rock

NEMA bans the public use of Karuma hard core

By Moses Kindadi National Environment management Authority has banned Chinese contractors Sino Hydro from giving away the high quality rock that was extracted under ground...
medical

Medical interns call off their strike

By Deo Wasswa Medical  interns have called off their strike after receiving their allowances which they were demanding from the government. The interns went on...
high

New Kampala-Jinja express highway to cost US $ 1bn

By Deo Wasswa The government has launched procurement processes for Kampala-Jinja Express high way project. The project due to commence next year, will cost US $...
W4W

Women 4 Women awards slated for June

By Gloria Nakiyimba  “We should be promoting and supporting our female colleagues all around the world, to be able to bring out the potential women...
bail

Kamoga denied bail

By Sania Babirye The Court of Appeal  led by  Justice Christopher Madrama has denied to grant bail to the convicted and jailed former Tabliq muslim...
prisoner

Convict shot dead as he escapes from prison

By Robert Ssegawa A prisoner has been shot dead as he attempted to escape from  Tirinyi government prison  in Kibuuku district . Bukedea region police...
late coming

Late coming officials halted from accessing offices at Kabale District headquarters

By Moses Kidandi Patrick Besigye Keihwa, the Kabale District LC5 Chairman has launched an operation aimed at cracking down laziness  and late-coming among  district workers....
rice

Ugandan rice farmers demand protection against cheap imported rice

By Deo Wasswa Rice farmers in Eastern and Northern Uganda through their association, Rice Association of Uganda have petitioned the 10th parliament to remove the...
cathey

Late Aronda’s widow appears before lands committe

By Sania Babirye The widow to the former minister of Internal affairs Gen. Aronda Nyakayirima has today honored the summons by the commission of inquiry...
compensation

President’s office distances itself from minister Amongi’s claims about compensation

By Sania Babirye The troubled Lands Minister Betty Amongi has been disowned by the office of the president in relation to withdrawing huge sums of...
kilembe

Government reposes Kilembe Mines, Hima Tibet company sues

Uganda People’s Defense Forces-UPDF has taken over the security of Kilembe Mines in Kasese district. The Kasese Deputy Resident District Commissioner, Aminadab Muhindo, says UPDF...
jamwa

Jamwa’s bail ruling expected today

By Sania Babirye The Supreme Court is this morning expected to rule on the bail application filed by the convicted and jailed former NSSF managing...
cholera

WHO pledges to help Ministry of health fight cholera

By Daudi Zirimala The World Health Organization (WHO), has pledged its support to ministry of health to encounter the outbreak of Cholera in country most...
pr

Police holds pastor for kidnap

By Robert Ssegawa   Police in Kampala are  holding 32 year old pastor from Buikwe district in connection with  kidnap and murder of 19 year...

Lands minister Amongi continues to be quizzed by the lands committee

The Land Probe has tasked lands Minister Betty Amongi to explain circumstances under which her company acquired possession of four lucrative government properties in Kampala....
gutti

Army court orders CMI to handle case of Rwandese Nationals kidnap

By Sania Babirye The army court sitting in Makindye has ordered the Chieftaincy  Military intelligence (CMI) to  expidite investigations in a case in which  Seven...
jim

Jim Muhwezi seeks high court orders to block eviction

By Sania Babirye Former Health minister Rt.  Maj. General Jim Muhwezi has gone  to the High court  seeking orders  to block his eviction from land in...
chris

Singer Chris Evans beaten to near death

Unidentified thugs have attacked local music artist, Chris Evans Kaweesi and made off with his vehicle registration number UAZ 399J. The thugs attacked Chris Evans...
kitata

Kitata’s plea to leave jail hangs in balance

By Sania Babirye The leader of  the now defunct Boda-Boda 2010  Abdallah Kitata will have to wait a little Longer to see if he might get a...
paul

Opposition asks government to construct new labs for UNBS

By Robert Segawa The opposition Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) has urged the government allocate more funds to Uganda National Bureau of Standards (UNBS) to...
putin

Vladimir Putin inaugurated for a forth term following 70% win in Russian elections

Vladimir Putin was sworn in for another six years as Russian president on Monday, buoyed by popular support but weighed down too by a costly...
chibita

Chibita drops treason charges against Muslim suspects

By Sania Babirye The Director of Public Prosecutions Mike Chibita has dropped Treason charges against 19 Muslim suspects who have been on remanded  at Luzira...
Lutaya

Lutaya released after he agreed to pay 35.5M in court

By Sania Babirye The Jinja high court judge Eva Luswata has set free journalist  Simon Muyanga Lutaya after signing an agreement that he will pay...
boda

KCCA needs 800M to streamline the bodaboda industry

Kampala Capital City Authority-KCCA is seeking Shillings 800million to organize the boda boda industry in the city. The State Minister for Kampala Affairs, Benny Namugwanya disclosed...
amongi

Lands minister Amongi accused of grabbing land

By Sania Babirye An Indian Family has dragged the minister of Lands Betty Amongi to the Land probe commission accusing her of using her position...
freedom

Uganda journalist decry declining press freedom

Media practitioners say media space in Uganda has been reducing despite good laws in support of press freedom. The concern comes as Uganda joins the...
sevo

UPDF evicts herdsmen off oil refinery land

Uganda People’s Defense Forces-UPDF has taken control of the oil refinery land in Kabaale parish Buseruka Sub County in Hoima district. It follows a directive...
kamoga

Kamoga’s bail hearing date set

By Sania Babirye The Court of Appeal has set 18th of May 2018 to rule on the bail application filed by the convicted a d...
IMAG3405

Parliament closes in on government officials asking favors from investors

By Edwin Muhumuza Members of parliament have called for the streamlining and publication of all incentives and benefits  of investors in the ongoing amendments to...
tokosa

The Tokosa food festival back, bigger and better

By Wasswa Deo Grace Villa, a community based organization in Kabale that support disadvantaged girls will be benefiting from all collections that will be made...
basajja

Court orders Basajjabalaba trial

By  Sania Babirye City businessman Hassan Basajjabala  together with his brother Muzamir Basajjabalaba have been  ordered to be tried on their  corruption case that had...
chopper

UPF procures choppers worth 88 Billion UGX

Uganda Police Force has acquired two more helicopters and a fixed wing aircraft from Italy. The purchase of the two engine helicopters at the tune...