Category «National News»

Over 14,000 graduate at Makerere University

By Damali Mukhaye & Ritah Kemigisa Makerere University Ceremonies Committee has resolved to allow graduands during this 68th graduation to access the ceremony grounds with mobile phones. Over the years as a security measure, the university has always banned graduands from accessing the freedom square with phones. The head of security at the university Enock Abaine …

Court of Appeal upholds Jamwa’s 12-year jail term

By Ruth Anderah The Court of Appeal has upheld a 12-year jail term handed by the Anti- Corruption Court to former National Social Security Fund (NSSF) Managing Director David Chandi Jamwa. Three justices ruled that the trial judge John Bosco Katutsi properly evaluated the evidence and reached the right conclusion. In a judgment read by …

FDC attack Muntu over age limit consultations

By Damali Mukhaye. The opposition forum for Democratic change have disowned the nationwide age limit consultations launched this morning by former president Gen Mugisha Muntu for not notifying the party leadership. The meetings have kicked off in Hoima district under the theme; “country before self,” the campaigns are aimed at creating a new wave for …