Pallaso accosted and stabbed in Johannesburg

Songwriter, producer, and videographer Pius Mayanja, brother of Jose Chameleone, better known as Pallaso, is recovering from injuries sustained from a stabbing in South Africa. According to a video shared by the Team Good Music singer, goons accosted him in Johannesburg as he was travelling with a friend on Wednesday,...

Ugandan General says people who claim poverty should be arrested

People who complain of poverty and have made it a frequent subject of conversation should be arrested, says Commander of Land Forces of Uganda, Lt. Gen. Peter Elwelu. While speaking during the belated National Resistance Movement anniversary in Kamuda Sub-county, Soroti District on Wednesday, Gen Elwelu said that there is...

Hold on oil squeezes economy in Uganda

Waste management firm EnviroServ runs a disciplined operation in Nyamasonga village, Bugahya county in Hoima district. At the entrance gate, The G4S security guard reminds visitors to wash their hands and drive slowly once they enter. Inside, men in blue overalls and reflector jackets with helmets make quick steps around...

Bad weather and election fever hits East African economies

Economist Razia Khan warns that locust invasion, excessive rainfall and political tensions in Tanzania and Uganda will negatively impact East African economies. While bumper agricultural production is tipped to be a key growth driver for Kenya, the locust menace has created a near-term uncertainty on the final harvest of the...