UGANDA REPRESENTATIVE AT PAN AFRICAN PARLIAMENT ELECTED UNOPPOSED IN THE CONTINENTAL PARLIAMENT

UGANDA REPRESENTATIVE AT PAN AFRICAN PARLIAMENT ELECTED UNOPPOSED IN THE CONTINENTAL PARLIAMENT

By Alice Lubwama Uganda’s representative at the Pan African Parliament also Ssembabule Woman MP Anifa Bangirana Kawooya NRM,  has been elected unopposed as Vice-Chair of...
GOVERNMENT OFFICIALS FORGE ATTENDANCE LIST TO GET ALLOWANCES

GOVERNMENT OFFICIALS FORGED ATTENDANCE LIST TO GET ALLOWANCES

By Alice Lubwama As the parliamentary committee on commissions, statutory authorities and state enterprises concluded its investigations into the 6 billion shilling hand shake today,...
Lord Mayor has threatened to mobilize the residents in protest

Lord Mayor has threatened to mobilize the residents in protest

By Robert Segawa The Kampala lord Mayor Erias Lukwago has threatened to mobilize the residents in protest against the amendment the re-tabled Kampala Capital City...
Ambassador Malac, Snowden finds more freedom in Russia.

Ambassador Malac, Snowden finds more freedom in Russia.

By Ofwono Opondo, Government Spokesman Government of Uganda takes exception over a litany of negative and non-factual or conjured accusations by the US Ambassador Deborah...
FORMER MINISTER KABAKUMBA LOSES ELECTION PETITION

FORMER MINISTER KABAKUMBA LOSES ELECTION PETITION

By Sania Babirye The court of Appeal has overturned the decision by the Masindi High court that had nullified the election of Ernest Kiiza as...
NRMs BISHOP OKABE RETAINS SEAT

NRMs BISHOP OKABE RETAINS SEAT

By Sania Babirye The court of appeal has overturned the decision by the Soroti high court that had nullified the election of NRMs Serere County...
FDCs SIZOMU GERSHOM RABBI RETAINS SEAT

FDC’s SIZOMU GERSHOM RABBI RETAINS SEAT

By Sania Babirye FDC’s Sizomu Gershom Rabbi Wambedde has retained his Bungokho North Constituency seat in Mbale District. This after three court of appeal justices...
FDCs KANTINTI LOSES SEAT

FDCs KANTINTI LOSES SEAT

By Sania Babirye FDC’s Apollo Kantinti has lost his seat as MP for the Kyadondo East Constituency  after the court of appeal three justices led...
Mao speaks out

Mao speaks out

By Robert Segawa Following the suspension of DP vice president for Buganda region Betty Nambooze Bakireke, DP president Nobert Mao addressing the media at the...
GOVERNMENT WARNS RELIGIOUS LEADERS AGAINST MISLEADING THE PUBLIC.

GOVERNMENT WARNS RELIGIOUS LEADERS AGAINST MISLEADING THE PUBLIC.

By Moses Kidandi The Government has warned religious leaders against misleading the public with what they call Holy water or food with the hope of...
KABAKA DRAGGED TO COURT BY HIS SUBJECT

KABAKA DRAGGED TO COURT BY HIS SUBJECT

By Edwin Muhumuza The Kabaka of Buganda  Ronald Muwenda Mutebi 11 has been dragged to the Highcourt -Civil division  by his subject over his newly...
MPS GRILL GENDER MINISTER OVER LIFTING A BAN ON LABOR EXPORT TO MIDDLE EAST WITH OUT CONSULTING PARLIAMENT

MPS GRILL GENDER MINISTER OVER LIFTING A BAN ON LABOR EXPORT TO MIDDLE EAST WITH OUT CONSULTING PARLIAMENT

By Alice Lubwama Legislators on the committee of foreign affairs chaired by Bubulo west MP Rose Mutonyi have tasked the minister of gender Janet Mukwaya...
UPDF WITHDRAWS FROM THE CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC

UPDF WITHDRAWS FROM THE CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC

By Moses Kidandi The UPDF has begun withdrawing from the Central Africa Republic where it has since 2012 been part of the African Union Regional...
HON. ORYEM HENRY OKELLO CALLS ON JAPAN’S SUPPORT

Hon. Oryem Henry Okello calls on Japan for support

By Tukundane Yonna Minister of State for International Affairs Hon Oryem Henry Okello met with the Ambassador of Japan H.E. Kazuaki Kameda at the Ministry...
TEENAGE MOTHERS ASKS GOVERNMENT TO TAKE THEM BACK TO SCHOOL

TEENAGE MOTHERS ASKS GOVERNMENT TO TAKE THEM BACK TO SCHOOL

By Alice Lubwama A group of young girls some of which are teenage mothers  from different parts of the country led by Nabukenya Sofia  from...
FINANCE MINISTER EXPLAINS THE POSTPONEMENT OF THE LCI ELECTIONS.

