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Parliamentary committee sets up a team that will read all documents submitted by Bank of Uganda

By Edwin Muhumuza The parliamentary committee on Commissions, Statutory Authorities and State Enterprises(COSASE) yesterday decided to set up a team that will read all documents...

46,659 candidates will sit for the UBTEB exams.

The number of candidates joining vocational and technical institutions is increasing according to the Uganda business and technical examination board showing that people have started...

Kadaga Honored for defeating LGBTQI agenda in Uganda

By Edwin Muhumuza Parliament has moved a motion to commend the speaker Rebecca Kadaga towards her stance against homosexuality on the global scene. This upon...
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Donors from Europe are behind the increased begging among the disabled people on Kampala streets.

Uganda Member of Parliament representing the disabled people William Nokrach has accused some donors from Europe to be behind the increased begging among the disabled...
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The Supreme Court sets new dates for Age Limit appeal hearing.

By Sania Babirye The Supreme Court has set the 15th and 16th of January 2019 to hear an appeal filed in respect of a  Mable...
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Start censuring the ministers who have failed on their duties – Hon. Ssekikubo

The Member of Parliament for Rwemiyaga county Theodore Ssekikubo asks parliament  to start the process of censuring the ministers who have failed on their duties....
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Rakai school fire suspects 8 arrested.

By Alice Lubwama Government has confirmed that eight people suspected to have caused the fire at St. Bernard secondary school have so far been arrested....
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Democratic Party’s Deo Hasubi Njoki declines job offered by Museveni

The Democratic party Busia LCV by election candidate Deo Hasubi Njoki has declined the Uganda human rights commission Job offer by president Yoweri Museveni. Njoki...

Uganda’s Parliamentary committee scrutiny for the defunct banks kick starts

The parliamentary committee on commissions, statutory authorities and state enterprises has today started scrutinizing  the closure of the  defunct banks by questioning the criteria which...

Pick pocketing: Police arrests over 300 suspects ahead of Christmas.

Over 300 suspects have been arrested in Kampala metropolitan during operations in different divisions of Kampala aimed at reducing crime on  streets  and make city...
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Besigye faults LDU recruitment process

By Moses Kidandi Dr Kiiza Besigye has expressed concerns over planned assassinations that he says have been targeted at pinning the opposition leadership. While Besigye...
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MP Francis Zaake has been charged with treason

Mityana Municipality MP Francis Zaake has been charged with treason and unlawful escape from prison while on his hospital bed at Kiruddu hospital. His lawyer...
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Justice Barishaki kicks off judgment on the age limit

By Sania Babirye Justice Barishaki is delivering his judgement on the MPs extension of their term of office from five to seven years and that...
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Museveni urges Nyenga residents to vote for the party not individuals

By Gloria Nakiyimba President Yoweri Museveni has asked the people of Nyenga Division in Buikwe District to always vote for the Party instead of individuals...
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Buganda caucus to oppose land amendment bill

By Daudi Zirimala The Makindye Municipality legislator, Ssempala Kigozi says they foiled the planned deal by government to bribe members of parliament to pass the...
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DP refutes NRM claims that opposition killed Abiriga

By Robert Segawa The  opposition Democratic Party (DP),  has dismissed talks within the ruling National Resistance Movement (NRM) and president Museveni for accusing the opposition...
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Lukwago, Betty Kamya fail to agree outside court

By Sania Babirye The case between Kampala Lord Mayor Erias Lukwago and Kampala minister Betty Kamya  is to undergo a full trial after minister Kamya...
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Banyoro gather for the Empango celebrations

By Moses Kidandi Hundreds of people from Bunyoro and other parts of the world have turned up in Hoima for the 24th anniversary celebrations of...
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Legislators join mobilization for signatures against new taxes

By Deo Wasswa Hon. Mbwatekamwa Ggafa(Bwamba county),Hon. Sabiiti Denis(Rubanda west), Hon. Florence Namayanja(Bukoto east),  Honrable Baseka(Ntenjeru south) Fred,  Hon Ajilo Maria Goreth(Kaberamaido) and Honorable Semuli...
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Zuma faces 16 counts of corruption, he calls in political conspiracy

After the 75-year-old’s 15-minute appearance at the High Court in Durban, the case was adjourned until 8 June. He faces 16 counts of corruption, racketeering,...
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Parliamentary committee advised to leave Kadaga-Namuganza feud to Museveni

By Edwin Muhumuza NRM chairman Eastern Region Mike Mukula has told the parliamentary committee on rules and discipline that the scuffle between lands minister Persis...
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How things got sour for Miguna Miguna

Miguna Miguna’s exact location and movement remain the preserve of state security and the subject of much speculation. From his last social media post, the self-styled NRM general was last...
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Uganda’s community of the deaf “We have been ignored by government.”

By Edwin Muhumuza Uganda’s community of the deaf have raised concern following the lack of access to health information including HIV/AIDS. This after a survey...
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NRM’s Ibaale loses defamation case against Katuntu

By Sania Babirye The Court of Appeal has this morning dismissed with costs an election appeal by NRMs Daniel Ibaale  that was challenging the victory...
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FDC postpones weekly prayers due to unavailability of religious leaders

By Wasswa Deo Opposition political party Forum for Democratic Change has postponed the launch of their weekly prayers against the lifting of the age limit....
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Fundraising for Museveni retirement package put on hold,there are no signs of him leaving

Opposition leaders in Ankole have suspended the fundraising drive for President, Yoweri Museveni’s retirement package. Mweteise Bintabara, the Kiruhura District FDC Chairperson, announced the suspension...
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PARLIAMENTARY COMMITTEE DIVIDED ON DISCIPLINARY PROCEDURE

By Edwin Muhumuza Former Leader of opposition in Parliament and MP Agago North Ogenga Latigo says the committee on rules, privileges and discipline cannot investigate...
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Katikiro discourages politicians from changing parties

By Segawa Robert The Katikiro of Buganda Charles Peter Mayiga has blasted politicians who are not firm in their parties and beliefs. Speaking during the...
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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...
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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...