Panic As Costa Catches Fire Near Makerere Small Gate

Business along Sir Apollo Kagwa road came to a stand still yesterday evening after a Costa registration number UAN 559X started burning while moving slowly in jam near Makerere small gate.

The unfortunate incident took place at around 8pm and dozens of passengers were seen flying for their lives causing the jam to even last longer. This attracted hundreds of people who gathered around the vehicle in shock.

No lives were lost.

Amasiinya: Most Preferred Meal In Kalangala

When some people hear about Kalangala District, the first thing to come to their minds is a picture of a group of people staying on an isolated water-logged part of Uganda.

But a visit to Kalangala will not only force you to drop your stereotypes about the people on the island, but also make you feel like frequenting your visits to the place, simply because of their rare, most preferred delicious meal - amasiinya!

Amasiinya is a Lussese name given to red beetles also known as edible palm weevils.

One Dies In Ambulance As Roads Get Closed To Give Museveni Way


One person reportedly died in an ambulance after all roads around Clock Tower were blocked to give way to Museveni motorcade.

The ambulance was coming from the side of Kansanga-Ggaba road heading to Mulago national referral hospital last Friday. The dead couldn’t be identified by press time, but the news was broken by the relatives that were in the hospital wagon.

It was later reported by traffic police that Museveni was going to attend the launch of the cars and motorcycle washers' Sacco in Katanga - a suburb in Kampala.