6:04 am - Sunday April 19, 2015
President Museveni shakes hands with Sejusa after the meeting in Entebbe in January

Gen Sejusa: Liberation Forces Can Remove Museveni

The controversial former Coordinator of Intelligence Organs Gen David Sejusa has revealed that President Museveni is not too strong to removed by what he described as “liberation forces” if the 2016 elections are rigged. Sejusa stressed that, “The struggle is to save the state and ourselves... read more »

Police Officers display some of the top notch drills after a donor funded training course recently

Terrorism: DPCs, RPCs Enroll For Military Training

The Inspector of Police, Gen. Kale Kayihura yesterday April 16th officially opened a Commandant and Leadership course for 120 Division Police Commanders (DPC), Regional Police Commanders (RPC)s and other police headquarter staff with the aim of equipping them with more military skills to tackle the... read more »

CIID boss Grace Akullo and Police publicist, Fred Enanga (R) at a  recent press conference in Kampala

Museveni Told to Appoint New CIID Bosses

President Museveni has been advised to consider disbanding the top leadership of the Criminal Investigations and Intelligence Department (CIID) after it emerged that top detectives attempted to frustrate the prosecution of suspects in the Shs169bn pension fund scam. According to a confidential... read more »

Commonwealth gold medalist Moses Kipsiro has been receiving death threats for exposing Wemali's alleged sex predatory behaviour

Aronda Probes Death Threats Against Kipsiro

The Minister of Internal Affairs, Gen Aronda Nyakairima appointed a task team to investigate the allegations of death threats by SMS against Moses Kipsiro, the 10,000 meters Commonwealth Games Champion, it emerged Thursday night. Police spokesperson, Fred Enanga said, “This follows continuous... read more »

Hot News

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Rugby: 43 Summoned for Lady Cranes Trials

Uganda National Women Rugby team, the Lady Cranes, will carry out trials starting on Saturday afternoon in preparation for the forthcoming Elgon Cup. The governing body, national women rugby (UWRA) has shown intent in scooping this year’s top prize by starting... read more »

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FOOTBALL: Ugandans Abroad Register Mixed Results

Uganda Cranes keeper, Dennis Onyango suffered probably his biggest high profile career defeat after his team; Mamelodi Sundowns were thrashed 5-0 by Bloemfontein Celtics. Things took a wrong turn for the Cranes no. 1 in the 24th minute when he was sent off after an... read more »

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KIU, UMU; Barren Campusers

Kampala University salvaged a point away at Uganda Martyrs University (UMU) to earn their first point of the season. Both teams came in the game pointless after losing two opening fixtures. The Martyrs tried to capitalize on home support with Alex Katumba, getting a... read more »

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Onyango Admits Chances of League Title are Slim

Uganda Cranes custodian, Denis Masinde Onyango has admitted that fellow compatriot; Ivan Bukenya’s Kaizer Chiefs could have escaped with the South African league popularly known as Premier League Soccer (PSL). The 29-year-old admits his team, Mamelodi Sundowns... read more »

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Corporates Set for Football Battle

A total of eight teams have been confirmed to take part in the inaugural FUFA corporate league slated for Saturday May 2, 2015. The tournament will be held at the FUFA Njeru technical turf in Jinja. “The main purpose of this tournament is interacting and sharing... read more »

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Former Cranes Coach Banned by TFF

Former Uganda Cranes assistant coach and current Kagera Sugar head coach,  Jackson “Mia Mia” Mayanja has been handed  a three match ban and a fine of Tshs. 500,000 [approximately Ushs.804,932] by the Tanzania Premier League Board (TPLB) for indiscipline. The... read more »

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SOCCER: Feni Ali Taxes Sadolin Paints

Azam Premier League Tuesday 14th April 2015 URA FC 4-0 Sadolin Paints FC Venue: Mekhta Stadium, Lugazi. Uganda Revenue Authority (URA) FC revived their hopes of a top three finish with a 4-0 thumping of Sadolin Paints Fc and Feni Ali netting his first hat-trick of the... read more »

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Uganda Cup: Kalisa Sends Kajoba Packing

