THE KILLER OF RAFIKI, Uganda’s Rare SILVERBACK Mountain Gorilla, Jailed 11 Years

By DailyNewsUG Tourism Correspondent The killer of one of Uganda’s best known mountain gorillas, Rafiki, has been jailed for 11 years. Felix Byamukama pleaded guilty to illegally entering a protected area and killing a gorilla.On June 1, 2020, Rafiki, the rare silverback mountain gorrilla belonging to Nkuringo group was reported missing. However, after intense search and rescue efforts, his body was recovered in Hakato area inside Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. Court heard that Byamukama, a resident of Murole village, Nteko Parish, Nyabwishenya Sub County, Kisoro District was arrested on June…

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“University Admission Process Open” – Higher Education Minister

By DailyNewsUG Education Correspondent The Minister of State for Higher Education, Hon. John Chrysostom Muyingo has assured Parliament that the students intending to join university on private sponsorship will have to access the application forms. Muyingo was responding to a matter of national importance that was raised by Kilak North MP, Hon. Anthony Akol who said that some students were still under lockdown and had not accessed the application forms. Akol said that some students in his district of Amuru were not aware of the procedures of applying to universities…

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“Cash Madam” Dorothy Shonga facing LIFE: Charged with Money Laundering & Fraud

By DailyNewsUG Correspondent, Police have arrested Entrepreneur and Socialist Dorothy Shonga, who owns D.C Brand Cloud, a local branding and marketing company, popularly known as ‘Cash-Madam’ after being implicated in bootleg deals at Malawi Energy Regulatory Authority (MERA). Police arrested Shonga on Tuesday following investigations that she was given a contract of supplying golf shirts. Socialite and “self-made” multi-millionaire Dorothy Shonga is facing a potential life sentence if found guilty having been charged with money laundering and fraud this morning over the MERAgate scandal together with her partner, Collins Magalasi.…

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Covid19 PARTY: Tycoon SK Mbuga Out on Police Bond

By DailyNewsUG Gossip Correspondent BIRTHDAY DURING A PANDEMIC: Socialite Sulaiman Kabangala alias SK Mbuga has been released on police bond following his arrest days ago on charges with negligence over a party that he threw for his baby mama Viviane Mbuga Chebet on her birthday. Police said on Monday that the city tycoon had been detained at Kabalagala Police Station after being charged with “neglect act likely to spread an infection of a disease” over a party that he threw at his Buziga residence that was violating the Covid-19 Pandemic…

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ANALYSIS: What is it that Ethiopia & Egypt are exactly Sparring Over?

Two of Africa’s historical nations are capable of achieving a tremendous deal By DailyNewsUG Regional Correspondent, Endris Mekonnen Faris|Regional powers on their respective turfs, the increasing bellicosity between Addis Ababa and Cairo has been affecting both countries adversely in multiple ways. They should be encouraged to carry on the African Union’s (AU) proceeding course and a tremendous deal is achievable by pushing the UN, the World Bank and US President Donald Trump’s mediation out of the equation, the author of “The Art of The Deal.” Endris Mekonnen Faris   |25.07.2020…

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