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FDC Dismisses Reports of Missing Shs200m Party Funds

FDC Dismisses Reports of Missing Shs200m Party Funds | UgandaNuz | Scoop.it
FDC Party presidential Press Secretary, Sarah Eperu has dismissed reports that the party accounts have been debited with Shs200million without the authorities of the party organs. Reports have been circulating that the said money which went missing was from the Electoral Commission, in fulfilment of government commitment to fund Political parties. The money is said […]
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Lawyer Wanyoto runs to High court to block fraud trial

Lawyer Wanyoto runs to High court to block fraud trial | UgandaNuz | Scoop.it

City lawyer, Paul Wanyoto Mugoya has petitioned the High court seeking to block his trial together with eight others in the Anti-Corruption court for alleged fraud and kidnap.
 
Wanyoto is accused alongside Samuel Nabeta Mulowooza, the managing director Eye Power Engineering Company and police officers, Siraje Bakaleke, Robert Munezero, Innocent Nuwagaba, Robert Ray Asiimwe, Junior Amanya, Babu Gastavas and Kenneth Zirintuusa.  The suspects are accused of extorting Shs 1.4 billion from Park Seunghoon and Jang Shingu Un, both South Korean nationals who had come to Uganda to purchase gold last year.  
 
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Former IGP Gen Kale Kayihura Reports Back to General Court Martial

By Fred Kiva

KAMPALA. Former Inspector General of Police (IGP) Gen Kale Kayihura on Monday reported to Makindye General Court Martial, in fulfillment of his bail conditions.
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Uganda's Joanita Zacharissenn wins 130m competition in Denmark

Uganda's Joanita Zacharissenn wins 130m competition in Denmark | UgandaNuz | Scoop.it
Joanita Lubega Zachariassenn, commonly referred to as the 'small woman with a big voice', walked away with the top prize at the recently concluded 2018 DR LIVE singing competition in Denmark.
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Museveni Yet to Accept Musisi's Resignation

Museveni Yet to Accept Musisi's Resignation | UgandaNuz | Scoop.it
President Museveni is still studying Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) Executive Director Ms Jennifer Musisi’s resignation letter, Chimp Corps report. Ms Musisi, who had served as KCCA boss for seven years, last Monday threw in the towel, citing lack of political support to the technical team and underfunding of the authority. The ED in her […]
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Police fire teargas to disperse NRM protestors, 10 arrested

Police fire teargas to disperse NRM protestors, 10 arrested | UgandaNuz | Scoop.it
The protestors wanted to lock the mayor's office over Shs20 million that was reportedly deposited on one of the cleaner's bank account with the intention of diverting it
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Crowds protest latest deadly ADF rebel raid near Uganda-DR Congo border

Crowds protest latest deadly ADF rebel raid near Uganda-DR Congo border | UgandaNuz | Scoop.it
The attack, thought to have been carried out by members of the Ugandan Allied Democratic Forces (ADF), targeted Beni, the regional army spokesman Captain Mak Hazukay said
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Iconic bridge paves the way in smart infrastructure

Iconic bridge paves the way in smart infrastructure | UgandaNuz | Scoop.it
It is designed to improve traffic flow, digitally enforce axle load limits and ensure road safety.
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Museveni’s next cabinet

Museveni’s next cabinet | UgandaNuz | Scoop.it
Which opposition politicians are in and what awaits them Kampala, Uganda | HAGGAI MATSIKO | President Yoweri Museveni might soon announce a new cabinet lineup. That is the expectation. And it is driven by both recent events and recent actions by the President. Museveni also plans to shuffle his staff at State House and permanent secretaries, …
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Lawyer Mulira Narrates how Minister Kibuule Killed His Relatives Over Land 

Lawyer Mulira Narrates how Minister Kibuule Killed His Relatives Over Land  | UgandaNuz | Scoop.it
Senior city lawyer Peter Mulira wept before the commission of inquiry into land matters when he was narrating how Mukono North Member of parliament and Junior Water and Environment Minister Ronald Kibuule killed his relatives and evicted hundreds of people at Wanyonyi village, Naama Sub County in Mukono District. Mulira testified that Kibuule used Mukono […]
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Museveni pledges to extend electricity, tarmac roads in Kashongi

Museveni pledges to extend electricity, tarmac roads in Kashongi | UgandaNuz | Scoop.it
Mr Museveni gave the farmers’ Sacco Shs50 million, contributed Shs50 million to association of Sub County NRM leaders and Shs20 million to the women groups
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London university honors Kadaga over excellent work

London university honors Kadaga over excellent work | UgandaNuz | Scoop.it
LONDON – Ms Rebecca Kadaga, Uganda’ s speaker of Parliament, has been honoured with an award at the London Political Summit 2018 over exceptional work. She was awarded as a speaker for Ugandan parliament and Africa in general. Speaker @RebeccaKadaga has been honoured with an award at the London Political Summit 2018 to recognize the […]
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Museveni sacks six over rot in Education ministry

Museveni sacks six over rot in Education ministry | UgandaNuz | Scoop.it
The President has also directed that the Contracts Committee of the same ministry be “disbanded with immediate effect”
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How Chris Obore fell out with Kadaga and why he could be staring at the exit –

How Chris Obore fell out with Kadaga and why he could be staring at the exit – | UgandaNuz | Scoop.it
The Inspector General of Government will in less than a month finalise investigation into circumstances under which Parliament's Director Communications and Public Affairs, Chris Obore joined Parliamentary service.

