PM Mzee Ruhakana Rugunda in Self-Isolation as Colleagues Test COVID19 +VE

By DailyNewsUG Health Correspondent Prime Minister Ruhakana Rugunda has gone into isolation after some of the people he was in contact with tested positive for Covid-19. RUGUNDA: Uganda’s Servant Current and Previous roles Prime Minister Minister of Information Minister of Internal Affairs Minister of Health Minister of Foreign Affairs Minister of Information and Communication Technology Minister of Works, Transport & Communication Minister of Water, Lands & the Environment[2] Commissioner for Animal Industry, Game and Fisheries Chairman of NRM Electoral Commission Member of Parliament for Kabale Municipality and President of the…

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Ugandan Beauty Anita Fabiola’s Fiancée SPOILS Her with a Surprise Ugx 210mn ($56,000) RANGE ROVER VELOR

By DailyNewsUG Correspondent The ravishing and beautiful Anita Fabiola, a renowned socialite and TV presenter who rose to fame while hosting the ‘Be My Date’ show on Nation Media’s NTV Uganda is having the best month of 2020 the year of Covid, after her new boyfriend Mark Ronald dashed her a lovely surprise. The gentleman with class gifted her with a brand new Mercedes Benz; he has now paraded off a brand new Range Rover Velor worth $56,300 which is 212,055,639 Ugandan Shillings. Anita Fabiolas’ story is that of a…

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POT OF GOLD: Ministry Of Health Marijuana Growing Licencing marred with Bias & Preferential Treatment

By DailyNewsUG Correspondent, In April 2020, a Kasese-based medical marijuana dealer- the Industrial Hemp (U) Ltd used Turkish Airlines in the middle of the night to spirit 250Kgs of Medicinal Marijuana to Tel Aviv Israel. This incognito transaction triggered lots of questions from a multitude of Investors who have applied for licences from the Ministry of Health to enable them commence Marijuana Farming. The Health minister, Dr. Jane Ruth Aceng, who has been leading the fight against coronavirus, is currently with more than 100 bids from companies and individuals seeking…

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The Illegality of Ministry of Education Directive on Private Schools Wages

By Isaac Ssemakadde On 18 May 2020 Mr Alex Kakooza, the ministry of education and sports permanent secretary, issued a directive for all directors and heads of education institutions to pay teachers and other staff their full salaries during the Covid-19 lockdown that started on 18 March 2020 with the closure of all education institutions. The ministry cited its guidelines for staff employment in private schools and institutions which provide, among others, that school management shall pay fulltime staff during both school term and school holiday. It argued that despite…

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AfDB Battles: Targeting an African Man or an African Bank?

By AGGREY MUTAMBOMore by this Author Dr Akinwumi Adesina was probably more known for working with rural agricultural communities than scandal. Now, as President of the African Development Bank (AfDB), he may be punch ball of a global political agenda pitting the US against African leaders, and maybe China. Since last month, Dr Adesina has been fighting allegations of inappropriate acts that could ruin his career and roil a near-certain unopposed re-election this August. But his stay, or going, could punctuate relations between Africa and the US. On Tuesday, some…

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Former Lesotho First Lady Arrested for Killing of Husband’s Ex-Wife

By DailyNewsUG Correspondent, Maesaiah Thabane, wife of former PM Thomas Thabane, transferred to correctional facility after court revoked her bail. Police in Lesotho have arrested the country’s former first lady over the 2017 murder of the then-estranged wife of recently resigned Prime Minister Thomas Thabane. Maesaiah Thabane, who was out on bail, is suspected of orchestrating the shooting of Lipolelo Thabane in the capital, Maseru. Lesotho’s court of appeal last week revoked her bail on suspicion that the procedure was not followed correctly and ordered her rearrest. On Wednesday, Maesaiah…

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KCCA Unveils Artists Renderings for Old Taxi Park

By DailyNewsUG Correspondent, Work on rebuilding the Old Taxi park is in high gear, with excavation work ongoing as KCCA is engaging different stakeholders on the future of the transport hub. KCCA Strategy for the City-Register Boda Bodas and Taxis operating in the City-Creating a digital data base of those operating in the City-Gazette Parks, stages, routes and stops for taxis and Boda Bodas-Introduce route numbers and rout colors for all the taxis-Identification of drivers/riders to include uniforms and badges-Introduce scheduled Bus services / Boda Boda free Zone within CBD-Support…

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