Police interrogates MPs Namboze, Katoto

Two of the 4 MPs summoned by the police recently over inciting violence have today been interrogated. Betty Namboze, MP Mukono Municipality and Hatwib Katooto Keterrera County appeared at the police Special Investigations Unit this morning to explain the statements they made recently regarding the death of Cerinah Nebanda. Namboze tells KFM that she was …

City businessman Shumuk charged before court

City business man Shukla Mukesh popularly known as Shumuk has been charged with conspiracy to murder city tycoon Bonny Katatumba. Shumuk appeared before Makindye Court grade one magistrate Flavia Nabakooza and pleaded not guilty to the charge. He is jointly charged with one Hassan Wandera who is currently on remand at Luzira prison. Prosecution alleges …

Trial over bicycle scandal kicks off

The trial of the interdicted permanent secretary in the ministry of local government, John Muhanguzi Kashaka over the deal to purchase bicycles for LC1 chairpersons has kicked off today. The head of human resource in the ministry of local government Samuel Aitu and Joyce Nyangoma the head of procurement disposal unit have already testified before …

US gov’t puts $5m bounty on 2 fugitives

The US government has put a bounty of $5 million on two fugitives convicted of the murder of two USAID employees killed in Sudan in 2008. Abdel Basit Alhaj Hamad and Mohamed Makawi Ibrahim Mohamad were two of the five people convicted of the murder of two American Diplomats in Sudan. The duo is currently …

Lyantonde residents protest over garbage

Residents of Lyantonde Town Council on Sunday protested over the increasing volume of rubbish in their area. The residents under the leadership of Mr Mustafa Kalule, the Lyantonde Taxi Drivers and Owners Association chairman, went around the scattering rubbish on the streets to show their discontent. They say the stench from the garbage heaps has …