Uganda Cup last eight battle continued on Monday as Bright Stars were shocked 2-1 by Jinja based side, Bul fc at home at the Champions stadium Matugga. This was the second loss in the space of Four days to same opponents Bul Fc started the game on a high, attacking... read more »

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Azam Premier League Returns: Matchday Preview

The Azam premier league enters the final third of matches on Tuesday with four fixtures. Express FC’s last four results seem to be synonymous to their financial woes. The red eagles host Rwenshama in the back of a four match losing streak. The Wankulukuku outfit was... read more »

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Inside Fufa Big League’s Final Lap

The FUFA Big League enters the closing stages with interesting twists and turns. After match day 20, previous Rwenzori leaders, The Saints were dislodged from the summit by Jinja Municipal who thrashed Namasaggali by four goals. The leaders who enjoyed a long streak on... read more »

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South Sudan
South Sudan rebel leader, Riek Machar

Riek Machar Arrives in South Sudan

The South Sudan rebel movement, SPLA-IO leader, Dr. Riek Machar landed in South Sudan on Thursday to meet with his generals who have been battling the national army SPLA under President Salva... read more »

Sacked Northern Bahr el Ghazal State Governor Kuel Aguer Kuer

Sacked South Sudan Governor Talks to Rebels

The governor of Northern Bahr el Ghazal State, Kuel Aguer Kuer who was sacked on Monday together with the powerful South Sudan Minister of Interior,... read more »

Salva Kiir’s Guard Gunned Down

Kiir arriving for the IGAD meeting in Ethiopia recently

South Sudan presidency and military intelligence are investigating circumstances under which one of President Salva Kiir’s guards was gunned down in Juba on... read more »

Kiir Sacks Minister Aleu, Governor

President Salva Kiir

South Sudan President Salva Kiir has sacked his powerful Minister of Interior Affairs, Aleu Ayieny Aleu, who also hails from the head of state’s birthplace,... read more »

South Sudan Rebels Warn of SPLA Advance

SPLA are fighting rebels in the Upper Nile State

South Sudan rebels have revealed that government forces are marching onto their positions, a move they said could spark off a heavy gun battle this... read more »

Rwanda
President Kagame described initiatives such as METEC as having the ability to benefit both Ethiopia and the continent

Kagame Visits Ethiopia Defence Industry

Rwanda President Paul Kagame has visited the Bishoftu Automotive Industry, a division of the Metals and Engineering Corporation (METEC). Incorporated as part of METEC in 2010, Bishoftu Automotive... read more »

President Kagame supports the use of ICT as an enabler to foster the country's development

Rwanda Takes Global Top Slot in ICT Promotion

The Global Information Technology Report (GITR) 2015 has ranked Rwanda first globally in Government Success in ICT promotion to drive social and... read more »

FDLR Kills Congolese Soldiers in Deadly Ambush

FDLR bandits brandishing weapons in Eastern Congo (Internet photo)

The deadly Rwandan FDLR militia has attacked the DRC forces’ positions in eastern Congo, killing three government soldiers and injuring several civilians,... read more »

Kagame, Nkurunziza Meet as Burundi Tensions Rise

Kagame welcoming Nkurunziza in Huye near the border with Burundi on Monday

Rwanda President Paul Kagame has met with his Burundian counterpart, Pierre Nkurunziza in Huye, Chimp Corps report. The Rwanda presidency simply said in a... read more »

Rwanda Honours Top Politicians Killed During Genocide

Former Prime Minister, Agathe Uwilingiyimana was killed for rejecting  the genocide plan

The official Kwibuka21 Commemoration Week (7-13 April) comes to a close today Monday with a ceremony at the Rebero Genocide Memorial. Over 14,000 victims of... read more »

Religion
Charles Bakkabulindi had a rough time with MPs on Thursday

Bakkabulindi Thrown out of Parliament

The State Minister for Education, Sports and Science and Technology in charge of sports, Charles Bakkabulindi was on Thursday chased from Parliament by a committee for appearing for his boss Maj.... read more »

Pastor Emmanuel Ayebare handing over a cow to inmates and their warder, at Kakiika prison

