Cabinet of the Republic of Uganda

H.E Yoweri Museveni,the President of the Republic of Uganda made some changes in his cabinet. The Campus Times brings you the Cabinet of the Republic of Uganda as of 24th May 2013. Vice President – H.E Edward Kiwanuka Ssekandi 1. Rt. Hon. Prime Minister – AMAMA MBABAZI 2. 1st Deputy Prime Minister & Minister of Public […]

Iryn Namubiru was arrested in Tokyo, Japan

A popular Ugandan music artist, Iryn Namubiru was arrested in Tokyo, Japan last week. Namubiru was found in possession of drugs. She was arrested at Tokyo International Airport a few minutes after her arrival. Namubiru had travelled to Japan for a music concert at the Golden Holy Week. Ugandans who had gathered in thousands were […]

Gilbert Bukenya to stand for presidency

 Busiro North legislator, Gilbert Balibaseka Bukenya, who also served as Uganda Vice President from 2003 to 2011  declared that he will run against President Museveni in 2016. It will be the first time the National Resistance Movement party (NRM) calls a delegates’ conference to elect a presidential candidate. We have always been endorsing one person […]

2 years of cohabiting to be a lawful marriage

The Marriage and Divorce Bill is back in parliament for discussion and some sections are causing dust among MPs. The Bill provides that after two years of cohabiting, the relationship will be considered a lawful marriage. It also deals with widow inheritance and separation, but also outlaws demands for return of marriage gifts given as […]

Most MPs can't use ipads

The Uganda Parliament is planning to get MPs the latest version of iPads.  At a cost close to 3 million shillings for each ipad, the parliament will spend over 1b for all the 375 Legislators. The parliamentary commissioners say that the money for the ipads will be got from the Parliament’s budget for stationery since […]

UCC extends Sim Card Registration deadline.

UCC  executive Director  Patrick Mwesigwa  appeared in Parliament to highlight on the much awaited Sim block. The parliamentary committee on ICT  recommended that an extension be considered by UCC to allow better preparations by both Telecom companies and UCC to handle the exercise effectively. Mwesigwa says UCC will make an official communication on the next […]

Rest in peace Mzee Kaguta

Mzee Amos Kaguta, the father to the Ugandan President, H.E Yoweri K. Museveni died on Friday morning at the International Hospital Kampala. State House statement says Mzee Kaguta will be buried today on Sunday 24th February at Rwakitura, Nshwere in Kiruhura District. There will be a funeral service at the deceased’s family home before being laid […]