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Asylum Bar Boss Balloons Vision Group Scribe

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Asylum bar boss and Nation Media journalist Darius Mugisha is believed to have ballooned a Vision group and Galaxy FM scribe Mariat Candace Nasasira.

Mariat Nasasira

Mariat Nasasira

Sources at the industrial area based Vision group have revealed that Mariat is heavy and ready to drop at tot in a few months to come.

“She is very happy that she is expecting a b...

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Kyle Balloons Namibian Singer

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Ex Ugandan representative in the Big Brother Africa and forever upcoming singer Kyle Duncan Kushaba has ballooned a Namibian singer Tekla Iita better known as Tequila.

Kyle Balloons Namibian Singer

Namibian singer Tekla Iita aka Tequila is three months pregnant

Sources have revealed that Kyle who currently in Namibia is on cloud nine after receiving the good news that...

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Boxing: Uganda’s Nasir Bashir Out, Nanyondo Sails Into Semis

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Boxer Bashir Nasir has fallen just a fight away from a Commonwealth medal. The Kampala Boxing Club captain and bantam weight boxer lost his 56kg match against English man Micheal Conlan t the SECC to take victory by a unanimous decision.

Boxing: Uganda’s Nasir Bashir Out, Nanyondo Sails Into Semis

Uganda’s Bashir (Blue) lost to Conlan a bronze medalist at the 2012 Olympic Games. Photo/BBC

Conlan a...

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Bobi Wine Denied UK Visa

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Self proclaimed ghetto president Bobi Wine has been denied a UK Visa because of his comments on homosexuality.

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The ghetto gladiator was supposed to perform in Birmingham on August 24 but the management of the hall where he was to stage the concert put it on halt following an outcry from equal rights groups.

An online campaign has been conducted...

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Bar Attendant Stabs Customer To Death

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A bar owner in Bunagana town, Kisoro district has been arrested by Police in connection with the death of his customer.

The suspect, Innocent Ntakyiyende, alongside one of his employees still on the run, are said to have killed Emmanuel Dadayi Munvaneza on Monday night.

According to Police, the incident took place at around 8pm when the...

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CNOOC Offers Free Medical Services To Hoima Community

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Residents of Hoima have yet again got another reason to smile as they keep benefiting from the discovery of oil in their region.

CNOOC Offers Free Medical Services To Hoima Community

A doctor from Naguru Hospital attending to one of the residents of the Hoima community

China National Offshore Oil Corporation (CNOOC) in partnership with Chinese Chamber of Enterprises, once again extended a helping...

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Tour Operators Battle UWA Over Wildlife Cards

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Uganda Wildlife Authority is under pressure to halt the use of wildlife Cards, recently rolled out in National parks across the country.

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Tour operators, the key stakeholders in the tourism industry claim the system, previously marketed as a hustle free payment tool for tourism clients is tedious and inefficient.

The system Piloted in Bwindi...

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Lwakataka Transferred To Masaka Central Prison

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Motor rally ace Ponsiano Lwakataka has been transferred to Masaka Central prison from Kalisizo Government Prison where he had been detained over the last two weeks.

Rally Ace Ponsiano Lwakataka

Rally Ace Ponsiano Lwakataka

A.S.P William Ochwo, the Officer in Charge of Kalisizo Prison, confirmed the transfer saying management resolved to move Lwakataka to Masaka prison to...

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Airtel Opens New shop In Lira

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Airtel Uganda opened a new premium customer care center in Lira Town on Friday July 25.

Airtel Opens New shop In Lira

L-R Airtel Sales and Marketing Director Michael Walekwa, Lira Mayor, His Lordship Moris Odongo Omara and Airtel Sales Representatives Northern Region

The function was presided over by His Lordship Moris Odongo and was attended by officials from Airtel...

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Nodding Syndrome Cash Lies Idle

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More than 40 million shillings meant to finance nodding syndrome activities in Pader district is still lying idle, six months after release.

Nodding disease patients

Nodding disease patients

The money was meant for monitoring nodding syndrome affected children, supply of assorted drugs regiments and community outreaches between the months of January and May 2014.

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Tax Collectors sign Saints Star

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Uganda Revenue Authority FC have confirmed the signing of 24 year old central midfielder Geoffrey Buni on a one year deal with the option to extend by two years.

