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Nakivubo Stadium yet to clear Sh 800m debt

  The Management of Nakivubo stadium is yet to complete payment of the over Sh.800 million debt to the Uganda Revenue Authority. The operations of the stadium were halted last year over accumulated tax arrears but resumed after negotiations between the two parties to have debt settled in installments. The stadium’s Financial Controller Hajjat Minsa …

Buganda Premier arrives at Park Yard Market

Katikiro of BugandaCharles Peter Mayinga

The Prime Minister of Buganda Kingdom Charles Peter Mayiga has arrived at Park Yard Market. This is part of his fundraising drive for the restoration of the Kasubi tombs in Kampala. The kingdom’s information minister Denis Walusimbi says the premier has also visited St Balikuddembe market and is now headed to Kikuubo Lane before going …

Kampala University graduation on today

Over 2,000 students are set to graduate at Kampala University today. The Vice Chancellor Prof. Badru Katerega says 58.8% are male and 41.1% are female graduands. He says this is the university’s 11th graduation since its inception, and there is a steady increment in the number of students graduating each year. The minister for Higher …

Supreme Court orders rebel MPs back to parliament

The Supreme Court has ordered that the four expelled Members of Parliament go back to parliament. The MPs had filed an application seeking an interim injunction stopping the implementation of an earlier ruling by the Constitutional Court that saw them thrown out. Five justices of the Supreme Court led by Stella Arach Amoko said that …

Former VP Bukenya to be punished

The woes of former Vice President Prof Gilbert Bukenya are far from over. The latest from his party NRM is that he could face the disciplinary committee. This follows his failure to attend the party retreat at Kyankwanzi and the party caucus meetings at Entebbe State House. The NRM Kampala region chief whip John Simbwa …