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EDUCATION

What CS Magoha Said Concerning Exam Irregularities In The 2021 KCSE Examinations

Finally, the Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) results have been released. Speaking at Mitihani House, the Cabinet Secretary for Education, Professor George Magoha pointed out that although the examinations had been administered successfully throughout the country, there were several cases of exam irregularities that were reported.

  5 months ago ago
What CS Magoha Said Concerning Exam Irregularities In The 2021 KCSE Examinations

ENTERTAINMENT

Meet the Luo Tribe in Uganda Where the Groom & His Friends Have to Crawl to the Mother in Law's Door

The African tribes are blessed with vast and rich culture but one which surprised me the most is one custom of the Acholi people. So the Acholi people are Luo's found in South Sudan and the Northern Uganda. Many people are now opting to do the traditional wedding as opposed to the white wedding. Well if you had plans of marrying an Acholi Lady from Uganda then it's not a play in the park. You must crawl up to her mother's house. Here is how they go about it 1. Wooing the Lady As in any relationship courtship

  1 year ago ago
Meet the Luo Tribe in Uganda Where the Groom & His Friends Have to Crawl to the Mother in Law's Door

POLITICS

Climatic Predictions You Should Know

The rain is expected to start this month and continues in most of the East Africa countries until mid May.According to the IGAD Predictions and Climate center, the season will not be as usual.

  1 year ago ago
Climatic Predictions You Should Know

SOCIETY

You Will Be Arrested In Uganda For Buying 5 Or More Chapatis Because Of This Reason, Police Warns

Anyone buying 5 or more chapatis in the neighbouring country of Uganda, is facing arrest if caught by the authorities. Uganda police officers have warned it's citizen from Northern Uganda for buying 5 or more chapatis from roadside vendors because they are said they are up to no good, they are helping bandits.

  1 year ago ago
You Will Be Arrested In Uganda For Buying 5 Or More Chapatis Because Of This Reason, Police Warns

POLITICS

VIDEO: More Worrying Moments In Uganda As Presidential Aspirant Forced To Campaign On Motorcycle

Uganda is gearing up for the February 2021 general elections as the political leaders are engaging themselves in day to day campaigns go make sure that they get the much needed support to succeed. The presidential race is heating up more as more than three candidates are vying to get President Yoweri Museveni from their state house. Yoweri Museveni has been in ruling for more than three decades and had promised to step down, but he opted to get reelected again. Top politicians like Robert Kyagulanyi alias Bobi

  1 year ago ago
VIDEO: More Worrying Moments In Uganda As Presidential Aspirant Forced To Campaign On Motorcycle

POLITICS

Deputy President William Ruto Should Be Careful With His Presidential Dream Because Of This

A few days ago, the International Criminal Court (ICC) head of prosecution, Fatou Bom Bensouda, brought a new case against the Deputy President, William Samoei Ruto, claiming that he was involved in bribing the witnesses who were supposed to testify against him and journalist Joshua Arap Sang.

  1 year ago ago
Deputy President William Ruto Should Be Careful With His Presidential Dream Because Of This

ENTERTAINMENT

Singer Laxzy Mover is set to release new song titled "FAKE"

Northern Uganda "NEW KUBUZ" hit maker Laxzy Mover is set to release new song titled "FAKE" anytime soon this month.In the song he talks about people who live fake life on social media bragging to gain fame yet in real life they are fully broke they don't have anything.

  1 year ago ago
Singer Laxzy Mover is set to release new song titled

POLITICS

President Museveni sends a tough warning to Bobi Wine

President Museveni Hon. Bobi Wine has emerged out to be the main opposition of President Museveni in Uganda. The country is in preparation for general election that is expected to be done next year. Bobi Wine brushed shoulders with the sitting president in several occasions. Wine has been arrested several times over issues the president terms as incitiments to the public. Opposition leader, Bobi was arrested on Wednesday near Jinja when addressing the public. He was accused of breaking Covid-19 protocols in

  1 year ago ago
President Museveni sends a tough warning to Bobi Wine

SOCIETY

JUST IN: Ugandan Police Officers Are Arresting People Who Buy More Than 5 Chapatis Because Of This

There is panic in Uganda as police officers are Arresting people who buy more than five chapati. Anyone who buys five or more chapatis in Northern Uganda will be arrested and detained, because the Authorities in Uganda has banned it. Karamoja region police commissioner Michael Longole, disclosed security intelligence received by the Ugandan authorities, suggested some people who buy excess chapatis from roadside vendors are up to no good.

