Barcelona crash Osasuna 2-0

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Barcelona has won 2-0 Osasuna in La liga tournament.

Ghana win afcon 2- 0 Uganda

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Uganda under 20 hippos have lost to Ghana 2-0 in afcon tournament in mauritania.

Big Story: The opposition should be humble if they want power from Museveni.” Pastor Solomon Male

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“The opposition should be humble if they want power from Museveni.” Pastor Solomon Male.

The Executive director of Arising For Christ Uganda while appearing before the media yesterday said that the opposition should act in a humble way if they are to tempt Museveni to surrender power to them.

Kidnaps serves the purpose of diverting people from demanding Bobi Wine victory

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By Obedgiu Samuel

This spate of kidnaps going on around the country are stage-manged and deliberately done by the Tubuhaburwa regime to put fear in the public not to rise up against the regime. Additionally, they also serve the purpose of diverting people like Kyagulanyi alias Bobi Wine from demanding for auditing the fraudulent election but instead demand people who have been deliberately kidnapped by the state.

Uganda Revenue Authority tips Women on lucrative business opportunities commits to continue supporting Women in trade

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Uganda Revenue Authority (URA) tips Women on lucrative business opportunities, commits to continue supporting women in trade.

As Uganda prepares to join the rest of the world to commemorate the International Women ’s on March 8th, URA today organized a special conference for women to join hands and empower each other irrespective of their different business areas.

The conference held at the Next Media auditorium focused on the theme, “Women Rising to the challenge amidst a changing business environment.”

Big Win: Gomba Beats Buddu 3:1 to Scoop Airtel Masaza Cup final

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Gomba Lions have clinched their fifth title in the Airtel Masaza cup final that was played behind closed doors with only 200 fans because of the COVID-19 restrictions.

Gomba Lions thrashed their Buddu rivals 3-1 at the St. Mary’s Stadium in Kitende on Saturday afternoon. Tournament top scorer Charles Bale got Gomba’s first goal as early as the third minute of the game. However, Buddu responded quickly with an equalizer from Titus Ssematimba in the 8th minute with a bullet header from a corner kick by Sharif Sengendo.

Pressure on Speaker Rt Hon Rebecca Alitwala Kadaga as State House endorses Jacob Oulanyah’s Candidature

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Pressure on Speaker Rt Hon Rebecca Alitwala Kadaga as State House endorses Jacob Oulanyah ‘s Candidature.

It is not well for Hon Kadaga who has served as the Speaker of Parliament for two terms as State House endorses her competitor Oulanyah to replace her. For a long Kadaga has been showing interest to serve as a speaker for another term.

Body of Nakaseke Fisherman Retrieved Three Days after Drowning

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The body of a 36-year-old fisherman who drowned in River Mayanja in Nakaseke district on Tuesday last week has finally been retrieved. Henry Ganga drowned in River Mayanja at Nvunaanwa village in Segalye Parish in Semuto Sub-County when the Canoe he was using with three other people capsized in the river.

According to source, the canoe lost balance and capsized when Ganga’s friends jumped into the river. The canoe overturned throwing Ganga in the water.  His colleagues tried to rescue him in vain since he didn’t know how to swim.  

Agriculture Ministers Attribute Loss to Desert Locust Propaganda

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Agriculture Ministers have attributed their loss in the January general elections to propaganda over their intervention in the Desert Locusts. The head of the docket, Vincent Sssempijja lost to National Unity Platform- NUP party candidate Francis Katabaazi in the Kalungu East County parliamentary race.

Ssempijja who was seeking re-election for the third term first attributed his loss to intrigue, use of dishonest agents and performance in the sector he led. Beaten with a vote difference of 1,333, Ssempijja sought a vote recount. However, the Masaka Chief Magistrate’s Court dismissed the application citing damaged seals on some of the ballot boxes.  

Acholi Parliamentary Group Endorses Oulanyah for Speakership

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The Acholi Parliamentary Group (APG) has thrown its weight behind the Deputy Speaker of Parliament, Jacob Oulanyah as he seeks to unseat his boss, Rebecca Kadaga. Oulanyah has already declared his intention to challenge Kadaga, who is seeking her third term as speaker of parliament. 

Now, the Acholi Parliamentary Group, which comprises about 20 legislators, has declared its support for Oulanyah, who belongs to the group.

Addressing journalists Churchill Courts Hotel in Gulu City on Saturday afternoon, the Acholi Parliamentary Group Chairperson, P.P Okin Ojara, said they held meetings with the newly elected MPs from Acholi, cultural, religious and community leaders to consult on Oulanyah’s candidature.

Big Win: Mbarara City End Vipers SC’s Unbeaten Run in Kakyeeka

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Mbabara city has broken Vipers SC unbeaten run in the StarTimes Uganda Premier League.

Mbarara City defeated the visiting Vipers SC 1-0 at Kakyeeka stadium in Mbarara this afternoon.

Henry Kitegenyi scored Mbarara City’s lone in the second half to stop Viper’s SC unbeaten run. This is the 3rd victory for Mbabara city this season.

A transition can only happen through elections not IPOD.” Hon Gen Elly Tumwine

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“A transition can only happen through elections not IPOD.” Hon. Gen Elly Tumwine

The security Minister has also commented on the recent IPOD summit. The 5 star General says that IPOD should not be an organization to over throw the will of the people by discussing a transition because its only Ugandans who are mandated to chose their leader and this happens every after 5 years.

Big Story: High Court declines to hear bail application for 36 Bobi Wine supporters

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High court has declined to hear the bail application for 36 supporters National Unity Platform-NUP party supporters battling charges of illegal possession of military stores in the UPDF General Court Martial.

The suspects are Ali Bukeni alias Nubian Li, Edward Ssebuufu alias Eddie Mutwe, Hassan Ssemakula alias Abdul Souldier, Kenny Kyalimpa ,  Mudde Ntambi, William Nyanzi alias Mbogo, Lukeman Mwijukye alias Kampala, Muhammad Nsubuga alias Eddoboozi ,   Adam Matovu, Shakirah Nambozo alias Sukie,  Ibrahim Tamale, Muzafuru Mwanje alias Main Gate alias Muwa, Ismail Nyanzi Kaddu, Achileo Kivumbi, Joseph Onzima alias Tawa, Anthony Agaba alias Bobi Young and Robert Kivumbi alias Mighty Family.