Ugandans want Museveni to close National Bank of Commerce

  Although Bank of Uganda Governor Tumusiime Mutebile, President Museveni and the government in general have always been quick to close banks owned by the private seen as anti government including the Greenland bank, owned by late Sulaiman Kiggundu, they have refused to close the National Bank of Commerce formerly Kigezi Bank of Commerce owned […]

‘MP Brenda Nabukenya pregnant’

  This is surely some good news for supporters of MP Brenda Nabukenya. The rumour we have got now is that she could be two months pregnant. Nabukenya won the recent Luweero district woman MP by election polls. Her close pals in DP rumored to us that she could be pregnant and the man responsible if it is […]

Uganda government gives Persons with disabilities gifts

The biggest gift the Government of Uganda ought to give to persons with physical disabilities this year 2012 is making the Accessibility Standards part of the Building Control Act in the making. Several Government technicians and politicians in Uganda have pledged to the disabled community in Uganda that their long wish will be granted. The […]

Ministry of Works to table Building Control Bill

Works Minister Eng. Abraham Byandala has hailed Uganda National Action on Physical Disability (UNAPD) for spearheading the production of Accessibility Standards in Uganda and has promised to make it part of the Building Control Act meant to regulate construction of buildings and other facilities. The Standards are a guide to architects, civil engineers, constructors and […]

Minister tips Ugandans on poverty

The State Minister for Elderly and Disability, Sulaiman Madada, has advised Ugandans to take advantage of the existing Government development programmes and get out of poverty. The minister notes that the majority of the poorest people in the country are people with disabilities, widows, and some sections of youth but very few of them are […]

Many dances, lots of food, thousands of people at VP Edward Kiwanuka Sekandi’s project launch

From January 2012, the Uganda National Action on Physical Disability (UNAPD) launched the Membership Empowerment Project (MEP) in 12 districts of Uganda, but the one that has taken place today in Kayunga was distinctive. There were many dances, lots of food, thousands of people and an exhibition. However, these are not the only factors that […]

312 billion shillings stolen on KCCA bank accounts

Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) is in shock after about 312 billion shillings meant to develop markets in the city went missing on the council’s bank accounts. KCCA has consequently established a committee comprised of councilors to investigate the whereabouts of the said money. Kampala Lord Mayor Erias Lukwago says that the committee is headed […]

Kampala Deputy Lord Mayor Sulaiman Kidandala explains why Kampala director Jenifer Musisi Semakula is fighting him

 The embattled deputy mayor of Kampala Capital City Authority, Sulaiman Kidandala has explained why the city Director Jenifer Musisi is fighting him at all sides. Kidandala says that Ms Musisi is simply trying to please her master president Museveni who is also the appointment authority of her office. Speaking to this journalists at City Hall […]

Deputy Lord Mayor of Kampala, Sulaiman Kidandala explains origin of Kampala problems

The budget running KCCA now was not debated by the appropriate organ called the Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) which was supposed to make what they call a budget break down according to priority areas of the city. The figures that came from the central government as conditional grants were instead broken down by the […]

Makerere University students move to impeach councilor Luyiga

Less than two months after the Lord Mayor ofKampala, Erias Lukwago appointed Kawempe Male councilor, Sulaiman Kidandala as his deputy; problems have sparked off for councilor Bernard Luyiga fromMakerereUniversity. The students say that on Wednesday this week when Lukwago was addressing a meeting of councilors, Bernard Luyiga’s body guard attempted to sassinate Lukwago.  It should […]