NGO Donates To Mbarara Inmates

Over 400 inmates of Kakiika government prison in Mbarara were all smiles after receiving foodstuffs and other items including; a cow, rice, one... read more »

PHOTOS: X-tians Urged to Fight Terrorism Ideology

Uganda Land Commission chairperson Kintu Musoke receiving holy communion at Christ the King Church in Kampala on Easter Sunday (Photos: Michael Nteza/ChimpReports)

Christians have been warned against neglecting their Lord in normal days and remembering him only during the festive season, Chimp Corps report. Leading the... read more »

VIDEO: Muzaata says Buganda Katikkiro Should be Elected

Sheikh Nuhu Muzaata

A new video has emerged, of estranged Sheikh Nuhu Muzaata unleashing more assault on the Kingdom of Buganda. Sheikh Muzaata recently seemed to touch the wrong... read more »

Bobi Wine Warns of War with Muzaata

Controversial cleric, Muzaata faces a battle with Buganda over his recent remarks on Etofaali project

Bobi Wine has given controversial Muslim preacher Sheikh Nuhu Muzaata Batte an ultimatum of Monday to have apologised to Buganda Kingdom Prime Minister Peter... read more »

News
Police spokesperson Fred Enanga

Bodaboda Rider Murdered In Kayunga

Unidentified thugs yesterday attacked and killed a bodaboda cyclist in Kayunga before disappearing with the motorcycle. Police says, Isaac Mutto was working in the night when he was approached by two... read more »

Kayihura closed the Kasana Police Station earlier this week

Residents Strike as Kayihura Closes Police Post

Following the closure of a police post in Kasana Luwero on Thursday, locals yesterday rose in demonstration, insisting that the act would lead to... read more »

President Museveni to Be Crowned ‘Father of the N...

Voice of the Movement Leadership

Preparations are underway in the western district of Mbarara to have the title Baba wa Taifa, conferred upon President Yoweri Museveni. The title, which is... read more »

Suspect Commits Suicide Inside Cell.

Regional Police Spokesperson Noah Sserunjoji

Investigations are under way to ascertain what caused the death of a suspect who was being held at Kinoni police station in Masaka district. Nusula Tusaba, 26,... read more »

“We Saw The Ride; Many Thanks!”

Katikkiro Charles Peter Mayiga [R] whispering to the President

Thousands of mourners Friday afternoon gathered in grief at the Kibuli Mosque in Kampala to mourn the departed Supreme Mufti Sheikh Zubairi Kayongo who passed... read more »

Entertainment
Kayondo speaks on Friday at Theatre Labonita to confirm she is single. (Photo:Kenneth Kazibwe)

Leilah Kayondo Confirms Fall out With Tycoon Mbuga

‘There is no smoke without fire’ goes an old adage and this relates directly to rumor that made rounds around Kampala this week that singer Leilah Kayondo had parted ways with lover and tycoon... read more »

The Good Lyfe bagged home 3 accolades but were represented by their manager. (Photos:Kenneth Kazibwe/Chimpreports)

Radio and Weasel, Bobi Wine Dominate Zzina Awards

The Good Lyfe crew of Moze Radio and Weasel on Friday evening flew high above other musicians after bagging 4 accolades during the second edition of... read more »

Mwesigwa Rukaari in Secret Wedding

Mwesigwa and Isabel during their old good days

Tycoon Robert Mwesigwa Rukaari is set for another wedding with his fiancée only identified as Phiona after divorcing the mother of her kids, Isabel Katembwe.... read more »

Mesach Semakula to Quit Music Over Ill Health

Mesach (R) with Chimp Corp Larubi at UMA Show Grounds in Kampala on Saturday

Renowned local band music artist Mesach Semakula has revealed plans to quit the music industry over deteriorating health. Speaking to ChimpLyf from UMA show... read more »

Veteran Journo Bbale Francis Is Dead

RIP: Bbale Francis

Veteran Journalist Bbale Francis is dead. Bbale, had been admitted at the Mulago cancer institute battling cancer of the bladder and passed on Thursday morning... read more »

Education
Education Minister, Jessica Alupo

Alupo Roots for Active Sports Activities in Colleges

Zadoc Bigirwa  Bushenyi Education Minister, Maj. (Rtd) Alupo Jessica Rose Epel has revealed that physical education and sports activities are healthy for students in colleges and higher institutions... read more »

URA Commissioner General Doris Akol

URA to Disregard Museveni Remarks on Private Schoo...