The player had recently left FUFA Big League side The Saints FC.

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Judith Heard Has ‘Test Tube Kids’ – Sylvia Owori

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Uganda’s fashion guru Sylvia Owori seems to be looking for attention since she has been off the social scene for a while.

Sylvia Owori

Sylvia Owori

While at a vigil of Juliana’s son in Lungujja last week, Owori hurled shocking and insulting words to city socialite, model and Nalongo Judith Heard.

Owori said that white men are weak in bed and that is the...

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Odoki Case Pushed To August 4th

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The Constitutional Court has postponed its judgement in the Benjamin Odoki case till the 4th of August.

Odoki Case Pushed To August 4th

The Chief Justice Benjamin-Odoki

The postponement was made known to the lawyers in the case by the registrar this morning at the court’s offices on Twed Towers.

Nicholas Opiyo and Earnest Kalibala, the lawyers representing Youth MP Gerald...

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Why Club Rouge Was Closed

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Last Week, Jinja road based   Rouge closed shop for the third time in a space of six months and red pepper online has exclusively learnt why the club has been operating in this state of quagmire.

Why Club Rouge Was Closed

The new look of Club Rouge

Red Pepper Online understands that in March, Spear Abowe sold the then faded club to Internet fraud star Ronald Muramuzi at...

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Sserunkuma Joins Uganda Cranes Camp At Njeru

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The former Victors’ striker arrived in Kampala on Monday hours after scoring for his Kenyan club Gor Mahia against AFC Leopards in the Kenyan Premier League derby on Sunday

Sserunkuma Joins Uganda Cranes Camp At Njeru

Sserunkuma is the Kenyan Premier League leading scorer on nine goals.

‘Mzee’ as he is popularly known has already joined the Cranes training camp ahead of Sun...

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Malaysia Airlines to change name to boost reputation

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Reeling under the pressure of two catastrophic aviation tragedies, Malaysia Airlines is mulling a name change and restructuring of routes in a bid to repair its reputation, a media report has said.

The Malaysian flag carrier, majority-owned by the government, is likely to change its name as part of a radical overhaul and also seek new...

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North Korea Threatens Nuclear Strike on US’ White House

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North Korea Threatens Nuclear Strike on US’ White House

North Korea has the ability to launch nuclear-armed ballistic missiles, although they would likely be unreliable.

A North Korean senior military official has threatened the United States with a nuclear strike after accusing Washington of raising tensions in the Korean peninsula.

“If the US … threaten our sovereignty and...

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Sweden Resumes Aid To Uganda

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The Swedish government has recommenced financial aid to Uganda after suspending some assistance in March.

Sweden Resumes Aid To Uganda

Swedish Minister for International Development Cooperation Hillevi Engstrom. NET Photo

Uganda relies on aid to fund about 20 percent of its annual state budget.

The Swedish embassy in Kampala said it would provide 1.35 billion crowns ($198...

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US Town Bans Wearing Of ‘Balance’, Offenders Face Six Months In Jail

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US Town Bans Wearing Of ‘Balance’, Offenders Face Six Months In Jail

Police are expected to issue warnings to saggy-pantsed offenders at first.

A city in Florida USA doesn’t want people showing off their ‘whale tails,’ ‘plumber’s cracks’ or boxers on public property so much that they banned the saggy-pants fashion statement within city limits.

“Lookin’ like a fool, walkin’ downtown with ya pants on th...

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Kayihura Urges Extra Vigilance In Eid Message

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Police Chief General Kale Kayihura.

Police Chief General Kale Kayihura.

The Inspector General of Police, General Kale Kayihura has urged all Ugandans to remain vigilant and extra alert during festive seasons due to vulnerable situations.

The IGP’s message of caution is contained in a statement issued today in which he congratulated Muslims for successfully completing the holy m...

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Defiled Nodding Syndrome Victims Raise Protection Concern

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The case of a 15 year old girl who was defiled twice in Pader district has raised protection concern for nodding syndrome victims.

Defiled Nodding Syndrome Victims Raise Protection Concern

A Nodding Syndrome victim in Northern Uganda. PHOTO/Edward Echwalu

The girl, who now has an 8 months old baby was taken advantage of and defiled by her cousin, Patrick Komakech, as she went to the market in Angagura...

