herbert

Stolen baby recovered by police flying squad

By Robert Ssegawa Flying squad unit of police has recovered a four month baby who stolen from her mother by her ex boy friend. Bitamazire Atura...
sugar

Minister Amelia Kyambadde presents bill to manage Sugar industry

Trade Minister Amelia Kyambadde has presented a bill to regulate the sugar industry with a view of meeting domestic, regional and international sugar requirements. Currently,...
Give local people first priority- His Royal Highness

Give local people first priority- His Royal Highness

By Wasswa Deo The cultural leader of Adhola, His Royal Highness Moses Steven Owor has urged investors to give local people first priority while offering employment. Owor...
Uganda wins award in managing laboratory medicine

Uganda wins award in managing laboratory medicine

By Moses Kidandi Uganda has announced it will stop transferring test samples to foreign country for laboratory diagnostics and surveillance. This comes after Uganda achieved the...
UGANDA DENIES SUPPORTING M23 REBELS.

UGANDA DENIES SUPPORTING M23 REBELS.

By Moses Kidandi The Government has denied supporting and having military links with m23 rebels. This follows a recent incident where four vehicles were intercepted carrying...
Police recovers stolen baby.

Police recovers stolen baby.

By Robert Segawa Flying squad department of police has recovered a 4 month baby who was stolen from her mother by her ex-boyfriend. The recovered...
jammeh

Gambia’s Yahya Jammeh accepts to handover power and go to exile

Barely a few hours before his mandate expires, President Yahya Jammeh of the Gambia is reported to have accepted a last-minute deal to relinquish power...
bird-flu

Health officials monitoring twenty patients after presenting birdflu signs

By Charles Kizindo Lule Twenty patients in Bussi and Butembe islands on Lake Victoria are being monitored by health specialists after presenting symptoms of the...
Winter on fire

Fire brigade arrives without water to put off fire causing huge losses in Mukono fire

By Robert Ssegawa Fire has gutted several buildings and kiosks in Kitega village Mukono district destroying property worth millions of shillings. The Residents district commission...
bushes

George W Bush and his wife admitted to hospital due to respiratory problems

George HW Bush has been admitted to an intensive care unit and his wife, Barbara, was hospitalized as a precaution, according to his spokesman. The...
busoga

NCHE revokes license from Busoga University, nullifies more than 1000 degrees

There is panic among students at Busoga University following the withdrawal of its operational license. In December 2016, the National Council for Higher Education-NCHE revoked...
italy

Italy suffers an earthquake months after a fatal earthquake in August 2016

An earthquake has struck Italy, shaking buildings in Rome and Florence just months after almost 300 people were killed in one of the worst disasters in...
MAKERERE AND MUBS UNIVERSITIES IN FRESH WRANGLES

MAKERERE AND MUBS UNIVERSITIES IN FRESH WRANGLES

By Moses Kidandi Makerere university is in yet a fresh wrangle with its sister institution Makerere University Business school over the introduction of a new...
President Museveni says Shs. 6 billion ‘handshake’ was deliberate

President Museveni says Shs. 6 billion ‘handshake’ was deliberate

By Moses Kidandi President Yoweri Museveni has revealed to the National Resistance Movement (NRM) Caucus that the Shs.6 billion that was given to a group...
DP to pay Shs500000 for every goal.

DP to pay Shs500000 for every goal.

By Robert Segawa Opposition Democratic Party (DP) in support of the Uganda Cranes Team has pledged to pay half a million shillings for every goal...
CHIEF JUSTICE SWEARS IN NEW ELECTORAL COMMISION

CHIEF JUSTICE SWEARS IN NEW ELECTORAL COMMISION

By Moses Kidandi The new Electoral commission has been sworn in at the high court. The commission is composed of Justice Simon Mugenyi Byabakama, Hajat...
soccer

UBC fails to raise 2Bn for Afcon broadcasting rights

Football fans and sports lovers are disappointed over the failure by Uganda Broadcasting Corporation-UBC to broadcast the Africa Cup of Nations-AFCON 2017 that is ongoing...
Two companies to lose their license.

Two companies to lose their license.

By Deo Wasswa Uganda National Health User’s/consumer’s organization, A local Health rights organization, is calling the ministry of trade to withdraw it’s of six tobacco companies...
Besigye asks AU to join his struggle.

Besigye asks AU to join his struggle.

By Sania Babirye Former Presidential Candidate Dr.Kiiza Besigye   has appealed to the African Union to join his struggle to oust president Museveni from power...
Busoga University in court.

Busoga University in court.

By Sania Babirye Busoga University has run to court trying to block the National Council for Higher Education from revoking its Education License. The council...
FDC sets a warning.

FDC sets a warning.

By Robert Ssegawa Opposition Forum for Democratic change has warned that the continued disrespect of court by the police could lead to mob justice. This...
snuka

WWE Legend “Superfly” Snuka dies at 73

WWE legend Jimmy “Superfly” Snuka, who had been battling stomach cancer, died Sunday. He was 73. Snuka’s daughter shared the news of her father’s passing...
GOVERNMENT TEAMS DISPATCHED TO STUDY THE EFFECT OF AVIAN INFLUENZA OUTBREAK.

GOVERNMENT TEAMS DISPATCHED TO STUDY THE EFFECT OF AVIAN INFLUENZA OUTBREAK.

By Moses Kidandi The National Task Force made of both human and animal experts from government, agencies and NGO has started studying the new cases of...
GOVERNMENT TO FLAG OFF THE DISTRIBUTION OF MOSQUITO NETS

GOVERNMENT TO FLAG OFF THE DISTRIBUTION OF MOSQUITO NETS

By Moses Kidandi The Ministry of Health is set to flag off district and sub-county supervisors to districts that are set to receive mosquito Nets....
Museveni warns against foreign intervention in Africa.

Museveni warns against foreign intervention in Africa.

By Moses Kidandi President Yoweri Museveni has called on African countries to oppose foreign intervention in the continent if it lacks approval of appropriate and...
Two cases of bird flu have been recorded.

Two cases of bird flu have been recorded.

By Robert Segawa The Ministry of agriculture has announced an outbreak of the Avian Influenza in Uganda-a disease that affects birds and human beings. According...
bail

Mumbere released on non cash bail of 100million UGX

Rwenzururu King Charles Wesley Mumbere has been granted bail. Jinja High Court Judge Eva Luswata said Mumbere does not have any history of jumping bail...
janet

Budget cuts will call for sacrifice from education sector players says Janet Museveni

Education minister Janet Museveni has told officials in her ministry to brave for tough financial times ahead of the anticipated budgetary cuts next financial year....
Brigadier Proscovia promoted, Col Paddy and Col Kulayigye replaced.

Brig Proscovia promoted, Col Paddy and Col Kulayigye replaced.

By Robert Segawa The commander in chief Gen Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has made changes in UPDF and promoted senior army officers. In new changes Col Paddy...
ple

PLE results out, Minister Janet Museveni highlights on amending UNEB act

By MOSES KIDANDI Results of last year’s primary leaving examinations have been released . They  show a significant increase in general performance compared to the...
Amend the Animal Welfare Act- Veterinary doctors

Amend the Animal Welfare Act- Veterinary doctors

By Deo Wasswa Veterinary doctors in the country are calling on parliament to amend the Animal Welfare Act to ensure animal rights are observed. Dr. ...
money

Stolen Gulu youth fund worth 200 Million Ugx recovered from top official

Gulu district has recovered more than Shillings 200 million that was swindled from the Youth Livelihood Project-YLP by a top official. The money is part...