FINANCE MINISTER EXPLAINS THE POSTPONEMENT OF THE LC1 ELECTIONS.

By Alice Lubwama The ministry of finance has explained the postponement of Local Council 1 elections that where scheduled for early this year. The directive...
PASSING THE NATIONAL BIOTECHNOLOGY AND BIO SAFETY BILL,2 012 LEAVES A LOT TO BE DESIRED-HUMAN RIGHTS ACTIVISTS.

PASSING THE NATIONAL BIOTECHNOLOGY AND BIO SAFETY BILL,2 012 LEAVES A LOT TO BE DESIRED-HUMAN RIGHTS ACTIVISTS.

By Edwin Muhumuza Human Rights Activists have raised concern regarding the human rights issues that arise from the National biotechnology and bio safety bill, 2012....
WORKERS THREATEN TO STRIKE OVER PENSION BILL

WORKERS THREATEN TO STRIKE OVER PENSION BILL

By Edwin Muhumuza Workers representatives have issued a 40 day ultimatum to Minister of Finance Hon.Matia Kasaija to withdraw the pension sector bill. The chairperson...
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STREAMLINE ANTI-TERRORISM LAW-PARLIAMENT URGED

By Edwin Muhumuza Parliament has been urged to stream line the anti-terrorism law. This was as officials from the financial intelligence authority appeared before the...
LORD MAYOR DEMAND’S 563.4MILLION SHILLINGS EMOLUMENTS AND SALARY ARREARS

LORD MAYOR DEMAND’S 563.4MILLION SHILLINGS EMOLUMENTS AND SALARY ARREARS

By Sania Babirye Kampala Lord Mayor Erias Lukwago drags Kampala Minister Beti Tirwomwe Kamya, the Executive Director Kampala Capital City Authority Jennifer Musisi, Attorney General and KCCA to the...
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ECOWAS issues an ultimatum to Jammeh to leave office before noon today

Mr Jammeh has been given until noon on Friday to leave office or be forced out by UN-backed regional forces. Troops have been told to...
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LC1 ELECTIONS HANG IN BALANCE

By Moses Kidandi The National Resitance Movement has proposed the amendment of the Electoral laws governing the LC1 Elections to include the Election of women...
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Black Monday campaign is back

By Deo Wasswa In a bid to strengthen the fight against theft of public resources in the New Year, Civil society organizations have announced a...
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Maj Gen David Muhoozi appointed the new CDF

The Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces and President of the Republic of Uganda, HE Yoweri Museveni has made appointments, transfers, and promotions in the Uganda...
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Gambian president of 22 years concedes to Adama Barrow

The Gambia’s president of 22 years Yahya Jammeh will be replaced by a property developer, Adama Barrow, after losing the general election. Mr Jammeh, who...
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Jacob Zuma survives a vote of no confidence for the third time

South Africa’s President Jacob Zuma burnished his credentials as the country’s political survivor-in-chief by avoiding a vote of no confidence in parliament on Thursday. It’s...
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Trump orders his supporters to stop harassing minorities

Donald Trump on Sunday told his supporters to stop harassing minorities, in his first televised sit-down interview since becoming President-elect. “I am so saddened to...
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New survey reveals MPs spent close to 25BN UGX in the recent elections

A new survey has revealed that close to 25 billion Shillings was spent by Members of Parliament during the just concluded parliamentary elections. The report...
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Melania Trump Copies Michelle Obama’s 2008 speech, diction too

The Donald Trump campaign on Tuesday denied allegations that Melania Trump plagiarized a Michelle Obama speech on the first night of the Republican National Convention,...
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The FDC shadow cabinet list out

The opposition Forum for Democratic Change-FDC party National Executive Committee-NEC has unveiled a thirty man shadow cabinet. The shadow cabinet comprises of 18 FDC party...
20162017 Budget of UgShs 26.3 trillion will in a moment be read.

2016/2017 Budget of UgShs 26.3 trillion will in a moment be read.

* Priority to national security, promotion of production and productivity through support to NAADS and value addition. *UgShs 0.8 Trillion Allocated to Agriculture Women Enterprise...
16 JUNIOR MINISTERS WERE DROPPED

16 JUNIOR MINISTERS WERE DROPPED

By Alice Lubwama. Those re-appointed include Irene Muloni minister for energy and Maj. Gen. Kahinda Otafire maintained as the minister for constitutional affairs, Matia Kasaija...