The Commissioner General of Uganda Revenue Authority, Doris Akol has said President Museveni’s remark on tax on private schools was simply an... read more »

Parental Care Bushenyi Crowned Kings Of Innovation

Parental care Bushenyi Pupils after receiving their medals

Zadock  Amanyisa Pupils of Parental Care day and Boarding Primary school, Bushenyi have been crowned Uganda Communications Commission ACIA 2015 Award winners... read more »

Museveni Warns Mbarara Students Against Violence

Museveni at Mbarara High School on Monday

President Museveni has warned students in Mbarara schools to refrain from strikes and fighting each other especially after losing football matches, saying... read more »

GARISSA ATTACK: Makerere Students in Solidarity March

Makerere Students wept as they marched to the Kenyan High Commission [Photos by Kenneth Kazibwe/Chimpreports]

In the wake of the attack on Garissa University in Eastern Kenya, students at Makerere University have Friday morning held a march to the Kenyan High... read more »

Crime & Investigation
Brig Ondogaat Makindye General Court Martial this week (Photo: Michael Nteza/ChimpReports)

Brig Ondoga Judgement Date Set

Makindye General Court Martial has set April 21 to deliver a judgment in cases against the former commander of the Ugandan peacekeeping contingent in Somalia Brig. Michael Ondoga relating to Somalia... read more »

Migrants are being killed in South Africa (Internet photo)

Ugandans Blast South Africa Xenophobic Attacks

Ugandans have described as “another dark day on the African continent” following a spate of horrific xenophobic murders in South Africa. This... read more »

INVESTIGATION: Inside Ojok’s Murder at Makerere

Nkrumah Hall residence where Ojok was beaten to death on April 12

Students residing in Nkrumah Hall at Makerere University on Sunday night clobbered to death a former student in what authorities say was a clear case of brutal... read more »

Gen Muhwezi Breaks Silence on Kololo Home Incident

Maj Gen Jim Muhwezi

Information Minister Maj Gen Jim Muhwezi has spoken out on the incident at his plush residence in the leafy Kampala suburb of Kololo, saying only a television... read more »

Lwanga: I Fear for My Life

Lwanga being taken to Mulago Hospital for treatment in January after being attacked by Mwesigye (Photo: Kenneth Kazibwe/ChimpReports)

WBS Journalist, Andrew Lwanga, who was recently assaulted by the former Old Kampala DPC, Joram Mwesigye has expressed concern over the increased threats... read more »

Court
Byarugaba (background) being hugged by relatives after the court session on Wednesday (Photo: Kenneth Kazibwe/ChimpReports)

Capt. Byarugaba Sentence Surprises Children

In what appears to be a miracle to many including the convict, the General Court Martial in Makindye on Wednesday handed a one year sentence to Rtd. Capt. Amon Byarugaba. His children described the... read more »

Hajji Kigongo arriving at Kampala High Court on Wednesday (Photo: Michael Nteza/ChimpReports)

Kigongo, Olive told to Prepare for Court Battle

The case filed against NRM Vice Chairman Hajji Moses Kigongo by his estranged wife Olive Kigongo over issues related to sharing of property has been... read more »

Court Frees Meddie Sentongo

Jubilant Meddie Storms out of court

Commercial Court Judge Henry Peter Adonyo has dismissed with costs the case in which Meddie Sentongo a former boyfriend to city socialite Shanita Namuyimbwa... read more »

Shabaab Terror Suspects Committed to High Court

The accused at Buganda road court on Wednesday

Buganda Road Grade one magistrate Pamela Lamunu has committed ten Alshabab suspects of the July 2010 Kampala bombings, who were arrested in Kisenyi, to High... read more »

