Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) has demolished several illegal structures in Wandegeya in an operation which lasted for close to five hours.....
City lawyer Fred Mpanga has asked the Court of Appeal to acquit former NSSF managing director David Chandi Jamwa of abuse of office and causing financial loss.....
The Uganda National Roads Authority (UNRA) has paved 305km of roads this year closing in on the national development target of 1,100 kilometers of roads to be paved by 2015.....
The Chief of Defence Forces, Gen. Katumba Wamala, has cautioned the youth against impatience urging them to devote their energies to productive activities. He said most youth spend time watching mov...
Rakai district has partnered with local charities to end child marriages. This follows reports of an increase in the rate of school dropout among girls.According to the Abubeker Lutaya, the Rakai dis...
Players in the construction industry have asked the Government to regulate it, saying increasing numbers of quacks will affect efforts to attain the Uganda Vision 2040.....

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EADB to fund more projects in UgandaThe East African Development Bank (EADB) has received credit worth $40m (about sh104b) from the African Development Bank (AfDB) to finance infrastructure, manufacturing, tourism, agriculture, transpo... ..

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Jonathan Ssebanja kept his calm, picking two wickets, including facilitating a run-out on the last ball as he guided Uganda to a one run victory over Singapore.....

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Boniface Kiprop targets Beijing World championships
Former Commonwealth and World Junior 10000m champion Boniface Kiprop has said that he has fully recovered from the muscle injury that has kept him off the track for over five years and his target ....
Kyambogo edge Nkumba on flooded home pitch
Kyambogo University soccer team has blamed their narrow lead in the University Football League on the heavy rains just a few hours before kickoff on Thursday.....
Woodball: Adupa wins bronze in Malaysia
Team Uganda’s flag flew high during the fairway competitions at the ongoing 4th World University Woodball Championship in Perlis, Malaysia.....
Italian Tuscany camp to treat Ugandan athletes
Elite athletes are set to get free medical treatment from one of the World’s leading sports medical outfits in Sienna, Italy, after the Uganda Athletics Federation signed a two-year medical agreement....
A man who is over 40 years old and all he does is bring negative energy surely has a problem. From calling Radio and Weasel cartoon and baboon to fights with Chameleone and Bobi Wine; why is it alway....

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Lessons from Africa Journalists’ awards
I have never been one for awards, not very much anyway. I have picked up a few along the way, but it has never really been a big deal.....
Wizkid puts on energetic performance at Guinness V.I.P party
Nigerian singer Wizkid put up a vibrant performance at Golf Course Hotel Kampala Wednesday night during the All Black V.I.P event to launch the new pack of Guinness.....
South African Wine Festival returns
IT has been something of a long walk for the festival, which only had three wineries in 2010; to a high of 24 last year. About 15 are expected to participate this year....

Municipal bonds good, but let's look at implications

I recently read in one of Uganda’s dailies that the Kampala Capital City Authority (“KCCA”) seeks to issue municipal bonds to raise much needed revenues for development purposes.

Why Vision 2040 is and will still be illusive

Most policies in Uganda are very clear on paper but very ineffectively implemented due to the process always followed while formulating them; a policy should be drafted after a research, needs assess

Is Uganda's Yoweri Museveni indispensable?

Being in the 91.3 Capital FM studios on Saturday 18th October for the Capital Gang hosted by Mr. Oscar Semweya Musoke reminded me of the saying- a good anvil does not fear the hammer.

Makerere University students strike can be averted

On Monday, 20th October 2014, Makerere witnessed yet another student’s strike. It was even reported by some sections of the media that One student had been injured.

The governor of the Mexican state where 43 students vanished a month ago following a confrontation with police allegedly linked to a major drug cartel has bowed to pressure to stand down.

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Shares in Japanese auto giant Toyota advanced in Tokyo trade on Friday following a report it is set to book a record operating profit in the six-month period to September.....

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