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Man Attacks And Canes Raila Odinga

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Man Attacks And Canes Raila Odinga

Kenya’s former Prime Minister and opposition leader Raila Odinga

A meeting attended by former Kenyan premier, Raila Odinga and his CORD party deputy Moses Wetangula, several senators and MPs almost turned chaotic when a person believed to be insane caned Odinga and Kwale governor Salim Mvurya.

Mvurya and Raila were dancing accompanied by...

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M7 To Open Police Garments Factory Today

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M7 To Open Police Garments Factory Today

According to Gen. Kayihura, the launch of the factory is part of activities to mark 100 years of the existence of Uganda Police. Courtesy Photo

The new multimillion Police factory, a public-private partnership with a Chinese company M/S Poly-technologic Inc, which will produce cops uniforms to cut costs of importing uniforms for the forces is to...

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M7 Lauds Chinese While Opening Police Garments Factory

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M7 Lauds Chinese While Opening Police Garments Factory

According to Gen. Kayihura, the launch of the factory is part of activities to mark 100 years of the existence of Uganda Police. Courtesy Photo

President M7 fresh from the United States has uesday afternoon commissioned the new multimillion Police factory, a public-private partnership with a Chinese company M/S Poly-technologic Inc, which will...

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Israeli Soldiers Commit Suicide Over Gaza War

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Israeli Soldiers Commit Suicide Over Gaza War

The Israeli army has not made any comment about the incident.

Three Israeli soldiers who had taken part in Tel Aviv’s recent war on the Gaza Strip have taken their own lives due to psychological problems, a report says.

Israeli daily Maariv reported Monday that the soldiers, who were members of the elite Golani Brigade, “had suffered psychological p...

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Drivers Speak Out On Misuse Of Government Vehicles

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By Sarah Achen and Mercy Kyomugisha
A campaign carried out against misuse of government vehicles by Uganda Debt Network (UDN) in partnership with Red Pepper a year ago continues to yield results.

Gov't Driver;Abasa Waiswa

Gov’t Driver;Abasa Waiswa

After the campaign, several arrests of government officials caught misusing government vehicles (tax payer’s money) have b...

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How Misuse Of A Gov’t Vehicle Can Cost You A Job

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John Hirya, a government employed driver recruited by the Health Service Commission and posted to Mbale Regional Referral Hospital by the ministry of Health was in mid 2012 intercepted by Uganda Revenue Authority (URA) anti smuggling squad when he was coming back from Busia where he had gone with the government ambulance reg no UG 3702M to...

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Micho Happy With In-form Ndugwa

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Police vs SC Villa-Kavumba

Karim Ndugwa’s scoring form over the last two weeks has delighted Uganda coach Micho Sredejovic.

Micho Happy With In-form Ndugwa

FOCUSED; Ndugwa against Lweza in the league

The 25-year-old striker has been in consistent form for both club and country over the last few days scoring three goals.

Two of those goals alone have been for his new...

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Footie Ace Ssentongo, Tindatine An Item

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Latest reports indicate that footie ace and Uganda Cranes striker Robert Ssentongo and faded singer Lady Mariam of the ‘Tindatine’ fame are an item.

Tindatine

Tindatine

Snoops have smoked out the seemingly smitten couple a few times in compromising positions.

The latest sighting was on Wednesday night in Kireka near the ‘Tindatine’ singer’s kafunda bar.

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Lightning Kills 3 Children In Kabale

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A lightning bolt has struck and killed three children as heavy rains hit Kabale district.

Four other people sustained injuries after being struck on Sunday night. The dead are all from Nyamasiizi Parish in Hamurwa Sub County.

The heavy downpour which started on Sunday evening extended to morning hours of Monday triggering off mudslides in the area...

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No Elective Office For NRM Party Secretary General

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The National Resistance Movement (NRM) Parliamentary Caucus has resolved that the party Secretary General, Treasurer and their Deputies should not run for any elective office. The three office bearers will also not be appointed for any government office.

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The resolution was adopted by Monday’s NRM Caucus meeting at State House Entebbe...