  1 year ago ago
JUST IN: Ugandan Police Officers Are Arresting People Who Buy More Than 5 Chapatis Because Of This

CRIME

Footballer Who was Assaulted by Team-mates Over Poor Defending Dies

Jimmy Patrick Okema Aswa Regional Police Spokesperson (Photo Courtesy) A footballer in Lamwo area, Northern Uganda died after he was assaulted by his teammates on claims that his defending was poor and resulted to a goal. The Aswa regional police spokesperson, ASP Jimmy Patrick Okema confirmed the victim's name as Churchill Owaci, 22 years of age. That the murder case was registered under CRB 201/2020 at Agoro police station where two suspects are being held in relation to the murder incidence. According to

  1 year ago ago
Footballer Who was Assaulted by Team-mates Over Poor Defending Dies

JUSTICE

Lengthy jail term for LRA's Ongweny

45 year old Dominic Ongweny was sentenced to 25 years imprisonment by the ICC after it found him guilty of 61 charges among them rape, murder and sexual enslavement.Ongweny, a former child abductee who later become one of the top commanders of the rebel Lord's Resistance Army (LRA), famously went by the alias "White Ant" during the attacks by his soldiers on refugee camps in Northern Uganda.

  1 year ago ago
Lengthy jail term for LRA's Ongweny

ACCIDENT

Ugandan Bus Transporting Coronavirus Patients Catches Fire

A government bus belonging to Uganda Parliament, registration number UG 0391H, that was transporting twenty five Covid-19 patients from Kitgum in Northern Uganda to Kampala yesterday caught fire. The bus is reported to catch fire at Koro along the Gulu-Kampala highway in Gulu District, Uganda. This incident happened few moments after the Ministry of Health in Uganda said that they had registered 114 new Covid-19 infections as the number of confirmed cases on Thursday rose to 5,380. The good thing is that no

  2 years ago ago
Ugandan Bus Transporting Coronavirus Patients Catches Fire

JUSTICE

Uganda: Dramatic Scenes as Police Rescue Suspected Chicken Thief From Mob Justice

Dramatic scenes were on Wednesday morning, July 14th witnessed in Northern Uganda as police were put to task to save the life of a suspect. (Photo, Courtesy) Police were forced to swing into action in Lira City in, Northern Uganda, to rescue a man suspected to be a chicken thief from mob justice.

  1 year ago ago
Uganda: Dramatic Scenes as Police Rescue Suspected Chicken Thief From Mob Justice

POLITICS

Museveni: Vote Leaders with Workable Policies

Speaking during the campaign tour of Arua, Northern Uganda, the incumbent and presidential candidate His Excellency Yoweri Museveni was responding to those that are questioning his advanced age. The president advised the electrolate of Arua to vote leaders with workable policies and not simply because they are young. "Don't vote leaders because they are young, vote leaders with workable policies," he added. Museveni was also responding to those who are supporting his youthful closest political rival Bobi Wine

  1 year ago ago
Museveni: Vote Leaders with Workable Policies

SOCIETY

Blow To Ugandan Warlord Dominic Ongwen as ICC Reveals the Following

Former Ugandan Warlord Dominic Ongwen is in trouble now, as there is fear that he might face life imprisonment. This is because of some years since 2015, here had sneaked but finally surrendered to the laws and was arrested. His 61 out of 70 crimes have been proven, as he used to force marriages, pregnancies and also raping innocent citizens. This is said to be said to be the first case of gender violence as a weapon, and now judges might make sure this guy spends the rest of his life in prison, which might

  1 year ago ago
Blow To Ugandan Warlord Dominic Ongwen as ICC Reveals the Following

SOCIETY

Meet Dominic Ongwen, Ugandan ICC Convict for crimes including rape and forced pregnancy

Dominic Ongwen was born in 1975 in the village of Choorum, Kilak County, Amuru district, Northern Uganda. He is a former child abductee and child soldier, and the former commander of the Sinia Brigade of the Lord's Resistance Army, a guerrilla group that formerly operated in northern Uganda. Ongwen was the lowest ranking of the five LRA leaders for whom the ICC issued their first ever warrants in June 2005. He is the only one who the court succeeded in detaining, and, with the exception of the leader, Joseph

  1 year ago ago
Meet Dominic Ongwen, Ugandan ICC Convict for crimes including rape and forced pregnancy