Friday, July 19, 2019

Local News

Local

City Suburbs Without Toilets

Residents of Lower Nsoba located in Kalerwe Kawempe division cried to the government over lack of a toilet in the area that has resulted in residents dumping faeces in the...

By Owora Gabriel - Jul.18

Local

Fraudsters Arrested With Police Stamps And I.Ds

The Bukasa police in Bweyogere division Kiira municipality have arrested 2 men and one lady they’ve hunted for long over crimes of conning residents.

By Kaymabdde Lawrence - Jul.18

Local

Police Launches Hunt For Stolen Gun

Police have launched a search for a gun that was stolen from Solo police post in Western Division in Busia Municipality early this week. 

By Salt Media - Jul.18

Local

L.C.1 Elections Are Back

It has been a year since the L.C.I elections was carried, however, the areas that did not get a chance to elect the local leaders have been complaining every now...

By Ssemambo Joseph - Jul.18

Church News

Church

Avoid Unnecessary Competition, Pr. Bujjingo Urges Believers

One could hardly find room to move a foot in the incredible overnight gathering hosted at HPMI Canaan pastored by Pr. Aloysius Bujjingo. In the overnight that was summarizing the 14...

By Owora Gabriel - Jul.13

Church

Salt TV to Launch On DSTV Despite Pr. Bujjingo Critics

Congregants attended the service en masse as the first week of 14 days of prayer and fasting comes to a close. In the same service, pastor Aloysius Bujjingo declared to the...

By Tumwebaze Godfrey - Jul.08

Church

Pr. Bujjingo Urges Believers To Learn From Him & Make Independent Decision

As usually overwhelming numbers of worshippers from far & wide flooded the HPMI Cannan land Makerere Kikoni for the Friday overnight experience. During the same 754 people decide to vacate the...

By Owora Gabriel & Kyambadde Lawrence - Jul.06

Church

Multitudes Flock House of Prayer Ministries (HPMI) To Celebrate With Pr. Aloysius Bujjingo

On Sunday morning believers could not wait to get to the HPMI Canaan land to attend the pastor's graduation party as promised by the Pr. Bujjingo. Dressed in his graduation garment...

By Salt Media - Jul.01

Church

Pr. Bujjingo Urged Workers to Get Certified During the Overnight Prayers At Canaan Land HPMI

The entire surface of Canaan land was filled multitudes that amassed the place from different parts of the nation to attend the overnight service through which the devil was harassed...

By Owora.G & Kyambadde.L - Jun.29

Sports

Sports

Uganda She-Cranes Making History In The Netball World Cup 2019

She cranes emerged a winner 3 times Out of the 4 games that she cranes have played in the vitality world cup. Despite the first rest ever since the tournament kicked...

By Kabenge Yusuf - Jul.17

Sports

Uganda Boxing Coaches Embarks On Upgrading To International Level

Twenty-five Ugandan boxing coaches have been appointed for AIBA 1-STAR upgrade training, scheduled for 1 week & organized by AIBA at katikati Lugogo.

By Kabenge Yusufu - Jul.17

Sports

She Cranes Complain To Minister After England Defeat

Ugandan she cranes is among the 16 teams in Liverpool England competing for the trophy in the vitality netball world 2019. She cranes that rank 6 in the world rankings, played...

By Kabenge Yusuf - Jul.13

Sports

Pearl Of Africa Rally 2019 Launched In Style

Since 1996 the pearl of Africa rally championship has been running, making it 23 years, the organizers have launched this year’s tournament at shell Bugoloobi.

By Salt Media - Jul.12

Sports

Uganda Cranes Hunting For A New Coach, Magogo

Last Sunday Sebastian Desbre resigned as Uganda cranes coach and the Kobs under 23 teams only to join Pyramids FC an Egyptian club.

By Salt Media - Jul.10

Sports

Buddu Vows To Boycott Masaaza Cup Game Due to Heavy Penalties Over The Fans Clashing With Mawokota

On the 30th June Mawokota defeated Buddu 1-0 in Masaza cup tournament, after which the fans turned violent at Rober Kabirye a Buddu fan lost his life and several survived...

