“You are failing Makerere University”, MPS accuse Prof. Nawangwe


A Member of Parliament has suggested to his colleagues on the Education Committee to relieve embattled Makerere University Vice Chancellor Prof. Barnabas Nawangwe of his duties for sometime because “he has failed to make independent decisions.” Mr Emmanuel Ongiertho, the Jonam County MP says Prof. Nawangwe’s does not seem to be in charge given what he described as his erratic decision making in the face of crisis. “My first submission is to relieve him of his responsibilities for some time. You [Nawangwe] seems to be getting instructions from somewhere,” Mr…

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5 Reasons why you need to enroll at Victoria University Kampala

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Over the past few years, Victoria university has dominated East Africa in being the most popular university destination for students from all over Africa. Somehow, even with the growth of other options in other countries, students continue to choose to pursue their Master’s and Bachelor’s degrees in Victoria University What makes Victoria University so special? To answer this question, we will run through the top five reasons students tend to always choose Victoria University for their education, and what sets this university apart. 1. Victoria university invests in optimized classroom experiences As technology…

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SCANDAL: LDU arrested for shooting man


A Local Defence Unit (LDU) officer by the names of Abdul-Aziz Mwanjje was arrested for allegedly shooting dead a civilian at Kabusu in Rubaga Division in Kampala Tuesday morning. Mwanjje is being detained at Old Kampala Police Station on suspicion of killing Jimmy Ssetumba, a resident of Bunamwaya in Wakiso District. The Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokesperson, Patrick Onyango, says trouble started around 5am when a female entertainer whom witnesses described as a commercial sex worker raised an alarm accusing Ssetumba of snatching her bag containing among other things money. According to…

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President Museveni passes out 18 UPDF Air Force airmen


President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has passed out 18 airmen of the Uganda Peoples’ Defence Air Force. Mr Museveni said at Gulu Airport in Gulu town, on Tuesday that all feeder roads in Bardege Division, near the airport should be tarmacked. Mr Museveni asked the Chief of Defence Forces, Gen David Muhoozi to discuss the matter with road companies to ensure that the work is done without delay. “We are going to improve the airport to international standards so that it can be used by  big and international planes,” Mr Museveni…

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Uganda Police sabotages FDC women march to Parliament


Police have today dispersed members of the Women League of the Opposition Forum for Democratic Change who were attempting to march to Parliament to petition Speaker Rebecca Kadaga over the continued brutality by police against opposition politician. About 30 women converged at FDC offices in Najjanakumbi, on Entebbe Road to prepare for the march. Ms Anna Adeke, the national youth female MP said the protest was to express their dissatisfaction with security forces torment Ugandans and their resolve to side with the ruling National Resistance Movement party yet they are…

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