Justice Gaswaga Startled By Soaring Defilement Cases

Justice Duncan Gaswaga arrives at the new Bushenyi Magistrate's Court on Monday

Mbarara Senior resident judge Hon. Justice Duncan Gaswaga has decried the soaring number of defilement and robbery cases in Greater Bushenyi area. Gaswaga made... read more »

Business
Author: Sunday Emmanuel

Kaveera, Terrorism Should be Fought with Same Swords

By Sunday Emmanuel I read Rt. Hon Prime Minister’s speech to RDCs and DISOs undergoing a two weeks’ retreat at Kyankwanzi focusing mainly at eliminating house hold poverty by instituting a robust... read more »

A  lecturer attends to students at ICT-empowered Victoria University in Kampala

‘Digital Poverty’ Holding Back Global ...

The world’s developing and emerging economies are failing to exploit the potential of information and communications technologies (ICTs) to drive... read more »

Kenya Bans Ozone-depleting Fumigant

Mr Dan Marangu, Senior Assistant  Director   in the Water, Environment and Natural Resources, receiving the Methyl Bromide phase-out  documents from UNIDO   representative Riccardo Savigliano as officials from the ministry and NCPB look on this week

Kenya has phased out the use of Methyl Bromide, the substance widely used as a fumigant against pests on high value crops but which depletes the ozone layer... read more »

Mutebile in U.S. for Capital Markets Summit

Participants at the Africa Debt and Capital Markets summit in Washington

Finance Ministers from Cote d’Ivoire, Gabon and Nigeria are taking part in a Capital Markets Summit on the sidelines of the IMF/World Bank Spring... read more »

Stanchart Rebuilds Lives in Kisenyi

Stanchart recently visited Missionaries of the Poor home in Kisenyi, where they donated 10 sewing machines

Standard Chartered Bank employees have visited Missionaries of the Poor home in Kisenyi, where they donated 10 sewing machines that will help the children... read more »

Agriculture
Majority of youth under this Livelihood Program are into agriculture

One Arrested For Embezzling Youth Livelihood Cash

The chairperson for Nyagihengeri youth project in Nyarusiza sub county Kisoro District, Richard Harerimana has been arrested for allegedly embezzling 4.8 million shillings Youth Livelihood Program... read more »

Museveni is at his Rwakitura home for Christmas

Museveni Explains Shortage of Naads Food Crop Seed...

President Museveni has clarified that government took a deliberate decision to dedicate much of the resources under the National Agricultural... read more »

Museveni Tips NRM Women Leaders on Production

Museveni being welcomed to the NRM Women's League Conference at Imperial Royale Hotel on Tuesday

President Museveni has called on political leaders in the country to diagnose people’s challenges in order to ensure their prosperity. “When the NRM came... read more »

Museveni to Youth: Don’t be Parasites

Museveni says the youth must engage in commercial agriculture

President Museveni has said that the challenge of the young people was to get into the culture of production. “The useful people consume and also produce. If... read more »

Nnabagereka to Address Ugandans in Diaspora

Nagginda is set to address Ugandans in the Diaspora later this year

The Nnabagereka of Buganda Sylvia Nagginda will make a keynote speech at its 5th Annual Convention in London later this year, it emerged Friday. Nagginda is... read more »

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PM Rugunda, Min.Water & EnvironmentProf.Kamuntu(3rd R) with MoS Environment,Munaaba(2nd R) pose for photo with participants at 2nd SPGS Policy meeting at Sheraton hotel on Friday

Rugunda Drums Support For Reforestation

The Prime Minister Dr Ruhakana Rugunda has urged Ugandans to invest in tree growing to safeguard the country’s forest cover which is currently under threat by deforestation and also... read more »

Museveni commissioning the construction of the 86-kilometre road in Northern Uganda on Saturday

Museveni Blasts Opposition

Electing opposition members to Parliament or other political positions is counterproductive, President Museveni has warned. As he continues to launch the construction of roads and other... read more »

Author: Morrison Rwakakamba

Open Letter to Rubabo MP on GMO Bill 2012

Dear Hon. Paula Truryahikayo. Warm regards from Nyeibingo Village, Kebisoni-Rukungiri. I am writing to you to express deepest concern regarding the Biosafety and Biotechnology Bill 2012,... read more »

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Balunywa says UTL won't be shut down

Prof Balunywa: UTL Cannot Be Shutdown.