By Salt Media - Jul.10

Sports

The Video Assistant Referee (VAR) To Launch Today In AFCON 2019 Quarter Finals As Ghana Grumbles Over Canceled Goal

The new technology of virtual assistant referee (VAR) to be applied to start with today’s AFCON 2019 quarterfinal games till the end.

By Kabenge Yususf - Jul.10

Sports

Uganda Cranes Returns Home Without Coach As Desabre Quits For An Egyptian Club Job

Last night Uganda cranes team of 17-players flew in with Egypt air & landed at 9:30 PM at Entebbe airport, except for the families, the fans didn’t gather at the...

By Kabenge Yusuf - Jul.08

More Stories

Jul.17

World

Kenya to deport 17 people connected to betting industry

Seventeen people who worked for the gambling industry in Kenya are being deported by the authorities. The government is clamping down on online sports betting which it says is a curse...

Jul.12

Local

KCCA Brutality On City Vendors Resume

Scenes of brutal arrest, beatings and manhandling street vendors has re-emerged about three months after the Kampala Minister, Beti Olive Kamya suspended at least seven Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA)...

Jul.12

Local

Police Overwhelmed By Defilement Cases

Kakumiro police have raised a red flag over the escalating cases of defilement and Domestic violence the district.  At least 18 cases of defilement, 13 of them aggravated, have been...

Jul.12

Sports

Pearl Of Africa Rally 2019 Launched In Style

Since 1996 the pearl of Africa rally championship has been running, making it 23 years, the organizers have launched this year’s tournament at shell Bugoloobi.

Jul.11

Local

Bajjo Walks Out Of Jail

Events and Music Promoter Andrew Mukasa alias Bajjo has been granted bail by Buganda Road Magistrates Court.  The Magistrate Stella Maris Amabilis granted a cash bail of four million shillings to Bajjo...

Jul.11

Local

Residents Attack Police CID Officials

Residents of Kabale have criticized officers attached to the Criminal Investigations Department-CID and in Charges of Police outposts across the district for using harsh language.

Jul.11

World

US launches inquiry into French plan to tax tech giants

US President Donald Trump has ordered an investigation into France's planned tax on tech giants - a move that could result in retaliatory tariffs. His trade representative said the US...

Jul.11

Local

Uganda Tertiary Institutions To Spearhead ICT Revolution

The Minister for Higher Education, John Chrysostom Muyingo has challenged heads of Tertiary institution to spearhead the use of ICT led innovations. 

Jul.10

Local

President Drums Up Support For NRM Flag Bearer In Nebbi

President Yoweri Museveni has today canvassed support for the NRM flag bearer, Mr Urombi Emmanuel, who is vying for the LC5 Chairmanship seat in Nebbi District in the West Nile...

Jul.09

Local

Criminal Investigations Commanders Have Called For Refresher Courses For Police Officers Under Filed Force Unit (FFUS)

In the resolutions signed by over 348 CID commanders during a five-day retreat and presented by Policy Advisory Committee (PAC) Secretary Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP), Richard Lutalo, senior detectives...

Jul.09

Local

Government To Issue Certificates To ‘Bibanja’ Settlers In Buganda To Fight Land Grabbing

The Ministry of Lands, Housing and Urban Development is planning to start issuance of certificates of occupancy to all bibanja holders in Buganda as part of efforts to address the...

Jul.09

Local

The Recent Mobile Money And Boda-Boda Attacks Draws The Parliament’s Attention

Members of Parliament want the Government to explain the attacks, which have claimed the lives of several mobile money operators and Boda-Boda riders.  Robina Rwakojo, the Gomba West MP...

Jul.09

Tech

Biased and wrong? Facial recognition tech in the dock

Police and security forces around the world are testing out automated facial recognition systems as a way of identifying criminals and terrorists. But how accurate is the technology and how...

Jul.05

Local

The Closure Of The Gatuna Border Post Between Uganda And Rwanda Has Affected A Number Of Schools In Border Districts

Rwanda closed its borders with Uganda early this year, to purportedly expedite the construction of the single customs post at Gatuna. However, the directives that were followed with the destruction of...

Jul.05

Sports

Ugandans Optimistic About The Uganda Senegal Game Tonight

Uganda cranes fans are hopeful that the cranes will tame Senegal when the two teams faceoff in an African Cup of Nations Cup tie in Cairo today at 10 pm...