Source Of River Nile Culture Festival Ready

All preparations for the second Source of the Nile Festival’ are almost finished, Red Pepper exclusively reveals. The event is being organized by Busooga Kingdom in conjunction with Jinja Municipal council, and sponsored by the Pepper Publications Ltd, among others. After months of preparation, the minister for tourism and heritage in Obwakyabazinga Bwa Busoga (OBB), […]

Source Of River Nile Culture Festival Ready

All preparations for the second Source of the Nile Festival’ are almost finished, Red Pepper exclusively reveals. The event is being organized by Busooga Kingdom in conjunction with Jinja Municipal council, and sponsored by the Pepper Publications Ltd, among others. After months of preparation, the minister for tourism and heritage in Obwakyabazinga Bwa Busoga (OBB), […]

PUBLIC HEALTH: CAPAZOMANINTECO Project In Efforts To Build Capacity In The Health Sector

By Jacinta Nakaye Makerere University’s CAPAZOMANINTECO Project has showcased its efforts in addressing global diseases that are transmissible between humans and animals through research and community awareness in Africa. This was featured on 23rd October 2017, when the Project hosted two officials from Norwegian Program for Capacity Development in Higher Education and Research for Development […]

Pemba Parades New Pregnant ‘Cousin’

A few months ago we revealed how city socialite Jack Pemba’s relationship with former city party animal Sheeba Kassami was hanging precariously on a thread over various issues. It was revealed that the two had developed misunderstandings after counter accusations of cheating. Following their bitter split, Sheeba estranged herself from their cohabiting home in Munyonyo. […]

Magufuli Shuts Down Fourth Newspaper Since June In Media Crackdown

Tanzania’s government on Tuesday suspended publication of an opposition-leaning newspaper for three months, the fourth newspaper to be shut down since June in what critics say is a crackdown on press freedom. The newspaper, Tanzania Daima, was shut down for publishing an article about the number of Tanzanians on life-prolonging anti-retroviral drugs used to treat […]

Kenya Crisis Deepens As Vote Delay Petition Goes Unheard

Kenya plunged deeper into crisis on Wednesday as a shortage of judges scuppered an eleventh-hour petition to delay a presidential election and the governor of a volatile opposition region endorsed rebellion against the state. Within minutes of Supreme Court chief justice David Magara announcing that five judges had failed to turn up, preventing a quorum, […]

COVAB, University Of Zurich Partner To Enhance Research Capacity 

By Nakaye Jacinta Makerere University’s College of Veterinary Medicine, Animal Resources and Biosecurity (COVAB) has teamed up with the University of Zurich to enhance research capacity at the Ivory Tower. This followed the recently concluded two-weeks training which was conducted at COVAB, aimed at sharing knowledge regarding data analysis using R-studio software. The training that […]

Lango: Over 5,000 Sign Against Age Limit Removal

By Milton Emmy Akwam Lango: Locals from eight districts in Lango, some represented by their political leaders have signed documents opposing the removal of Article 102(b) from the constitution. Sitting at Adyel division grounds, north of Lira Municipality, by press time, at least 5,000 had signed in opposition of the proposed bill. The consultative meeting, […]

Top City Lawyer Muhamad Ali Appointed New IICCI National Director

Kajubi Muhamad Ali of M/s. M. A. Kajubi & Co. Advocates has been appointed the National Director for Uganda of Indo-OIC-Islamic Chamber of Commerce and Industry (IICCI) by its President –IICCI Prof. Dr. Mohammed Seraj ANSARI. The role of National Director is essentially advisory in nature, with specific day-to-day management functions and decision-making delegated to […]

Two Strikers Has Brought A Fantastic Winning More Than UGX 12M

Over, over, over! ForteBet punter Shanel has created unusual betting slip with eleven overs 2.5 goals from five competitions all around the world – Norway, Belgium, Costa Rica, Chile (2nd Division) and Major League Soccer from the United States. It wasn´t easy and relaxed weekend for Shanel because seven of these games were ended 2-1 […]

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