By Prof. Waswa Balunywa The telecommunication sector is one of the competitive and very low margins. It has high entry barriers and not easy to exit. Press reports indicate the UTL is on... read more »

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African Forecasting Tools Given Facelift

The ECA Country Profiles – set to become key data and forecasting tools for Africa – were launched at the 8th Joint Annual Meetings of the African Union Specialised Technical... read more »

Osama Bin Laden was killed in May 2011

EXCLUSIVE: Inside Al Qaeda Plot to Assassinate Museveni

By Chris Magezi The Special Forces Command is not surprised but nonetheless takes seriously the report by CNN that reveals a plot in 2010 by former Al Qaeda leader Osama Bin Laden to have... read more »

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Schools built with banana fibers and other rudimentary materials

Reality Check: Our Capabilities to Deal With Our Problems

By Prof Waswa Balunywa The first time I saw these pictures, I was shocked and embarrassed by them until when finally the reality dawned on me. I realized this was the truth about us as... read more »

Mwagale diving from the sky

A Ugandan Female Skydiver’s Gripping Experience

By Maureen Mwagale Every year, I vow to go to a place I have never been to or do/experience something new.  So this year, I set my self a task – Skydiving. This is my... read more »

Security at larger learning institutions like Makerere University is till loose

How Serious Should We Take These Terror Threats?

By Ian Musiimenta Police has gone by the IGP statement that Al-Shabab is planning to attack an institution on Jinja Road. And all the deployment has been done on that basis. Really, come to... read more »

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Gen Sejusa with the wives of the his imprisoned aides [Photos: Michael Ntezza l Chimpreports]

Sejusa Aides’ Relatives Want to Meet Museveni

Relatives of the six arrested aides of former Spymaster Gen David Sejusa have asked to meet President Yoweri Museveni, seeking to have their folks released out of the prison Wives and... read more »

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Kabamba Attacks: ‘Government Witness is Lying’

The defense side in the case before Makindye General Court martial where fourteen people are accused of attacking Mubende artillery school has asked court to drop the evidence by the second... read more »

Anwar Baguma was today cleared of all charges

Court Frees KCCA Driver

Buganda road grade one Joan Aciro has set free Anwar Baguma a KCCA driver accused   knocking dead a two and half year old Ryan Semaganda at City Hall last. The State Prosecutor in the... read more »

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St Paul SS Students at Mbarara Police Station

Mbarara: Police Arrest 15 Students Over Strike

Police in Mbarara are holding 15 students of St. Paul’s Secondary School in Kagongi, Mbarara district after staging a strike last weekend. The school headmaster Venance Musinguzi told... read more »

Western Youth MP Gerald Karuhanga

MP Karuhanga In Tight MUK Convocation Race

Western Youth MP Hon Gerald Karuhanga has made public his intentions to contest for Chairman of the Makerere University Convocation, a body that brings together the institution’s alumni... read more »

Executive Director Jennifer Musisi

Parliament Summons Musisi Over School Land Saga

The special Parliamentary Select Committee investigating the alleged blatant giveaway of public school lands within Kampala Capital City Authority to investors has summoned the Executive... read more »

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Rukina was head of the Kyaguliro group in Bwindi

Grief As Lightening Kills Dominant Gorilla In Bwindi

One of oldest male gorillas in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park named Rukina has passed away. The sad news was announced this morning by Uganda Wildlife Authority Managing Director Dr... read more »

An Upscale DoubleTree by Hilton to Debut in Kinshasa

Hilton Worldwide Announces First Hotel in DRC

Hilton Worldwide, the world’s fastest growing hospitality company, has announced the signing of a franchise agreement with Africa Hospitality Investments to open the full-service... read more »

