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Masaka businessman Kato Kajubi bail appeal flops

By Ruth Anderah. Hearing of an appeal filed by Masaka businessman Kato Kajubi challenging his life jail term has flopped before the Supreme Court today. Kajubi was in 2012 convicted and sentenced to life imprisonment after he was  found guilty of murdering a 12 year old boy;  Joseph Kasirye through practices of ritual  sacrifice. Five …

Finance minister Kasaija Forced to Apologise

By Moses Kyeyune. The Minister of Finance, Planning and Economic Development Matia Kasaija has this afternoon apologised to Parliament for casting the House image in bad light. The minister’s apology comes a week after instructions from the Speaker Rebecca Kadaga, relating Kasaija’s own stance against the one percent tax on mobile money which he said …

Uganda Airlines orders two A330neo

Uganda’s dream of reviving a national carrier are getting closure to actualization. This is after Uganda Airlines, signed a Memorandum of Understanding for two A330-800neo, the new version of the best-selling A330 widebody airliner. The agreement was announced at Farnborough airshow by Ephraim Bagenda, CEO of Uganda Airlines and Eric Schulz, Airbus Chief Commercial Officer. …