Monday, August 2We Break the News

KAMPALA

Museven appoints Wilson Mbadi CDF and Peter Elwelu his  deputy.

Museven appoints Wilson Mbadi CDF and Peter Elwelu his deputy.

AFRICA, EAST AFRICA, European Council, EUROPEAN UNION, GOVERNMENT, HUMAN INTEREST STORIES, INTERNATIONAL, KAMPALA
Kampala,Uganda: Uganda’s President: Museveni has appointed promoted Wilson Mbadi to full General and appointed him Chief of Defence Forces (CDF). Gen Mbadi replaces Gen. David Muhoozi who was appointed state minister for Internal Affairs. The latest changes have also seen Lt Gen Peter Elwelu appointed the new Deputy Chief of Defence Forces whereas Maj Gen Leopold Kyanda who has been the Chief of Staff Land Forces has now been appointed the Joint Chief of Staff to replace Lieutenant General Joseph Musanyufu who has been sent to civil service for redeployment. Elwelu is one of the Army Mps in Parliament. Kainerugba who has been the elite presidential guards, Special Forces Commander (SFC) will be replaced by Brig. Peter Chandia. Museveni has also appointed M...
HON KASULE LUMUMBA OFFICIALLY ASSUMEs OFFICE AS MINISTER FOR GENERAL DUTIES IN OPM,  FROM HON KAROORO OKURUT,WARNS LAZY WORKERS.

HON KASULE LUMUMBA OFFICIALLY ASSUMEs OFFICE AS MINISTER FOR GENERAL DUTIES IN OPM, FROM HON KAROORO OKURUT,WARNS LAZY WORKERS.

AFRICA, EALA, EAST AFRICA, HUMAN INTEREST STORIES, INTERNATIONAL, KAMPALA, Office Of the Prime Minister, UGANDA, WORLD
Kampala,Uganda: Hon Justine Kasule Lumumba yesterday received her new Office officially from former Minister for General Duties in the Office of the Prime Minister, Hon Mary Karooro Okurut. (Left to right) The new Minister for general duties Justine Lumumba Kasule,Prime Minister Rt Hon.Robina Nabbanja,Outgoing Minister Karooro Okurut and the Permanent Secretary Dombo during the event.Photo by Ronald Kabuubi/KMA Updates. This handover Ceremony was presided over by Prime Minister Rt Hon Robinah Nabbanja. “I would like to thank H.E for giving me this Opportunity to serve the People of Uganda for this long”. I promise to always be available  whenever Iam called upon to advise. Iam just a call away.I just want to wish my Sister Hon Justine Lumumba, the very best as you ta...
Dr Rugunda hands Over Office to Rt.Hon Nabbanja

Dr Rugunda hands Over Office to Rt.Hon Nabbanja

AFRICA, DIPLOMACY, Diplomats, EALA, EAST AFRICA, GOVERNMENT, HUMAN INTEREST STORIES, INTERNATIONAL, INTERNET, KAMPALA, Ministry Of Finance,planning and Economic Development, Office Of the Prime Minister, Twitter, UGANDA
Kampala,Uganda: Dr. Ruhakana Rugunda,Uganda’s  Prime Minister Emeritus has officially handed over  Office to new  Prime Minister Rt. Hon. Robinah Nabbanja. Rt. Hon.Dr Ruhakana Rugunda hands over instruments of Power to the new Prime Minister Rt Hon. Robinah Nabbanja.Photo by Ronald Kabuubi/KMA Updates. The function took place in the morning of Tuesday athe Office Of the Prime Minister. Dr Rugunda who is now the Special Envoy for Special Duties in the Office of the President said, New Prime Minister Prime Minister Rt Hon. Robinah Nabbanja hands instruments of Power to the acting Permanent Secretary Mr Dombo after receiving them from Rt. Hon.Dr Ruhakana Rugunda .Photo by Ronald Kabuubi/KMA Updates. “I congratulate Rt. Hon. Robinah Nabbanja the incoming Prime Minister of...
PSFU bosss Gideon Bagadawa passes on

PSFU bosss Gideon Bagadawa passes on

AFRICA, Business, EAST AFRICA, GOVERNMENT, INTERNATIONAL, INTERNET, KAMPALA, WORLD
The Board, Managehment and Staff of the Private Sector Foundation of Uganda (PSFU), with deep sorrow regret to announce the untimely death of their Executive Director, Mr. Gideon Badagawa, who passed away this morning Monday June 21st, 2021, in Mulago Hospital. His wife, Mrs. Susan Birungi Badagawa has also been battling for her life alongside her husband in hospital and only last week lost her father to Covid 19. Signed: Dr. Elly Karuhanga, Chairman Board of Directors.
UGANDA: Police carries out operation on COVID 19 Vaccin sales

UGANDA: Police carries out operation on COVID 19 Vaccin sales

AFRICA, COVID-19, CRIME, CRISIS, KAMPALA, UGANDA, VACCINE
Press statement The Police at Nansana yesterday 17th/06/21 carried out an operation at Brocch Medical services, a clinic in Gganda Wakiso district at around 5pm.This operation was as a result of information from locals, who informed the police that trucks had parked at the clinic and drugs were being off loaded and put in other vehicles . The police led by the OC CID Nansana responded and they were able to recover drugs on a parked Tipper vehicle.The drugs recovered were marked Joint Medical Stores Nsambya, USAID and other with logs "Uganda government not for sale".Patience Kilenzi, a nurse in the clinic, was arrested and she is detained at Nansana Police Station.We have also impounded motor vehicle UAP 088P as investigations continue.The police have left the clinic under guard as w...
Kampala Lord Mayor re-appoints Doreen Nyanjura as his Deputy.