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KAVC in line for record honours | NSSF – KAVC Memorial Tournament

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NSSF – KAVC Volleyball Tournament

August 9th – 10th 2014

Hosting club for the 18th NSSF – KAVC Volleyball international tournament, Kampala Amateur Volleyball Club (KAVC) reckons to add to their already glittering trophy cabinet.

KAVC in line for record honours | NSSF – KAVC Memorial Tournament

Former KAVC star Nuwabigaba sets up play against KCCA in the Jinja Open final last year.

“We want to add to the trophy...

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Kizito Luwagga Joining Cranes In Mauritania

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Portugal based midfielder William Kizito Luwagga will fly straight to Nouakchott, Mauritania, to join the Cranes team ahead of the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) qualifier on Sunday.

Kizito Luwagga Joining Cranes In Mauritania

Midfielder Luwagga will fly directly to Mauritania.

Head Coach Milutin ‘Micho’ Sredojevic told reporters on Monday that since the SC Covilha midfielder will hav...

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Updates |Mauritania Vs Uganda Cranes AFCON 2015 Pre-qualifier

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AFCON 2015 Pre-qualifier

Mauritania Vs Uganda (Uganda leads 2 – 0 from first leg)

Sunday, 3rd August 2014

Venue: Olympic Stadium Conforment Nouakchott

Time: 5 pm in Mauritania (8 pm in Uganda)

Uganda Cranes tactician Milutin ‘Micho’ Sredojevic has disclosed that they have missed a chance to have an international friendly match against Benin.

Cranes coach Milutin ‘Micho’ Sredojevic

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Sserunkuma Top In Kenya

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SserunkumaGor Mahia’s Ugandan forward Danny Sserunkuma now leads the Kenyan Premier League (KPL) goalscorers’ chart after scoring a brace yesterday in the neighbours biggest derby.

The Uganda Cranes star registered his eighth and ninth goals of the season in the 2- 2 draw with arch rivals AFC Leopards on Sunday 27 July, pulling clear of the crowded top...

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Rwenzururu Prime Minister Granted Bail

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The Army General Court Martial has granted bail to two Rwenzururu Kingdom Ministers. They are Noah Nzaghale, the Kingdom Prime Minister and Yoramu Mulema, the chairperson of Rwenzururu war veterans and the chief adviser to the Omusinga Charles Wesley Mumbere on security matters.

Mr Noah Nzaghale

Mr Noah Nzaghale

The two were granted bail on Saturday afternoon...

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Simeon Masaba, Agaba Extend URA Contracts

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Simeon Masaba

Simeon Masaba

Uganda Cup champions Uganda Revenue Authority FC have gone ahead to tie in-demand players Simeon Masaba and Oscar Agaba down to new contracts that will keep them at the club until 2016.

The duo’s contracts run to an end last June after lighting the team to Uganda Cup victory this season in Mbale.

URA's Oscar Agaba in action.

URA’s Oscar Agaba in action.

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4 Arrested In Botched Housing Finance Bank Robbery

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Police in Mbale are holding four suspected robbers in an operation that thwarted a robbery on Housing Finance Bank, Mbale Branch on Saturday morning.

Housing Finance bank Main branch.

Housing Finance bank Main branch.

Diana Nandawula, the Elgon Regional Police Spokesperson identified the suspects as 35-year-old Godfrey Waniala, a resident of Namakwekwe in Mbale, Ivan Sempa, a...

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How Kipsiro Failed To Defend Gold| 2014 Commonwealth Games

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Uganda's Moses  Kipsiro

Uganda’s Moses Kipsiro

2010 double Commonwealth Games gold medalist Moses Kipsiro last night failed to defend his title in the 5000m when he managed only an 8th place finish at the Hampden Park Stadium in Glasgow.

Kipsiro who is not enjoying good from this season finished with a time of 13:28:23, far outside his personal best of 12:50:72....

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VERBAL WAR: Judith Heard, Sylvie Owori Fight

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Mourners at Juliana’s home in Lungujja were shocked to see  Kampala’s known city socialites attack each other verbally.

Sylvia Owori

Sylvia Owori

Our highly placed sources have revealed that a bitter exchange of words between the two started at around 4am after Owori stressed that White men are weak in bed.

Owori further stressed that this is the main reason...

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