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Bongole Gunning For Jinja’s BUL, Makumbi Confident Of Upturn

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Tuesday fixtures

Bright Stars vs BUL-Lugogo

Rwenshama vs KCC-Mityana

SCVU vs Soana-Namboole

Simba vs Lweza-Bombo

Police vs SC Villa-Kavumba

Bright Stars’ veteran striker Antony Bongole says the side have a point to prove against Bul FC on Tuesday.

Anthony Bongole is set for Bul FC. PHOTO/John Batanudde

Anthony Bongole is set for Bul FC. PHOTO/John Batanudde

Neither side has picked maximum points from the tie...

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Treasury Released Ugx90bn to BOU without Guidelines

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The Secretary to the Treasury Keith Muhakanizi acknowledges that he released up to Ugx30bn to Bank of Uganda under the Agriculture Credit Facility (ACF) without guidelines for three consecutive years.

Keith Muhakanizi

Keith Muhakanizi

He told the public accounts committee of parliament that the move was driven by political pressure.

The facility is an initiative set...

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Kagingo Excites Ugandans With M7 Perfume

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M7 PERFUME

M7 PERFUME

President Yoweri Museveni’s Special Assistant For Communications, Sarah Kagingo on Monday afternoon had Ugandans on social media scratching their heads in wonderment after she posted a picture of perfume with the inscription “M7 AUD ABSOLU.”

Many Ugandans thought it is a perfume with links to the Ugandan leader, however,...

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Bakulu Bus Accident Update: 32 Confirmed Dead

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The death toll from Bakulu bus accident that happened this morning in Nisitu village, South Sudan has reached 32, with 18 other people in comma.

The bus registration number UAS 073P collided with a trailer registration number UAB 300E while on its way to Kampala.

Reports from Juba say the situation is worsening every minute, as good Samaritans work...

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UPDF Officers Take Charge Of NAADS

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Thirteen Uganda People’s Defence Forces—UPDF—officers have been deployed in Teso sub region to operationalize wealth creation activities.

UPDF Officers Take Charge Of NAADS

Museveni touring a NAADS project

The household wealth creation is a government program which will be running under the National Agricultural Advisory Services (NAADS).

The UPDF spokesperson for 3rd Division,...

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Tito Tong Turns Motivational Speaker

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Reports reaching our gossip desk indicate that Sudanese born Kampala based tycoon Tito Tong has turned into a motivational speaker on top of running a chain of Monalisa businesses in town.

Tito Tong

Tito Tong

Snoops have established that the gigantic businessman has been holding seminars at his Kabusu based Monalisa Royale advising the youth (mostly Sudanese...

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Miss Tourism organizer Emily parades Thighs

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Guests at the recently concluded Miss Uganda Kigezi beauty pageant are said to have enjoyed more than they paid for courtesy of one of the organizers Emily Claire Twongyeire’s generous display of her goodies.

Emily paradimng her thighs

Emily paradimng her thighs

Eyewitnesses reveal that Emily left many male revelers salivating like a hyenas as she occasionally flashed her...

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NRM Caucus To Discuss Mbabazi’s Fate

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The Former Prime Minister Amama Mbabazi could be headed to another political battle after the NRM parliamentary caucus resolved to meet and discuss his fate as the party Secretary-General.

Prime Minister Amama Mbabazi

Ex Prime Minister Amama Mbabazi

On September 18, President Museveni fired his close ally Amama Mbabazi and replaced him with Dr Ruhakana Rugunda.

The caucus will...

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Survey: Somalis Feeling Safer In Mogadishu

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Survey: Somalis Feeling Safer In Mogadishu

Many Somalis have returned home in recent years as security has improved

Residents of the Somali capital, Mogadishu, are feeling safer and more optimistic than they were a year ago, according to a new survey.

The Heritage Institute of Policy Studies, which analysed data collected from more than 1,600 residents, said people reported a decline in...

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Libyan Premier, Cabinet Take Oath Of Office

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Libyan Prime Minister Abdullah al-Thinni

Libyan Prime Minister Abdullah al-Thinni

Libyan Prime Minister Abdullah al-Thinni and his cabinet have been sworn in to office, days after lawmakers approved of his cabinet line-up.

The premier took the oath during a brief ceremony on Sunday in the eastern city of Tobruk.

The ceremony comes a week after the Libyan parliament approved the prime...

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Girl, 18 Held For Stabbing Sister To Death

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Police in Kaliro are holding an 18 year old student for stabbing to death her sister after allegedly picking a quarrel over a boyfriend.

