amelia

KCCA, arcade owner’s meeting with trade minister changes traders’ plot

By Robert Segawa Traders under Kampala City Traders Association ( KACITA) have asked members operating in city arcades to close the shops. The association through...
Ruth

Tumukunde demands that health minister Ruth Aceng resigns

By Sania Babirye 2021 presidential aspirant Lt Gen Henry Tumukunde says heath minister Dr.Ruth Aceng should resign for disregarding her own COVID-19 lock down standard...
malende

Tear gas and rubber bullets fired as Malende picks nomination forms

By Sania Babirye Tear gas and rubber bullets have been fired by police at the people power movement headquarters in Kamyokya as police tried to...
Parliament House of Uganda

MPs oppose guidelines to allow pregnant girls in school

By Alice Lubwama A section of lawmakers have opposed the guidelines being drafted by the ministry of Education to retain pregnant girls in schools saying...
kabs

Kabuleta’s case against electoral commission slated for hearing on 14th August

By Sania Babirye The Electoral commission has asked the High court to dismiss a case in which presidential aspirant and veteran journalist turned , preacher...
Swear in the Vice President- Ssemujju

FDC to petition EC over scientific campaigns violation by some politicians

By Sania Babirye Forum for Democratic change says it is going to petition the Uganda Electoral commission on what it says the continued violation of...
lilly

Uganda ranks 6th most popular African destination for international conferences

By Edwin Muhumuza Uganda has been ranked the sixth most popular destination in Africa for hosting international conferences and events in the 2019 statistics report...
impersonation

Man sent to jail for impersonation

By Sania Babirye A man who tried to extort UGX 100,000 from a bodaboda rider by pretending to be a police officer at Katwe police...
jail

Barber sent to jail for defiling 12 year old minor

By Sania Babirye An 18 year old man has been remanded at Sentema government prison for allegedly defiling a 12 year old girl. The suspect...
fuel

Man charged with theft of Ushs300M worth fuel granted bail

By Sania Babirye A man who stole fuel valued at over 300 millions shillings has been charged with theft. 27 year old Lubega Hebert a...
quarantine

Ministry of health accused for extending quarantine days illegally

By Sania Babirye Ugandans who were quarantined in a hotel in Makerere have accused the ministry of health of illegally extending their mandatory 14 days...
tegu

Four sent to jail over Tegu’s death

By Sania Babirye A task team actively investigating the murder of Tegu Emmanuel, 24 year old, male University student of Makerere, on the Wednesday, charged...
abortion

Social stigma pushes most girls into unsafe abortions

By Deo Wasswa A new report shows that six (6) out of every eight (8) girls in Mbale sub region experience rape at their first...
court

Man arrested for assaulting police officer at check point

By Sania Babirye A 28 year old Teacher who allegedly assaulted a police officer while resisting to be checked at a check point has been...
arcade

Arcade traders arrested

By Sania Babirye A joint security team has surrounded and arrested five leaders of arcade tenants, including former Makerere university researcher Stella Nyanzi as they...
vote

EC says no money for prisoners and Ugandans abroad to vote

By Sania Babirye The electoral commission has filed an application in the high court asking court to give them more time to solicit for funds...
nets

COVID task forces to help distribute mosquito nets

By Daudi Zirimala The Government of Uganda is set to distribute 27.5 million long lasting insecticide mosquito nets under the third Universal Coverage Campaign for...
parliament

Eldery people seek representation in next parliament

By Sania Babirye Older persons say they are hopeful that their concerns will be addressed timely following a resolution by cabinet to have them represented...
money

Informal sector to get interest free loans to stimulate businesses

By Daudi Zirimala Business people in the informal sector have a reason to smile after White Army Poverty Eradication Uganda a local NGO has started...
gerald

Karuhanga and Mwiru join Muntu’s ANT

By Robert Segawa Jinja East Member of Parliament Paul Mwiru on ticket of Forum for Democratic Change and Gerald Karuhanga an independent legislator for Ntungamo...
bodaboda

Boda boda riders drag government to court

By Sania Babirye Bodaboda riders under their umbrella organization the National federation of professional cyclists Network(NFPC) and four others have dragged government to the high...
HON. IBRAHIM SSEMUJU NGANDA- FDC

FDC rejects scientific elections

By Sania Babirye Opposition Forum for Democratic Change has rejected what it has described as digital elections because they allegedly compromise the quality of the...
court

Court stops injuction of Luwafu B zone

By Sania Babirye High court judge Yasin Nyanzi has issued an interim injunction against NEMA from evicting people residing in Luwafu B and heritage zone...
owiny

Nizeyimana fired over abuse of office

By Sania Babirye The deputy registrar of the executive and bailiffs division of the high court Deo Nizeyimana has been interdicted for abusing his judicial...
Adolf

Minister Mwesigye emphasizes need to pass legal aid bill into a law

By Deo Wasswa The Minister for Security and Veteran Affairs Adolf Mwesigye has underscored the need for parliament to enact the National legal Aid bill...
charles

Katikiro asks electoral commission to consult stakeholders

By Daudi Zirimala The Katikkiro of Buganda Charles Peter Mayiga has warned the electoral commission against organizing a general election without fully consulting all stakeholders...
Yoweri-Museveni

Travelers stranded as Gulu officials enforce presidential directive

By Deo Wasswa Gulu District LCV Chairperson, Martin Ojara Mapinduzi has revealed that the the district which is currently under lock down and shall be...
zakayo

UWEC commissions sculpture in commemoration of Zakayo

By Annah Nafula Uganda Wildlife Education Center has today commissioned a sculpture to celebrate the legacy of fallen Chimpanzee, Zakayo. While commissioning this sculpture, Minister...
prisoner-jail

Man arrested for nearly murdering his girlfriend

By Robert Segawa Police in Jinja this morning have arrested 26 year’s old man for allegedly cutting his girl friends throat for suspecting her of...
D

Uganda’s tourism sector set to thrive

By Edwin Muhumuza “Uganda is really a safe destination because out of all the numbers tested, none has died and nearly almost all of them...
nyakecho

NRM legislator thrown out over closeness to Tumukunde

By Alice Lubwama The ruling party NRM in Parliament has fired Annet Nyakecho from the Committee on Information, Communications and Technology (ICT) committee . Nyakecho...
tumukunde

Tumukunde demands revision of EC 2021 election road map

Former security minister Lt Gen. Henry Tumukunde who at the beginning of this year declared his interest to contest for the presidency, has called for...