Uganda will close the long-awaited Final Investment Decision (FID) with international oil companies Total E&P and CNOOC on Sunday.The decision will unlock billions of dollars of investment in Uganda’s oil and gas sector.
Total chief executive Patrick Pouyanné, is expected in the country over the weekend, according to officials from Uganda’s energy ministry.
The deal will also pave way for the construction of the 1440km crude export pipeline from Western Uganda to the Tanzanian Indian Ocean Port of Tanga, a key piece of infrastructure needed to get the east African country’s oil out of the ground and on to international markets.
Tanzania’s President Samia Suluhu Hassan is also traveling to Kampala to take part in the three-way talks that should culminate in the signin...
Uganda's Finance ministry has tabled an annual license fee of Shs 200.000 to car owners and She 50.000 to motorcycle owners as part of the revenue sources to support the 2021/2022 budget.
While appearing before the uganda's parliament's fiance committee, headed by Hon. Henry Musasizi, State minister of Finance David Bahati, reported that the proposal is intended to streamline the transport sector by getting rid of unauthorized cars and to collect funds for the maintenance of roads across the country.
This law is embedded in the Traffic and Road Safety Act Amendment Bill, 2021 which seeks to impose a license to permit ownership of a motor vehicle, trailer or engineering plant.
Nandala Mafabi, the Budadiri West MP says this could increase the rate of corruption where motorists ...
Before the peaceful demonstration, Mutyaba in the company of youths said that he is fighting for the rights of football players and will continue to raise this voic because he is not intimidated.
After a verbal warning by Mike Sulaiman Mutyaba and a group of footballers carried placards with written messages of grief and calling FUFA president Moses Magogo to step down.
Upon reaching FUFA house Mutyaba was arrested and brutally beaten up by FUFA security guards before police's intervention, leaving him with bodly injuries, later he was arrested and driven to Old Kampala Police where he was released without any charges.
Mutyaba's concern is about the National team player's salaries, which he claims that it is being embezzled by FUFA president and his team at FUFA house at Me...
Luweero - Kasana Diocese's Bishop Paul Ssemogerere has been named as the acting Apostolic Administrator for Kampala Archdiocese.
This was revealed by the Pope’s representative to Uganda, (Papal Nuncio) Archbishop Bianco Luigi at the burial ceremony of the Late Archbishop Cyprian Kizito Lwanga at Rubaga Cathedral
Bishop Ssemogerere will take on all Apostolic responsibilities that were handled by the late archbishop Dr. Cyprian Kizito Lwanga, until a substantive Archbishop is appointed by poor Francis.
According to Bishop Anthony Ziwa the chairperson of episcopal conference, said Bishop Ssemwogerere who succeeded Dr. Cyprian Kizito Lwanga as bishop of Luweero diocese will remain in that position.
"the appointment of Bishop Ssemwogerere doesn't have any effect on his ro...
Fallen Archbishop Kizito Lwanga's body has today touched the ground of his ancestral village of Kyabakadde in Kyampisi sub county Mukono district were he was prayed for and remembered.
The body arrived at 1:45 pm by the Updf helicopter amidst tears from the mourners, at Kyabakade parish playground, minister Nakiwala Kiyingi on behalf of the government, handed over the body to Lugazi diocese Bishop, Christopher Kakooza.
Later the body of the Archbishop was driven to St. Charles Lwanga Kyabakade parish church by Uganda funeral services, amidst tight security with sniffer dogs from Uganda police.
Fr. Pierre Kisangani of st. Charles Lwanga Kyabakade parish, said that we are proud of Archbishop Lwanga because he offered us a magnificent church, and lobbied for a parish from Luga...
‘Do you have a boyfriend?’ -Desire Luzinda Questions daughter .Singer Desire Luzinda has always expressed her inner fears and worries about the world her daughter Mitchelle is growing in.Desire Luzinda worried about daughter MitchelleDesire Luzinda worried about daughter MitchelleIn fact she penned down a lengthy post on her social media platform about the same issue. In her post she said;“Girls go through a plethora of trials every day. Girls in the music business are sexually harassed. Girls in offices are forced to sleep with men if they’re to get a promotion or pay rise. Girls are discontinued from school when they get pregnant. It’s a tough world this is for the girl child“, she expressed self before revealing how she went through hell during school.“Let me tell you briefly a sto...
Amos Wambede a senior five student who was elected as councillor for Mugomba parish in Mpatta subcounty Mukono district, has been given a two years full bursary by Kyagwe county in connection with Ntenjeru parents high school.
Wambede's victory did not go well with his father Mr. Madanda Moses 58 because the candidate he defeated was his father's friend Mr. James Wasawa Ntege who stood on NRM ticket.
Since then there developed a sour relationship between Wambede and Mr. Madanda, his father who opted not to take him back to school, reasoning that his son being elected as a councillor he can support himself to get school fees.
After getting his admission letter from Ntenjeru parents high school, Wambede thanked Buganda kingdom for supporting him in his education, he...
Following the death of Arch Bishop Dr Cyprian Kizito Lwanga (may his soul rest eternally), the minister of information & national guidance Hon Judith Nabakooba came out to warn against propaganda & negative information regarding this death. This was as a result of many conspirous theories that have been circulating on social media regarding this death. Hon Kyagulanyi the NUP President on his Facebook said, "Arch Bishop Lwanga joins several other outspoken religious leaders who have recently died under unclear circumstances". Dr Besigye also wrote a long article highlighting on the same matter. These messages speak volumes, but it also resonates with what many other Ugandans believe regarding this death. There are many who believe that the Arch Bishop didn't die a n...