fire

Katikamu SDA dormitory burns, one student injured

One student at Katikamu SDA church escaped with severe injuries after fire gutted school dormitory of Senior three East class on Friday morning. Paul Kangave...
probono

Uganda law society offering free services today

The public has been urged to take advantage of the free legal  services offered by the Uganda Law Society. The call was made by the...
police

HIV/AIDS burden declines in Uganda Police Force

Uganda Police has made a significant achievement in addressing HIV/AIDS burden among the police officers country wide. During the police HIV/AIDS program established some years...
court

Human Rights defenders demand that Kayihura be produced in court

Human Rights organizations demand that the Uganda Peaple’s Defense Force as a matter of urgency to produce the arrested people before the competent courts of...
DNA

DNA results point to kidnappers who have been in custody

The Government has announced that tests carried out on several bodies of women killed and in a series of reported kidnaps have matched those of...
jj

Internal affairs minister summons IGP over MP Nambooze

The Inspector General of police, Martin Ochola has been summoned to the ministry of internal affairs to explain the continued detention of suspects beyond 48...
strike

Nurses threaten to strike

By Patricia Osman Nurses under their umbrella body of the Uganda nurses and midwives union are threatening industrial action next week if the government doesn’t...
uber

Uber introduces new safety policy

By Patricia Osman Uber has introduced a new hour’s policy for driver-partners across Sub-Saharan Africa, including Uganda to help enhance driver and passenger safety. Aaron Tindiseega, Country...
orient

Orient bank launches new mobile banking app

By Patricia Osman Orient Bank Uganda Limited has a revolutionary mobile banking application, FastPay which allows convenient  account opening from wherever one is with just...
nfa

NFA demands for special environment courts

By Robert Segawa National Forests Authority wants government to put in place a special court to handle cases related to environmental cases.  This was disclosed...
sempala

Buganda caucus to oppose land amendment bill

By Daudi Zirimala The Makindye Municipality legislator, Ssempala Kigozi says they foiled the planned deal by government to bribe members of parliament to pass the...
kasaija

Finance minister warns against corrupt procurement officers

By Deo Wasswa The minister of Finance, Planning and Economic development Matia Kasaija says government is going to blacklist individual procurement officers found engaging in...
cosase

Government officials shun civil society meeting

By Deo Wasswa Members of civil society organization have expressed disappointment against Members of Parliament on COSASE committee and other government officials from government departments...
mao

Opposition displeased with EC decision to leave civil servants out of LC elections

By Robert Segawa The opposition Democratic party have expressed dismay over electoral commission’s move to halt all civil servants from participating in the forth coming...
semujju

Opposition demand a commission of inquiry be put to investigate Kayihura

By Robert Segawa Opposition Forum for Democratic Change says president Museveni should institute a commission of inquiry to investigate former Inspector General of police Gen...
ochola

IGP Okoth orders for a Police head count

By Robert Segawa The inspector General of police, Okoth Martin Ochola has ordered for head count in Uganda police force to commence on 18th-June-2018 across...
entebbe

Kampala-Entebbe express highway to be commissioned today

By Moses Kidandi President Yoweri Museveni is expected to commission the Kampala-Entebbe express way this afternoon at Mpala Toll Plaza . The US$ 476 million...
airtel

Airtel partners with Buganda Kingdom for the Masaza Cup

Airtel Uganda has has joined Buganda kingdom in this year’s season of the Masaza cup tournament . The the local football tournament  will kick off ...
glass

Court finds Kamyuka guilty of unintentionally killing colleague

By Sania Babirye High court justice Wilson Kwesiga has acquitted Kampala bussinesman Ivan Kamyuka of murdering his colleague Ahimbisibwe Johnnie at club Guvnor in Kampala...
vigilance

Football fans asked to be vigilant during the world cup season

By Robert Segawa The Uganda police has issued safety guidelines for security and traffic ahead of FIFA world Cup which starts on Thursday. Addressing the...
luwalira

Bishop Luwalira’s attacker charged with three counts

Herbert Kaddu who is  charged with   threatening to attack the Bishop of Namirembe Diocese Rt Rev Wilberforce Kityo Luwalira as he was giving the 2018 ...
kidnap

Woman kidnaps self, comes out after failing to get ransom

By Robert Segawa Police in Kampala is holding a wife of city prominent pastor for faking her own kidnap. Maria Tusubira a wife of Pastor...
mao

DP refutes NRM claims that opposition killed Abiriga

By Robert Segawa The  opposition Democratic Party (DP),  has dismissed talks within the ruling National Resistance Movement (NRM) and president Museveni for accusing the opposition...
electrcity

UNBS embarks on electricity meter verification

By Deo Wasswa Uganda National Bureau of standards has embarked on field operation to test and verify the accuracy of electricity meters to ensure that...
lukwago

Lukwago, Betty Kamya fail to agree outside court

By Sania Babirye The case between Kampala Lord Mayor Erias Lukwago and Kampala minister Betty Kamya  is to undergo a full trial after minister Kamya...
solomon

Banyoro gather for the Empango celebrations

By Moses Kidandi Hundreds of people from Bunyoro and other parts of the world have turned up in Hoima for the 24th anniversary celebrations of...
arua

Security tightens ahead of Abiriga’s burial

By Robert Segawa Security is tight in and outside Arua town municipality as military and police officers patrol this morning after residents turned riotous and...
fire

Dormitory collapses in a school fire

By Robert Segawa Police is investigating the circumstances under which fire gutted girl’s dormitory of Kiryokya Parents SS in Mityana district left property worth millions...
hubler

US Marines donate equipment to UPDF

By Gloria Nakiyimba The US Marines have donated equipment to the UPDF to complete engineering projects and enable more effective crisis response in the area....
igg

Mulyagonja new anti corruption unit is welcome to investigate corrution

The inspector general of the government Irene Mulyagonja says if there is any authority that can verify the wealth and assets of former director supervision...
tweheyo

Teacher’s Union boss lands new job in parallel anti corruption team

By Wasswa Deo President Yoweri Museveni has appointed parallel anti corruption team comprising of Former Uganda national teacher’s Union general secretary James Tweheyo, Ms. Martha...
cleaning

City mayors agree to improve sanitation in Kampala and neighboring towns

By Zirimala Daudi The alliance of Kampala Capital City Urban Division mayors and leaders from Mukono and Wakiso has come up with a plan intended...