MPs Pile More Pressure On State House Scholarships

[Observer] The Shs 20bn budget for State House scholarships should be controlled by the Higher Education Students’ Financing Board, which is established by an Act of Parliament to benefit students, the parliamentary committee on Equal Opportunities has…

[Observer] The Shs 20bn budget for State House scholarships should be controlled by the Higher Education Students' Financing Board, which is established by an Act of Parliament to benefit students, the parliamentary committee on Equal Opportunities has demanded.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

The Other Side of Kyadondo East By-Election

[Observer] Amidst the general excitement of voters and full glare of cameras capturing the by-election day events in Kyadondo East, JONATHAN KAMOGA traversed the constituency and looked out for some incidents people might have missed.

[Observer] Amidst the general excitement of voters and full glare of cameras capturing the by-election day events in Kyadondo East, JONATHAN KAMOGA traversed the constituency and looked out for some incidents people might have missed.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Bobi Wine – From the Ghetto to Parliament

[Observer] Robert Kyagulanyi aka Bobi Wine’s victory in the Kyadondo East by-election yesterday completed a remarkable transformation of the artiste, who years ago never imagined he would join politics.

[Observer] Robert Kyagulanyi aka Bobi Wine's victory in the Kyadondo East by-election yesterday completed a remarkable transformation of the artiste, who years ago never imagined he would join politics.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Bank of Uganda Orders Freezing of D9 Company Accounts in Banks

[Monitor] The Bank of Uganda has ordered with immediate effect the freezing of account of D9 Company operating in Uganda with characteristics of a pyramid scheme coordinated by Mr Magara Protus Smart.

[Monitor] The Bank of Uganda has ordered with immediate effect the freezing of account of D9 Company operating in Uganda with characteristics of a pyramid scheme coordinated by Mr Magara Protus Smart.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Ghetto Kids to Feature On Ellen Degeneres Show

[Monitor] The Ghetto Kids hit a new high when they became the first Ugandan performers to take stage at the Black Entertainment Television (BET) Awards. Their performance was hailed by Ugandans but the Ghetto Kids are not done yet. The group, which is …

[Monitor] The Ghetto Kids hit a new high when they became the first Ugandan performers to take stage at the Black Entertainment Television (BET) Awards. Their performance was hailed by Ugandans but the Ghetto Kids are not done yet. The group, which is still in USA has big plans ahead including appearing on The Ellen Degeneres show.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Retired Archbishop Nkoyooyo Returns Home

[Monitor] Entebbe/Kampala -A jolly mood surrounded Entebbe International Airport on Thursday shortly afternoon as friends and family sung religious hymns to welcome the retired Church of Uganda Archbishop Dr Livingstone Mpalanyi Nkoyoyo from hospital i…

[Monitor] Entebbe/Kampala -A jolly mood surrounded Entebbe International Airport on Thursday shortly afternoon as friends and family sung religious hymns to welcome the retired Church of Uganda Archbishop Dr Livingstone Mpalanyi Nkoyoyo from hospital in the United Kingdom

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Roasted Goat Testicles Leave One Man Richer, Others ‘More Virile’

[Observer] Never in my wildest imaginations did I ever think I would one day write about testicles. On a plate. As a snack or, rather, a booster of men’s sexual prowess.

[Observer] Never in my wildest imaginations did I ever think I would one day write about testicles. On a plate. As a snack or, rather, a booster of men's sexual prowess.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Arrests, Rigging Allegations Mar Kyadondo East Polls

[Observer] Police have fired live ammunition in Kasangati to stop angry residents from pursuing a vehicle, a Toyota Prado suspected of being used to ferry pre-ticked ballot papers in the ongoing Kyadondo East MP elections.

[Observer] Police have fired live ammunition in Kasangati to stop angry residents from pursuing a vehicle, a Toyota Prado suspected of being used to ferry pre-ticked ballot papers in the ongoing Kyadondo East MP elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda