Makerere: 4 Injured after Tree crashes Taxi

Makerere University students were left in shock when a tree fell hitting a waiting taxi that left four people injured at the institutions main gate.

The accident occurred at around 7pm on Saturday and left the taxi in pieces.

Eye witnesses account that the driver of the taxi sustained serious head injuries after attempts to escape from the falling tree.

Makerere Journalism Student Shines at Press photo Awards

With just a few months to his graduation, Makerere University journalism and communication student Badru Katumba’s passion for photojournalism is already paying off.

Katumba emerged the third runner up in the Daily Life category at Thursday’s Uganda Press Photo Awards (UPPA) ceremony held at the Uganda Museum in Kampala.  

The Road to 2016: Analysts, Politicians Speak Out

Dr. Kenneth Omona, the National Resistance Movement (NRM) Deputy Treasurer

Election periods are significant in determining any country's future but on contrary such times in Uganda have never been peaceful.  For instance, walk to work protests dogged  post 2011 elections as opposition led by Kizza Besigye went to streets demonstrating against the then hiking cost of living. However, government decoded it as a mean to overthrow it, hence using an iron hard to quash the demonstration.