Museveni in Nebbi

President Museveni expected to be in Nebbi

President Yoweri Museveni will this weekend return to West Nile region. The President is expected to visit Nebbi on Saturday, while in Nebbi he will meet all the district leaders from the region including those from the opposition. On Sunday the President will cross over to Arua where he will hold a political rally at […]

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Mutambazi expected before parliament

NAB board, media heads summoned by parliament next week

The Parliamentary Committee of Human Rights has summoned the National Association of Broadasters (NABS) board and presidents of media associations next week to brief the committee on the souring relations with Uganda Communications Commission (UCC). The summons follows UCC Executive Director Engineer Godfrey Mutabazi’s non-appearance at the committee on Wednesday, May 15, 2019. Mutabazi was […]

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Karuama set to be opened in December

Karuma dam expected to be completed in December

Sinohydro, the company constructing the 600mw Karuma Dam, valued at $1.7b, is working round the clock to beat the December 2019 deadline and handover the project to the government. The project deputy manager Li Ji is reported to have confirmed that more than 95 percent of the work has been done. “Consequently, 2,000 of the […]

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Kitatta sentenced

Kitatta sentenced to 8 years in jail

The General Court Martial at Makindye has on Tuesday, May 14 sentenced Hajji Abudallah Kitatta and his bodyguard Detective Constable Sowali Ngobi to serve 8years, 8 months and 6 days at Luzira prison on charges of being in illegal possession of firearms and ammunition. The court’s chairman  Lt. Gen Andrew Gutti has ruled that the […]

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