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Court send Congolese national to Luzira over rape

By Sania Babirye A Congolese refugee living in Uganda has been sentenced to twenty three years in Luzira prison over rape. Kampala high High Court...
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Police nabs phone snatchers around town

By Robert segawa Police at the Kiira road station has managed to track notorious phone snatchers who operate around the Fairway using CCTV cameras’ footage...
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Three pediatric theaters commissioned at Mulago

By Gloria Nakiyimba The ministry of Health has commissioned three [3] state of the art Pediatric theaters at Mulago Specialized Hospital. Speaking at the commissioning...
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Safeboda champions campaign against gender based violence

By Deo Wasswa His excellence the ambassador of Sweden in Uganda Per Lindgarde has urged Uganda government to fast track the passing of all pending...
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Security guard shoots student to death

By Segawa Robert Police in Jinja is Investigating circumstances under which a student of Kampala University Jinja branch was shot dead by a private security...
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Justice Batema asks parliament to pass the sexual offenses bill

By Alice Lubwama High court judge David Batema has asked parliament to enact the sexual offenses bill in order to criminalize minor acts like sexual...
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Fixing the economy will stop corruption – Museveni

By Annah Nafula President Yoweri Museveni has said that solving the problem of corruption will require the economy to be fixed. According to the president...
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UPDF soldiers accused of murder ordered to defend themselves

By Sania Babirye Four suspects including two Uganda Peaple’s Defence Force soldiers have been ordered to defend themselves for the murder of a mobile money...
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Rhino Fund to employ Nakasongora fishermen at the Rhino sanctuary

By Annah Nafula There is hope for fishermen around Lake Kyoga as after Angie Genade through Rhino Fund together with partners sought to have a...

Pakwach residents reject motorcycle ambulance

By Deo Wasswa Residents in Pakwach have asked woman member of parliament Avur Jane Pachthu to order her political agents to take back the motorcycle...

Singer Radio’s killer remanded until 31st

By Sania Babirye Entebbe high court has convicted Godfrey Wamala also known as Troy of man slaughter. Troy a bouncer had been charged with murdering...

Bobi Wine calls Buchaman’s appointment as presidential advisor of ghetto issues absurd

By Sania Babirye Kyadondo East Member of parliament Robert Kagulanyi welcomes President Museveni to Ghetto life. Bobiwine says the fact that Museveni is now visiting...

WHO officials in the country to review NDA drugs handling processes

By Alice Lubwama A team of experts from world health organization is in Uganda for five days to conduct an assessment of the regulatory system...

Taxi drivers ordered to vacate the old park

By Robert Segawa The Minister for Kampala Betty Namisango Kamya has directed KCCA to issue a new notice to taxi drivers to vacate the old...

Airtel slashes transaction rates

By Moses Kidandi Mobile phone company Airtel lowers money transaction rates. Airtel Uganda has reduced money transfer rates for its customers by 79 percent. The...

Students to be relocated to sit exams in safer areas due to bad weather

By Robert Segawa The Uganda National Examination Board (UNEB) has revealed that some districts in Eastern and Western Uganda that have been affected by the...

One case of malpractice has been reported in on going UCE

By Robert Segawa The Uganda Examination Board has revealed that they have so far registered one case of malpractice in the ongoing Uganda certificate of...

Minor beheaded in Kaazo

BY Robert Segawa Police is looking for a casual laborer who allegedly beheaded a seven year old male Juvenile at Kashonji village in Kiruhura district....

Refugee shoots police officer on duty

By Robert Segawa The Inspector General of police Okoth Martin Ochola has instructed the focal police officer on refugee Project to intensify vigilance lessons to...

Government to enroll more elderly people for upkeep

By Moses Kidandi The Government has committed to start registering more elderly persons so as to enable them to easily access services under the Governments...

Special hire driver killer sent to jail for 50 years

By Sania Babirye A Kampala resident and also shoe repair who murdered a special hire driver and later robbed him of his motor vehicle in...

Habitant for Humanity embarks on affordable housing for the vulnerable

By Daudi Zirimala Housing for the poor in the country has been cited as one of the key factors that have crippled the social and...

New entrepreneurship skill to empower Ugandan women

By Daudi Zirimala The US Ambassador to Uganda Deborah Malac has launched the first ever Academy for Women entrepreneurs aimed at finding support for them...

Mabirizi challenges Museveni’s directive to release people arrested for idleness and disorderliness

By Sania Babirye Controversial Kampala litigant Kiwanuka Mabirizi is at it again with challenging one of the directives made by government officials including President Museveni’s...

Media is continuing to portray women as sexual images

By Alice Lubwama The chairperson Uganda women parliamentary association Pamela kamugo has cautioned women and girls against sending nude pictures as a sign of love,...

Prominent Cranes supporter, Uncle Money sent to Luzira over manslaughter case

By Sania Babirye A bodaboda rider has pinned Prominent Uganda Cranes fan and the vice chairperson Kasubi zone 4 in Rubaga division Jackson Sewanyana of...

Court orders for production of the two re-arrested Kaweesi murder suspects

By Sania Babirye Kampala High court judge Henrietta Wolayo has ordered the state to produce the Kaweesi murder suspects who were re-arrested on the 11th...

NSSF declares 11% interest rate for 2018/2019 financial year

By Deo Wasswa The National Social Security Fund (NSSF) has today declared an interest rate of 11% for the Financial Year 2018/2019 to its members,...

Radio’s alleged killer ordered to defend himself

By Sania Babirye The Entebbe high court has ordered Godfrey Wamala aka Troy to defend himself on charges of murdering local musician Moses Sekibogo alias...

PLAN international launches UGX15Bn project to empower youth

By Alice Lubwama Plan international Uganda, a child rights organization has launched a 15 billion youth social empowerment project that will build the capacity and...

64th Common Wealth Parliamentary Conference commences

By Noreen President Museveni has today, officially opened the 64th common Wealth Parliamentary Conference that is taking place at the Speke Resort, Munyonyo. While speaking...

Buruli Kingdom petitions Land probe commission

By Sania Babirye A delegation from Bululi Kingdom in Nakasongala has petitioned the ongoing land probe commission chaired by justice Catherine Bamugemereire to help with...