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Aboke High closed , 12 admitted as hailstorm destroy classroom blocks and dormitories.

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Aboke High School in Kole district has been closed after a hailstorm destroyed classroom blocks and dormitories. in Kole district with no option but to close it down after classroom blocks and dormitories are destroyed.

The Monday night incident ripped the iron sheets off 11 classrooms and all dormitories including teachers houses were destroyed by the hailstorm

Speaker Oulanyah reacts on Bobi wine, warns MPS over breaking laws

The Deputy Speaker Jacob Oulanyah has warned legislators against breaking the law under the veil of parliamentary privilege and immunity. 
Oulanyah says MPs, just like all other citizens, must abide by the law because there are limits to their privileges and immunities outside parliament. 

He adds that it is also impossible for the speaker and parliament to defend the conduct of all MPs outside parliament. 

Uganda arrests two foreign tourists over flying a drone

Police Downs Spy Drone In Mgahinga National Park

Police in Kisoro district in Uganda on Monday arrested two tourists and also downed a self-manned aircraft in Mgahinga National Game Park.

According to police, the two tourists who happened to be a couple from Australia went to the park and carried out gorilla tracking using the equipment which was a not allowed by the authorities in the protected areas.

Security guard beaten in coma , Millions & soda depot robbed

Kisoro Business Tycoon’s Business Broken into by unknown thugs after security Guard is beaten into coma and Bundled.

Nkurunziza David a 31 year old Security Guard resident of Gatete village, chahafi parish, and murora Sub County Bufumbira east constituency was last night waylaid and beaten into Coma by unknown thugs who later broke into the business of Habimana Emmanuel alias Kabebe a prominent Business man in Kisoro.

USA to Uganda respect Bobi Wine’s rights, Ofwono stings back

The US Trump led issued a statement on Uganda’s recent police behaviour affecting Uganda opposition leaders Bobi Wine and Kizza Besigye which has a ban on bobi wine concerts as well as switching off radio stations during political talk shows hosting RTD Col Dr Kizza Besigye.

The Trump led administration called upon Museveni led government as guarantees of freedom of assembly and expression as enshrined in Uganda’s Constitution , adding, it has now joined Ugandans in calling for respect of rights.

Uganda Police declares ACP Bakaleke wanted

Kampala South Regional Police Commander ACP Siraje Bakaleke is wanted according to Information coming from Uganda Police.

ACP Bakaleke has so far jumped two arrest warrants issued by Buganda Road Court Grade One Magistrate, Moses Nabende and Sarah Namusobya Mutebi on October ,5 , 22, 2018.

Uganda Pupils kidnapped in Kanungu as captors demand 3000 Usd

Uganda Security agencies have kicked off a man hunt for presumed armed kidnappers of Dan Tweheyo, 16, and Ronald Niwagaba, 18, all studying primary seven at Rukarara Primary School in Kanyantorogo sub-county, Kanungu district in western Uganda

According to reports the two young boys now victims were kidnapped by two gunmen as they were harvesting Matooke from their uncle’s garden.

Terrible hailstorm kills 13 ,40 injured in Buyende ,Uganda

13 people have been killed and 40 others injured following a rainstorm in Buyende district.

The storm ravaged the villages of Kabugudo, Nabweyo, and Nakabembe in Kidera town council during the heavy rains which begun at 8:00 pm on Sunday night till 10:30 pm. 

Uganda’s Chief Justice seeks treatment in South Africa

The Chief Justice Bart Katureebe has flown to South Africa for cataract surgery.

Sources in the judiciary indicate that Katureebe left the country on Monday at around 2:30pm aboard an Emirates flight. 

He was accompanied by his wife Bernadette Katureebe and personal assistant, Aloysius Natwijuka who will be attending to him after the surgery. The procedure involves the removal of the eye lens and replacing it with an artificial one.

Bobi Wine finally placed under house arrest

Kyandondo East member of parliament Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu aka Bobi Wine has been placed under house arrest by the Uganda police force. Kyagulanyi had planned to walk to the police headquarters in Naguru to deliver a protest note to the inspector general of police after police cancelled his music concert, and also forcefully drove him back home in Magere from his One Love Beach in Busabala yesterday.  Following police’s actions, Kyagulanyi said that he would go to the police headquarters and deliver the note to police boss Martins Okoth Ochola to express his disapproval of police’s continued infringement on rights and brutality against members of the opposition.   

Two bombardier CRJ900 jets finally arrive in Uganda

President Museveni has this morning received two bombardier CRJ900 jets at Entebbe International Airport.  The aircrafts touched the ground at 9:55am amid ululations from guests signalling the official revival of Uganda’s national carrier, which was grounded in 2001.

Before landing, the air crafts first circled around the airport. President, Yoweri Museveni officially received the planes at 9:57am after being water cannoned, a common tradition when a country or company receives new planes.    

Why police stoped political Sergeant Bobi Wine music concerts again

The assistant Inspector General of Police, Mr Assuman Mugenyi has directed police commanders, to block all planned music concerts by Kyaddondo East member of Parliament, Mr Robert Kyagulanyi aka Bobi Wine.

The letter dated April 19, 2019, is also copied to Abtex Promotions, the organiser of Easter Monday show at One Love Beach Busabala; Kampala Metropolitan Police Commander and all regional police commanders

Rwandan, Congolese discuss urban sanitation and hygiene project

Representatives of more than 100 firms and cooperatives in DR Congo’s capital, Kinshasa, on Friday held a meeting with local businessman, Jean Malic Kalima, seeking his assistance on how to best plan and implement a city cleaning project.

 Kalima, who dabbles in mining, health among other businesses, in the past implemented a successful project in Lome, Togo. The Congolese – especially those who have been to Kigali and were struck by its beauty and cleanliness – want him to help them do it right.

Chairman ‘people power’ Nyanzi Fred moves to defeat MP Nsereko come 2021

Kampala Central MP Hon Muhammad Nsereko in panic following great moves to take over his seat come 2021 elections.

People Power de’facto chairman , Nyanzi Fred Sentamu who has declared interest to unseat Alhajji Nsereko has become a darling of people power movement in Uganda majorly in Kamwokya driving support from the young people and women who consider Bobi Wine’s big brother as the catalyst that will help propel people power movement which is already in high preparation to defeat former Kampala central NRM chairman who fell out with the ruling party .

KCCA FC thrash Express FC 3-1 to lighten up their chances for title

By Kiggundu Lineaker

KCCA came into this game knowing in mind that competitor Vipers Sc had slid a night before something that took some pressure off the Kasasiro boys.

Express were the first to take the lead in the 14th minute when Galiwango was fouled in the box hence express getting a penalty which was converted to goal with ease by Revita.

Fresh Kid causes excitement in Mbale but concert flops

Whisper Eye learnt that business in Mbale town on Friday came to a standstill for almost three hours shortly after Uganda’s youngest popular rapper Patrick Sseyonjo known as Fresh Kid made an entrance ahead of his music show.