Speke Apartments Kitante officially opening today


Ruparelia Group’s housing projects are undertaken through Crane Management Services (CMS), a leading Real Estate company based in Kampala, Uganda today is officially opening the multi million facility to the public .   Talking to the facility manager manager he  says it the group has  finally completed its luxurious and finest housing project—Speke Apartments in Kitante, Kampala. Speke Apartments specialize in self-catering apartments for corporate, leisure and family travelers in Kampala for short or long term stay . Combining a great location with a secure, quiet, clean, serviced apartment accommodation…

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8 Bank of Uganda ,civil aviation officials Arrested in money printing as Nakarema Issues statement


President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has directed Police Criminal Investigations Director, Ms Grace Akullo to lead the investigations by the State House Anti-corruption Unit, led by Lt. Col. Edith Nakalema into the discrepancies surrounding Bank of Uganda illegal printing and transportation of billions of shillings notes. According to a source at statehouse, the unit has also enlisted the support of the Police Special Investigations Unit, now led by veteran detective Elly Womanya. Ms Akullo led a team of investigators that held a long day meeting at the Central Bank on Wednesday.…

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Dutch national Natted possessing Narcotic drugs.


The anti-narcotic unit under the Aviation police is holding one Jhinkole Rai alias Ruben a Dutch national for allegedly unlawfully possessing Narcotic drugs, he was intercepted yesterday at about 1:00 pm while at the departures hold baggage screening machine. He was destined to travel to Italy aboard Emirates and was intercepted with two suitcases containing altogether 59 (fifty nine) packages each labeled “chococino special ” and “richer chocolate taste” . The packeges had a cream powdered substance suspected to be nacortics to it suspected HEROIN concealed in them . The…

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Speech at the Reading of the National Budget 2019/2020


H.E. the Vice President, Rt. Hon. Speaker, His Lordship, the Chief Justice, Rt. Hon. Prime Minister, Rt. Hon. Deputy Prime Ministers, The Hon. Alhaji Kigongo, Hon. Ministers, Hon. Members of Parliament Their Excellencies the Ambassadors, Distinguished Guests, Ladies and gentlemen. Since I addressed the Nation on the 6th of June, 2019, a number of other Ugandans have died including my clan sister, Nyina-Omukama Christine Biira, Mukirania of the Rwenzururu Kingdom. Let us stand up for a minute of silence to remember them.  May their souls rest in eternal peace. The…

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Kawempe South MP Mubarak Munyagwa arriving at the Anti-Corruption Court in Kampala recent  The controversial MP, who doubles as chairperson of the Committee on Commissions, Statutory Authorities and State Enterprises (COSASE) was desperate to launch a fresh probe into BOU with aim of extorting BOU officials to let them off the hook but he was repulsed by the speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga not to ever think about it. Munyagwa is a city boy who became Member of Parliament through similar fraudulent ways, he staged his own kidnap to gain…

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A joint operation by ISO, CMI and Uganda Police has led to the arrest of 6 top officials from the Central Bank (BOU) for robbery and fraud of the highest degree in Uganda’s history. It’s believed that Bank of Uganda officials have been printing money off the official approved figures. According to an impeccable source, a group of individuals led by a top and respected official have been printing Uganda shillings bills which they could ferry into the country under disguise of BOU. Investigators believe this has been going on…

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MUNI University to Host the Inaugural Uganda – Germany Investment Symposium

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Government of Uganda, through Operation Wealth Creation, in partnership with Uganda Investment Authority and MUNI University will host the Inaugural Uganda – Germany Investment Symposium (UGIS). The Symposium will be hosted by MUNI University in Arua City, West Nile from 24th to 26th July 2019 under the theme: “Transformation of Africa’s Upper Nile Valley through Pan African Peace Building & Holistic Development” Uganda – Germany Investment Symposium  offers a strategic window of opportunity for regional integration. The primary objective of the Symposium is to rebrand Africa’s Upper Nile Valley from…

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Maj Gen Birungi replaces Don Nabasa as new SFC Commander


Maj Gen James Birungi has been appointed as the commander of the Special Forces Command (SFC). Maj Gen Birungi who has been the Uganda People’s Defence Air Force (UPDAF) chief of Staff replaces Maj Gen Don Nabasa who has been sent for training, according to highly placed sources. “Maj Gen Nabasa is heading out for a course. The course is good for SFC and the UPDF. Maj Gen James Birungi is the incoming SFC Commander,” SFC spokesperson Major Jimmy Omara said in an interview with this reporter on Tuesday evening.…

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UN health agency identifies 5-year-old Congolese boy as first confirmed case of Ebola in Uganda


The World Health Organization (WHO) and Ministry of Health, confirmed on Tuesday the first case of the deadly Ebola virus in Uganda, stemming from the nearly year-long current outbreak in neighbouring Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). Despite numerous previous alerts in Uganda, this is the first instance in which the virus has been identified outside DRC during what has become the worst-ever outbreak in its history. A five-year-old Congolese boy travelled across the Ugandan border on Sunday, through the Bwera Border post. While seeking medical care at Kagando hospital,…

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Paul Pogba has hit back at his Manchester United critics and believes he is “judged differently” due to the world-record fee the club paid for his services. The French World Cup winner returned to Old Trafford in 2016 for a then world-record £89million fee but has largely underwhelmed during his three seasons in Manchester. Despite being their top-scorer last season with 16 goals in all competitions, much of the blame for United’s poor campaign has fallen on Pogba’s shoulders. The Frenchman, who has been linked with a move to Real Madrid this summer, also reacted to seemingly being…

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