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Mercedes-Benz mows down 2 street children at Acacia junction

May 27, 2023 8:41 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Two street children were knocked dead at the Acacia-Kayunga road junction in Kampala. The vehicle, a black Mercedes-Benz with registration number UBL 189R, was being driven by Faziru Kimera a resident of Buwate, Kira Municipality, in Wakiso district. The incident, according to Deputy Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokesperson, Luke Owoyesigyire, occurred... Read More

Court documents cool down tough talking UPDF Commander

May 27, 2023 8:39 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Brig. Gen. Fred Semawenge has told Court that he regrets actions by his colleagues in the Teso sub region. The decorated soldier was responding to questions from the lawyer representing Teso War Debt Claimants, Richard Omongole during cross- examination session. Brig. Semawenge had indicated in the defendant’s witness statement filed on... Read More

Airtel announces introduction of eSIM in Uganda

May 14, 2023 2:54 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Airtel Uganda has today announced the launch of eSIM (embedded SIM) – a digital SIM that enables customers to access the same functionality as someone using a physical SIM. The eSIM offers several benefits over the traditional SIM cards as it is quick and simple to set up online According... Read More

Ugandans to pay more for US visas

May 14, 2023 2:53 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

The United States Mission in Uganda has today announced increase in non immigrant visa application processing fees effective 30th May, 2023. According to a statement issued by the Embassy, the U.S. Department of State will increase the application fee for business or tourism visitor and other non-petition based non immigrant... Read More

Kampala-Masaka road cut off by River Katonga

May 14, 2023 2:51 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Drivers are seeking alternative routes through the villages today when floods cut off Kampala-Masaka highway in central Uganda after River Katonga burst its banks. There were increasing fears that the floods will also affect key bridges at Lwera on the same road. Kampala-Masaka highway is one of the busiest roads... Read More