Basing on the findings of the report, Obore could retain his job or be on his way
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Men behind brutal city arrest are militias-Sejusa 

Men behind brutal city arrest are militias-Sejusa  | UgandaNuz | Scoop.it
KAMPALA– Former Coordinator of Military Intelligence, General David Sejusa has said the three men who were captured on camera manhandling and later kidnapping a man last week might be a militia group within security forces and can’t be officers of Uganda People’s Defence Forces. Sejusa made the remarks on his Twitter handle during an interaction […]
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East And Central Africa's First Woman Graduate Dies

East And Central Africa's First Woman Graduate Dies | UgandaNuz | Scoop.it
Biggest News Source for News in Uganda and the East African Region ,Breaking news in Uganda and Daily news and the latest from Uganda
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Kirumira's Father Exonerates Police, Gen. Kayihura In Son's Murder

Kirumira's Father Exonerates Police, Gen. Kayihura In Son's Murder | UgandaNuz | Scoop.it
The father of slain former Buyende district police commander Muhammad Kirumira has exonerated Uganda Police Force and former Inspector General of Police General Kale Kayihura in the murder of his son. Hajji Kawooya Abubaker made the revelations on Sunday at Mpambire village in Mpigi district where hundreds of people gathered during the final funeral rites […]
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FULL LIST: BoU officials under IGG probe over wealth accumulation revealed  

FULL LIST: BoU officials under IGG probe over wealth accumulation revealed   | UgandaNuz | Scoop.it
KAMPALA- The list of Bank of Uganda officials who are being verified by the Inspectorate of Government over allegations of excessive accumulation of wealth has leaked. The Leadership Code Act 2002 requires all specified leaders to declare their Incomes, Assets, and Liabilities to the Inspector General of Government. Whereas the IGG last year tasked all […]
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90-year-old sues Kwagalana over city land - Daily Monitor

Ms Natolo contends that that while the matter was still in court, the accused merged the fraudulent lease into the mailo land title for the city tycoons’ group to purchase
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CNN’s Richard Quest tours Kenya

CNN’s Richard Quest tours Kenya | UgandaNuz | Scoop.it
After many years of travelling, this trip will also offer a rare opportunity: a completely new experience.
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Tullow, Uganda tax dispute rocks oil revenues sharing plan

Tullow, Uganda tax dispute rocks oil revenues sharing plan | UgandaNuz | Scoop.it
The taxman is pushing for one third of the $900m Tullow expects from the transaction.
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ADF Kill 13 Civilians, Abduct a Dozen Children in DRC, Says Army  

ADF Kill 13 Civilians, Abduct a Dozen Children in DRC, Says Army   | UgandaNuz | Scoop.it
GOMA - At least 13 civilians were killed on Saturday night by members of the Allied Democratic Forces, a Ugandan rebel group operating in the East of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DR Congo), army spokesperson in the region told this news website by phone on Sunday. Captain Mak Hazukay, Congolese army spokesperson in North Kivu said rebels who attacked Congolese army positions and several neighbourhoods of Beni territory on Saturday and into Sunday also abducted a dozen of children. Many people have been displaced following the attack, the army added. On Sunday morning, residents of Beni took to the streets
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Frustrated Accountant Exposes Syndicated Corruption Scandal in Judiciary 

Frustrated Accountant Exposes Syndicated Corruption Scandal in Judiciary  | UgandaNuz | Scoop.it
The Judiciary is again in the eye of the storm following allegations of a corruption scandal in which millions of Shillings were allegedly embezzled by Senior officials, judges as well as other administrators. In a shocking dossier penned by Mandu Julius Wamukhiyi a former Accountant for the Integrated Financial Management System (IFMS) in the Ministry of Finance, Senior officials including the Permanent Secretary/Secretary to the Judiciary, Kagole Expedito Kivumbi and a Judge are accused of orchestrating illicit financial transactions. The purported high level corruption syndicate is exposed in a missive Wamukhiyi wrote to the Chief Justice, Bart Katureebe in August
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Museveni: NRM Does not Tell Lies to Win Cheap Popularity

Museveni: NRM Does not Tell Lies to Win Cheap Popularity | UgandaNuz | Scoop.it
President Museveni, who is also the National Chairman of the National Resistance Movement (NRM) has urged Movement supporters in the country to understand the difference between NRM and other Parties that have existed in Uganda in the past and those in the country today. He said that the Movement was founded on principles of honesty, […]
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Stop Celebrating the Downfall of others - Sam Omara Warns Lukwago

The former Kampala Field Force Commander Assistant Commissioner of Police Sam Omara has advised the Lord Mayor of Kampala Ssalongo Erias Lukwago to stop celebrating the downfall of others but instead appreciate the little they have done in their positions or else God will always pay him for the bad prayers and attitude towards others. […]
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Raila Odinga appointed AU special envoy –

Raila Odinga appointed AU special envoy – | UgandaNuz | Scoop.it
After months of speculations of an imminent role as an African Union envoy, ODM leader Raila Odinga was on Saturday appointed High Representative for Infrastructure Development in Africa.

Commission chairperson Moussa Faki Mahamat, who thanked President Uhuru Kenyatta for supporting the decision,
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