Flamboyant Kampala pastor prophet Elvis Mbonye has taken his Swag to another level, after shipping into the country a monstrous Mercedes Benz Pullman Guard, which is valued at over Shs1Bn.
Mbonye unveiled the Benz on Sunday and he was seen being chauffeured in it while his bodyguards trotted besides the vehicle.The Pullman Benz is a very rare vehicle that is usually manufactured on special order and in most cases customised to the tastes and preferences of the client.
In Uganda, it is only President Yoweri Museveni who is known to own the Mercedes Benz and now Prophet Mbonye, of Zoe Ministries, becomes the second Ugandan to own this luxury vehicle.
Initially, Mbonye was known to cruise around in a fleet of Range Rovers but it seems the man of God, who is known for his co...
Four Rwandan students of Kampala International University (KIU) were on Friday arrested by armed plain clothed security operatives, who forced them to miss their exams.
The revelation was made by the Dean of Students Jovia Karwana in a letter addressed to the Vice Chancellor Deputy Vice Chance, Administration and the entire University.
The letter dated November 28, 2019, states thus;ARREST OF FOUR KAMPALA INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY STUDENTSI bring to your attention that Namanya Emmanuel, Rwamwogo Joram, Kagaara Living, Mugisha Andrew were arrested on November 26, 2019 at night and November 27, 2019 in the morning.They have missed some papers.
The office is following up to know the cause of arrest and which police station they are in.However, the police are yet to issue a sta...
Celebrated athlete Joshua Cheptegei has hoisted Uganda's flag high again after he broke the world record of a 10,000-meter road race in Valencia, Spain on Sunday.
Cheptegei set a new record time of 26 minutes, 38 seconds – six seconds faster than the previous record held by Kenya's Patrick Komon since 2010.
But it should be noted that Cheptegei had just won world titles in cross-country and track this season.
The Ugandan athlete doubled his stimulators before halfway and was alone the rest of the race in the eastern city of Spain.
"Champion of the world of cross in Denmark, world champion of the 10,000 meters in Doha and now the world record here in Valencia. What a year it was, "said Cheptegei, 23, according to the IAAF.
He added that "I can...
Deputy Government spokesperson Col. Shaban Bantariza has warned People Power leader Robert Kyagulanyi aka Bobi Wine that they (government and army) shall use their guns to finish him off Bobi Wine and his Kasukali people.
Col. Bantariza revealed this on social Media Centre a few days ago when posted that "I pity people who think NRM can hand over power, we would rather go back to the bush to sort these people."
He added that "I have three guns on standby in my car, let Bobi Wine and his group continue with their Kasukali, for us we don't use Kasukali we use fire and indeed we shall use fire to put off that Kasukali to maintain peace. Bobi Wine can't be president of Uganda."
However, Bobi Wine is yet to respond to Col. Bantariza, who hasn't clearly explained whether this is ...
Musician turned politician Robert Kyagulanyi aka Bobi Wine has called upon America to stop funding President Yoweri Museveni's government projects but instead focus on channelling the funds to directly helping Ugandans.
Bobi Wine, who is also the Kyadondo East legislator, made these remarks during an interview with All Jazeera over the weekend, at which reiterated his intention to oust Museveni come the 2021 elections.
It should be noted that Bobi Wine's increasing popularity is considered a threat to President Museveni who has been in power for over 30 years.He said that "I have never realistically experienced a Uganda with another president. And it is more than 80 percent of Ugandans that are in the same situation."
He added; "That really gets us disturbed. We have been de...