Kampala Lord Mayor re-appoints Doreen Nyanjura as his Deputy.

AFRICA, EAST AFRICA, HUMAN INTEREST STORIES, INTERNATIONAL, KAMPALA, KCCA, UGANDA, WORLD
Kampala,Uganda With extremely great pleasure, i wish to officially inform all gallant Ugandans of my appointment by the Lord Mayor of Kampala City His Worship Erias Lukwago as Minister for Health, Education, Sports and Environment of KCCA and took Oath today. With effect from today 16th June 2021 , am the political head of the affairs of the directorates of Education and Social Services, Sports and Public Health & Environment of KCCA. I'm deeply grateful to my appointing authority the Lord Mayor of Kampala City for entrusting me with this highly demanding public office in areas of Health, Education, Sports and Environment which am greatly passionate about, I pledge allegiance and impartiality for the common good of all people of Kampala irrespective of their socio-economic ...
Oxygen crisis: Uganda gets Shs 25bn to install 7 plants

Oxygen crisis: Uganda gets Shs 25bn to install 7 plants

COVID-19, HEALTH, KAMPALA, UGANDA, World Health Organization
The ministry of Health has received US$ 7million about Shs 25billion from the Global Fund to install seven oxygen plants across the country. Eng. George Otim, commissioner of health infrastructure in the Health Ministry, says they will install the oxygen plants in Mbarara, Hoima, Fort Portal, Kampala, Mbale, Lira and Arua. He said the plants will be installed near the old ones at the respective regional hospitals while the one for Kampala will be set up in Wabigalo. The one in Kampala will serve facilities such as Entebbe hospital in Central region and will generate 300 oxygen cylinders per day. The remaining plants will generate 200 cylinders for the regional hospitals and facilities across Uganda. Eng. Otim said the seven plants will generate 2,000 oxygen cylinders per day....
Nubian Li, Eddy Mutwe and 16 Political Prisoners Finally Released on Bail

Nubian Li, Eddy Mutwe and 16 Political Prisoners Finally Released on Bail

ADVOCACY, AFRICA, EAST AFRICA, KAMPALA, PAN AFRICA, POLITICS, UGANDA, UPDF
The general court martial has released political prisoners Nubian Li, Eddie Mutwe, Dan Magic and 15 other members of the National Unity Platform (NUP) who were arrested in Kalangala last year during Robert Kyagulanyi alias Bobi Wine’s campaign trail. The 18 members have been set free on Monday as confirmed from NUP spokesperson Joel Ssenyonyi who said in a Facebook post that; “Nubian Li, Eddie Mutwe, Dan Magic and the rest of the reamining team members who were arrested in Kalangala last year have all been released on bail. While this is a sigh of relief, we still have to press on in demanding for the release of all political prisoners held in different prisons across the country. Welcome back comrades.” Last month, the General Court Martial granted bail to 17 supporters of N...
Kagole Kivumbi dead

Kagole Kivumbi dead

EAST AFRICA, KAMPALA, Parliament, UGANDA, Uganda Law Society
*Death Announcement* The Judiciary with deep sorrow announces the sudden death of its *immediate former Permanent Secretary/Secretary to the Judiciary, Mr Kagole Expedito Kivumbi*, which has just occurred at Le Memorial Medical Services at Kitiko-Lubowa, Kigo Road. He was admitted at the facility one week ago. The Judiciary is working closely with the family to coordinate the funeral arrangements, and they’ll be communicated subsequently. _*May His Soul Rest in Eternal Peace*_
CDF Gen. David Muhoozi appointed Minister

CDF Gen. David Muhoozi appointed Minister

AFRICA, EAST AFRICA, KAMPALA, PAN AFRICA, POLITICS, Security, UGANDA, UPDF
Gen David Muhoozi who has been the Chief of Defense Forces (PHOTO/Courtesy). KAMPALA, Uganda – President Yoweri Museveni has taken Gen David Muhoozi out of the Chief of Defence Forces (CDF) office and appointed him as the new State Minister for Internal Affairs. Gen Muhoozi has been in the office for only four years after taking over from Gen Katumba Wamala in 2017. The pending approval list by Parliament has seen Gen Muhoozi replacing Mario Kania Obiga who has served in the position for five years. About Gen David Muhoozi He joined the army in 1985 and has served as a defence counsel at the General Court Martial in Makindye before being transferred to the Chieftaincy of Military Intelligence (CMI), as Staff Officer General Duties, serving in that role for four years. Ov...
error: Content is protected !!