The suspect, Viola Mulondo, a senior two student at Kaliro high school, allegedly stabbed her young sister Gloria Mutibwa  a 13 year old primary seven pupil  at Kaliro Church of Uganda primary school with a k...

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Lukwago Warns Tumwebaze On Mayoral Meetings

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The embattled Kampala City Lord Mayor Erias Lukwago has warned the Minister in charge of the Presidency and Kampala, Frank Tumwebaze over convening mayoral meetings.

Frank Tumwebaze

Frank Tumwebaze

Lukwago’s warning comes amidst a consultative meeting convened by Frank Tumwebaze on Thursday September 25, at parliament that attracted Kampala Urban Division Mayors to...

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Edwin Ruyonga, Sheila Agaba In Private Wedding

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Congratulations are in order! Rapper Edwin Ruyonga wed his fiancée Sheila Agaba on Saturday September 27 at All Saints Church Cathedral, Kampala!

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The two lovebirds exchanged vows in a ceremony four months after knowing that they were expecting a baby.

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When it was revealed recently that Ruyonga and Sheila were expecting a baby, he apologized and said...

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23 Feared Dead As Bakulu Bus Collides With Trailer

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At least 23 people are feared dead and 16 others injured in a road accident near Juba, South Sudan this morning.

The accident occurred at about 7am at Nisitu, some 135 kilometres from Juba, when a Bakulu company bus registration number UAS 073P collided with a trailer registration number UAB 300E.

Patrick Jimmy Okema, the Aswa regional police...

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Gaetano Pressured To Have Kids

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Recently, there was rumour that Big Brother Africa sensation and Capital FM presenter Gaetano Juuko Kagwa was unhappy in his five year childless marriage to sexy Enid Keishamanza Rukikaire.

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Gaetano was said to be frustrated at the absence of kids in the pair’s marriage. However, the celebrated media personality has come and trashed talk that h...

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Roger Mugisha, Hady Ssengo feud Escalates

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Not so long ago, we reported how celebrated radio personality and defunct Shadows Angels boss Roger Mugisha was involved in a bitter feud with a city actress Hady Ssengo real name Hadijja Ssengoba.

Hady Sengo

Hady Sengo

The two were trading insults on social media with each claiming to have dumped the other after their brief affair a few years back. In fact,...

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Kampala Streets To Be Closed Off On Saturday

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Kampala Capital City Authority has announced that Kampala road and Parliament Avenue will be closed on the eve of the largest city festival in East Africa that will take place on October 5th.

kca7Ms. Jennifer Musisi, the KCCA Executive Director said that all roads leading in and out of Kampala on October 4 will be closed at 6:00pm on Saturday to allow...

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Fights, Corruption Allegations Stall 138 Km Kigumba-Hoima-Kabwoya Road Works

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The much anticipated construction of the Kigumba-Hoima-Kabwoya road is delayed by contract disputes, Bunyoro Affairs Minister Ernest Kiiza has said.Fights, Corruption Allegations Stall 138 Km Kigumba-Hoima-Kabwoya Road Works
Government recently secured funding from the African Development Bank (ADB) to upgrade the 138 Kilometer stretch from gravel to Bitumen standards. Uganda National Roads Authority says that the gravel...

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CEO of Trillion-Dollar Company Resigned After His Daughter Told Him How Much He Has Missed

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A 22-point list written by his 10-year-old daughter was all it took to change the trajectory of Mohamed El-Erian’s life.

CEO of Trillion-Dollar Company Resigned After His Daughter Told Him How Much He Has Missed

Mohamed El-Erian, chief economic advisor at Allianz SE, speaks during the 31st Annual Meeting of the Bretton Woods Committee at the World Bank

In January, El-Erian made headlines for announcing his resignation as CEO of...

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Khalifa Aganaga Drops Out Of Makerere University

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Star Khalifa Aga Naga’s dream of completing his degree at Makerere University has again hit a dead end.

Khalifa Aganaga

Khalifa Aganaga

According to XclusiveUg, the Oyitangayo singer has deemed it necessary to ask for a dead year due to his tight schedule.

The musician who has just finished his Albertine tour that lasted for a week is set to rock United Kingdom in...

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