandongo and Kigumba. He inspired patience and hope of better conditions of service among the judicial officers. “For many of the…

Emyooga wealth creation initiative: what you need to know

By Mary Karugaba & E K Benj. According to the finance ministry, the total budget for the Presidential Initiative on Wealth and Job Creation (Emyooga) is sh260b. In October, Parliament approved sh170b for Emyooga funds as part of the 3.7 trillion supplementary budget, which was passed. According to the finance ministry, the total budget for…