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Refugee scandal: OPM suspends 4 officials

Refugee scandal: OPM suspends 4 officials | UgandaNuz | Scoop.it
One of the officials, who asked not to be named, said whereas there may be things that OPM officials did not do well, there were programmes which were to
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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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Armed Men Who Brutalized Man Charged with Conduct Prejudicial to UPDF Discipline

Armed Men Who Brutalized Man Charged with Conduct Prejudicial to UPDF Discipline | UgandaNuz | Scoop.it
The previously unidentified armed men who brutalized a man and abducted him on Thursday in Kampala have been charged in the military court. The four men, all of them soldiers who include Corporal Ssenkungu Daniel were arraigned before the Unit Disciplinary Court in Mbuya chaired by Col Tom Kabuye and charged following their arrest. They were charged with conduct prejudicial to the good order and discipline of defence forces. Col Deo Akiiki, the deputy army spokesperson told this website on Saturday that the suspects were arrested due to unprofessional conduct contrary to Section 172 (1) and (2) of the UPDF
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Australia set to deport two Ugandan athletes

Australia set to deport two Ugandan athletes | UgandaNuz | Scoop.it

Two Ugandan athletes who disappeared during the 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games in Australia are to be deported. John Mosco Onyik, the board chairman of the National Council of Sports (NCS) said that the two of the athletes who are under detention by the Australian government will be deported before the end of the year.
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Addis Ababa: The city that China built

Addis Ababa: The city that China built | UgandaNuz | Scoop.it
With red lanterns swaying over its entrance, the palm-tree peppered compound of 13 towers could easily be in Shenzhen, Chongqing or the suburbs of Shanghai. It's the sort of Chinese-ification that permeates much of Addis
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The men behind Kawooya’s torture –

The men behind Kawooya’s torture – | UgandaNuz | Scoop.it
Police have disowned the gun wielding men who were seen Thursday evening carrying out a brutal arrest near Christ the king church in Kampala.

As the video footage makes rounds on social media drawing public attention, the force has launched an investigation to establish who these armed plain clot
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Police, Army distance selves from security operatives captured brutally arresting suspect –

Police, Army distance selves from security operatives captured brutally arresting suspect – | UgandaNuz | Scoop.it
Both the army and the police force have refused to admit that the security operatives seen in a video beating while arresting a suspect belong to any of the respective security agencies.

On Thursday afternoon, a video showing five security operatives armed with guns beating an unidentified man ca
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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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City Abductors Arrested, Charged in Army Court

City Abductors Arrested, Charged in Army Court | UgandaNuz | Scoop.it
The General Court Martial on Saturday charged five men who are said to have been involved in the gruesome arrest of an opposition politician on Thursday afternoon. The men, now in military detention were filmed gun butting and dragging the victim, Yusuf Kawooya in the tarmac before bundling him in a commuter van and driving […]
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Tanzanian Billionaire Mohammed Dewji Freed a Week After Abduction  

Tanzanian Billionaire Mohammed Dewji Freed a Week After Abduction   | UgandaNuz | Scoop.it
A week after his abduction, Tanzanian young billionaire, Mohammed Dewji has been freed, his family reported on Saturday. Dewji, 43, was abducted over a week ago outside a luxury hotel in Tanzania. The incident occurred as he arrived at Colosseum Hotel, Dar es Salam for a morning workout. Investigations ensued to find out his whereabouts and circumstances surrounding his disappearance. The family of the billionaire who is chief executive of METL Group, had offered to reward anyone that could provide details of Dewji's whereabouts with 1 billion Tanzania shillings (USD 440,000). It is not clear whether Dewji's release involved payment
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Uganda opens $112 million bridge, Africa's 5th largest

Uganda opens $112 million bridge, Africa's 5th largest | UgandaNuz | Scoop.it
Uganda opened Africa's 5th largest bridge. The 525 meters long bridge "will last for 120 years," President Yoweri Museveni claimed.
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 Police Denies Knowing The Men Who Brutalized Ugandan

The Uganda Police Force have denied knowing the security operatives seen in a video brutally arresting and beating a suspect on the streets of Kampala. On Thursday afternoon, at the junction between Colville Street and Portal Avenue adjacent to Theatre Labonita and Christ The King Church, at around 01:20pm, five security operatives armed with guns […]
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