sakwa

Sakwa demands access to his office

By Sania Babirye Embattled interdicted Jinja RDC Erick Sakwa has written to the Jinja district security officer to give him access to his office or...
jail

Man sent to jail for stealing paint

By Sania Babirye A 32 year old man who stole five plascon paint tins valued at 275000 has been charged with theft and remanded to...
Net Photo

Two held for defrauding gender ministry official

By Sania Babirye Makidye Magistrate court has charged two people who are accused of defrauding 75 million shillings from a Ministry of Gender official. They...
uganans

Foreign Affairs ministry plans to repatriate Ugandans suffering due COVID19 effects

By Robert Segawa Cabinet has approved proposals to repatriate Ugandans stuck abroad due to the Corona virus pandemic. A special committee has now been instituted...
fine

Seven penalized for drinking in bars during lock down

By Sania Babirye The Luwero chief magistrate court has convicted seven men after finding them guilty of violating the presidential directives that were instituted to...
child

Soldier held for defiling teenager

By Sania Babirye A 45 year old soldier who allegedly defiled his colleague’s 13 year old daughter at Katabi military barracks has been remanded to...
accident

Traffic police officer knocked

By Robert Segawa Police in Kiira is holding a driver who knocked down a traffic officer on duty on Sunday evening. Kampala metropolitan police spokesman...
prudential

More than 6000 orphans in Mbarara to receive relief items from Prudential Insurance

By Deo Wasswa Prudential Insurance Uganda has earmarked 300 million Uganda shillings to feed the most vulnerable and poor people who have been greatly affected...
commission

Kawanga named new commissioner for Masaka district

By Sania Babirye Opposition Democratic Party member John Baptist Kawanga has been named new Masaka District service commissioner by the council. Kawanga who is also...
posho

Man held for stealing maize flour and other household items

By Sania Babirye As the ongoing lock down continues to take toll on Ugandans, a 21 year old man who broke into his neighbor’s house...
mask

Ministry of health warns public to be mindful of the quality of masks

By Alice Lubwama The Ministry of health has issued guidelines for making masks stressing that masks made out of cotton clothing has the ability to...
stella-nyanzi

Stella Nyanzi’s supporters camp at court demanding she is formally charged

By Sania Babirye Supporters of Former Makerere university researcher Dr. Stella Nyanzi and Bivulu promoter Andrew Mukasa of Bajjo events have for the second day...
tony

Covid-19 Presents Opportunity to Reset Africa- Elumelu

By Edwin Muhumuza The Chairman of the United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc, Tony Elumelu, has said that the Corona virus Pandemic presents an opportunity...
tumukunde

Tumukunde set to reveal 2021 presidential plans

By Sania Babirye 2021 presidential candidate hopeful Lt.Gen. Henry Tumukunde has announced that he will be revealing his 2021 presidential plans in three days time....
fondant

Embracing tech could be a solution to high numbers of people physically visiting hospitals

By Deo Wasswa Experts in Telecommunications say that Medical facilities should be creating platforms for the development and adoption of more online medical services which...
Amuriat

FDC urges government to close boarders immediately

By Sania Babirye Opposition Forum for Democratic Change has called on government to immediately close all Ugandan borders crossings if the country is to contain...
death

Wife kills husband for changing a radio station

By Robert Segawa Police in Kapchorwa district are investigating circumstances under which a 40 year old man was killed by his wife over radio program....
facemasks

UNBS calls upon manufacturers of face masks to seek certification

By Deo Wasswa The Uganda National Bureau of Standards (UNBS) has issued new standards for facemasks and is calling upon face mask manufacturers to seek...
bobi

Court stops Police from blocking Bobi Wine, Bajjo and Abitex concerts

By Sania Babirye Kampala high court judge Ester Nambayo has issued an order banning police from ever blocking any music concerts organized by Kyandondo East...
sme

Business man Lulinda asks government to grant SMEs a stimulus package

By Daudi Zirimala The government has been urged to give stimulus packages to private sector to enable them to recover from the impact of COVID-19...
sweeping

Court orders 16 to clean Makindye division

By Sania Babirye Makindye magistrate court has ordered 16 people who were found gathered in a motor vehicle garage to clean Makindye division offices for...
river

UPC asks government to promote environmentally friendly activities

By Daudi Zirimala Uganda People’s Congress is making an urgent appeal to the Government to restore all our natural catchment areas like swamp lands across...
road

UNRA warns public against using flooded roads

By Deo Wasswa Technical team from Uganda National Roads Authority is assessing and monitoring a section of Kasese – Kilembe road that was cut-off by...
Arua

Arua porous boarders undermining efforts to fight COVID19

By Alice Lubwama The Parliamentary Technical Committee on Covid-19 has asked government to handle the issue of porous borders and illegal border entries in Arua...
court

Eight UPDF soldiers charged

By Sania Babirye The Division Court martial, of the UPDF 1 infantry Division, has charged 8 UPDF and LDU personnel of different offenses to which...
court

Court dismisses Jaffery Forex bureau case against Bank of Uganda

By Sania Babirye Kampala High court Judge Musa Sekana has dismissed a case filed by Jafery Forex Bureau Limited against Bank of Uganda in which...
salt

Man commits suicide after he fails to afford salt

By Robert Segawa A 30 year old man in Kabale district has committed suicide by hanging after allegedly failing to raise Shillings 1000 to buy...
Net photo

Local defense personnel shoot one dead while enforcing curfew

By Robert Segawa A group of local defense personnel who were foot patrolling while imposing curfew have shot dead one and left other nursing bullet...
mtn

MTN donates UGX 41M to displaced families in Kasese

By Deo Wasswa MTN Uganda through its Corporate Social Responsibility arm, the MTN Foundation has donated Shs. Ugx 41 million towards the Kasese floods victims....
tumukunde

Tumukunde granted a UGX 50M non cash bail

2021 Presidential hopeful sec Lt.Gen.Henry Tumukunde has been granted bail by the High court in Kampala. The former security minister who has been on remand...
torture

Attacks on human rights defenders have become rampant in Africa

By Deo Wasswa Attacks on Young Human Rights Defenders have become unprecedented allover Africa. According to a report dubbed “African youth defenders perspectives 2019 from...
abitex

Bajjo, Abitex granted bail

By Sania Babirye Two event promoters Abe Musinguzi of Abitex entertainment and Andrew Mukasa of Bajjo events and two others have been granted bail by...