Student conned in Makerere University admission scam

An administrator at Makerere University is in spotlight for allegedly conning a student to help him with irregular admission into the university.

Elias Nuwagaba, the custodian of the main administration block, reportedly convinced the student that he would help him secure admission for a course in Medicine and Surgery at a fee of Shs 8m.

Bukedde newspaper pinned number one enemy to Buganda Kingdom

A newly released document by Noah Kiyimba the minister of Information in Buganda has pinned Bukedde as a number one enemy of the kingdom for circulating biased and inaccurate information.

The document issued out on October 18, titled "Ekiwandiiko Ekitongole ku Nkola y'ettoffaali" (an official statement about the importance of Ettoffaali) was responding to a story published by a Bukedde newspaper on  October 17

The newspaper had a front page heading reading "Kabaka Aweze Okusonda Ettoffaali".  This meant that Kabaka had suspended the collection of ettoffaali in Buganda.

Makerere Guild Boss Speaks Out On Minister's Resignation

Makerere University guild president Roy Ssembogga, has today morning said the news of Yosam Bagumirabingi's resignation as minister of Research and Computer Technology is still rumours to him.

" As the person in charge of appointments and reshuffles, I haven't been served with a copy of the resignation." Ssemboga said.

He further explained that if at all he is served with this letter, he will announce the position of his government on this.

" I will cross the bridge when I reach there, he added.