Uganda Kobs at queen Elizabeth National Park

E.A Waives Tourism Visa Fee for Foreigners

Three Partner States of the East African Community (EAC) namely; Kenya, Rwanda and Uganda, under the Northern Corridor Integration Projects initiative, have waived visa fees for foreign... read more »

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The author: Doris Atwijukire

Energy Diversification Key to Greater Rural Electrification

By Doris Atwijukire The recent published report, ‘A Clean Energy Vision for East Africa: Planning for Sustainability, Reducing Climate Risks and Increasing Energy Access (2015) by Dr... read more »

Museveni and his Chinese counterpart witnessed the signing of partnership deals worth billions of dollars

Uganda, China Sign Historic Shs 3.5tn Deals

China and Uganda have signed multi-billion dollar cooperation deals including an agreement on the upgrade and expansion of Entebbe International airport, the E-Government ICT National... read more »

South Sudan President Salva Kiir

Cash Strapped S. Sudan Seeks $500m from Qatar

The government of South Sudan that mostly depends on crude oil and currently affected by the bloody internal conflict, has rushed to the oil rich Gulf state of Qatar for a loan of USD... read more »

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Lukwago blames government for stalling KCCA  negotiations (Photo: Kenneth Kazibwe/ChimpReports)

KCCA ROW: Lukwago Attacks Rugunda, Kadaga

Embattled Kampala Lord Mayor Erias Lukwago has lashed at government for failure to show commitment during the negotiations meant to ensure his restoration to office at City Hall. According... read more »

Gen Sejusa [2nd Left] with DP officials addressing press at City House on Tuesday  (Photo: Kenneth Kazibwe/ChimpReports)

Gen Sejusa Resumes Campaign Against Museveni

Platform to Rescue Uganda (PRU) has explained why its leader, Gen David Sejusa has embarked on visits to different opposition political groups, saying he intends to rally their support to... read more »

Gen Sejusa addressing press recently in Kampala

Sejusa Meets Top DP Leaders

The former Coordinator of Intelligence Organs, Gen David Sejusa is currently meeting DP Leaders at their offices in Kampala, Chimp Corps report. The agenda is unknown to us. However,... read more »

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President Museveni greets Opposition UPC President Dr Olara Otunnu as FDC's Cicilia Ogwal watches

M7 Declares Feb 16 Public Holiday In Bish. Luwum Memory

President Yoweri Museveni has said the death of Bishop Janam Luwum was a tragedy and a shame to the people of Uganda and Africa in general, adding that the reason he appointed Ben Luwum as... read more »

Prime Minister Ruhakana Rugunda with UPC President Olara Otunnu address press on the memorial preparations on Tuesday

World To Honor Archbishop Luwum

Pilgrims are flying in from all around the world to the Northern district of Kitgum where a memorial service will be held of slain former Archbishop of the Church of Uganda, His Grace Dr... read more »

Bishop Robert Muhiirwa Akiiki  described Kaisaja's demise a big blow to the catholic church

Angry Bishop Brands Parents “Cripple-Minded”

The bishop of Fort Portal diocese Rt.Rev.Dr.Robert Muhirwa Akiiki has said that Kyenjojo parents are crippled in mind. He said it’s disappointing for the parents who can still think... read more »

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Tourists enjoy breakfast in the wild at Semuliki National Game park. UTB says the number of foreign visits has been plummeting

Uganda Turns To Local Tourists As Foreign Visits Drop

Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) has today unveiled a promotion campaign focusing on domestic and regional tourism to cover the short fall visits from foreign countries. UTB Marketing Manager... read more »

UWA boss Dr Andrew Seguya

UWA Shares Tourism Spoils With Kabale, Kisoro Districts

Uganda Wildlife Authority yesterday handed Shs 555,249,885, to Kabale and Kisoro districts as a share of the tourism revenues generated from the two districts. Executive Director UWA Dr.... read more »

Ms Jean Byamugisha speaks to press at a recent function

Uganda Hoteliers Get Youngest, Female ED

Ms Jean Byamugisha has been appointed the new Executive Director of the Uganda Hotel Owners Association with effect from 2 March 2015. The 32 year old Ms Byamugisha becomes the youngest ED... read more »