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Finally a module of communication for deafblindliness people in Uganda

By Alice Lubwama Sense international Uganda a charity organization supporting deaf & blind people in Uganda together with National association of deaf blind persons of...
The Ambassador of the United States of America to Uganda H,E Deborah Malac speaking to journalists yesterday at the American Embassy in Nsambya on the progressive report of the girl child living in Uganda. She said a girl child in Uganda is not safe because she is facing challenges of abuse and poverty. Looking on is the Acting PEPEAR Coordinator. PHOTO BY RACHEL MABALA

Wrong Move, don’t attack media, Deborah Malac tells govt of Uganda

BY Our Reporter The U.S ambassador to Uganda, Deborah Malac has said the government’s attack on the media is a step in the wrong direction....

Tiwa Savage, Wizkid all at the UBA 70 years Celebration in Nigeria

By Edwin Muhumuza United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc celebrated 70 years of operations . The platinum anniversary was combined with the bank’s annual CEO...

President Museveni sued over “another rap” song

By Sania Babirye President Yoweri Museveni has been dragged before the commercial court by a local Musician Richard Kaweesa for allegedly stealing his song “Another...

Ugandans dissatisfied with COSASE

By Edwin Muhumuza Debate on the COSASE report starts this Tuesday (26 February) on the floor of parliament amid high expectations that maybe officials implicated...

Falitha Night and Day Care proprietor charged with Murder.

By Sania Babirye The proprietor of Falitha Night and Day Care has been charged with accidentally causing the death of a four-year-old who was in...
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BREAKING: Pope declines visit to Uganda.

By: Moses Kidandi The Catholic church in Uganda has announced that Pope Francis won’t attend the celebrations of the Golden Jubilee of the Symposium of...

President directs finance to pay 23.5 billion in arrears to Buganda Kingdom

By Gloria Nakiyimba President Museveni has directed the ministry of Lands, Housing and Urban Development, to return all land titles belonging to Buganda to the...
President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni interacts with a group photograph with the Afro-Arab Youth delegation shortly after their meeting at State House in Nakasero on Sunday 3rd February 2019.

National army to resolve Libyan crisis says President Museveni

By Gloria Nakiyimba President Yoweri Museveni says building a national army is one the key solutions to the problems in troubled Libya. While meeting the...

Uganda’s tourism stakeholders form a joint security committee

By Edwin Muhumuza Tourism stakeholders have formed a joint security committee in a bid to ensure quick and efficient handling of crime in the sector....
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Flights to Entebbe Cancelled: Ethiopian Airlines plane overshots runway

Report by Robert Segawa Flights to Entebbe international airport have been cancelled after an Ethiopian Airlines plane overshot the runway early this morning. Communications director...
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Religious leaders from Mityana starts advocacy for family planning

By Alice Lubwama Faith based organizations from mityana district including the Roman Catholic Diocese of Kiyinda–Mityana have partnered with civil societ organizations in the area...
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Road Safety: World Bank launchs a road inspection report of the North Eastern Road Corridor

BY GLORIA NAKIYIMBA The World Bank has today launched a road inspection report of the North Eastern Road Corridor which calls for improvement of safety...

Charles Muhangi found dead in his bed

BY ROBERT SSEGAWA Police has confirmed the sudden death of Charles Muhangi a city business man, sports personality and also the proprietor of Horizon coaches....

MTN Sponsors Jose Chameleon’s Legends Saba Saba Concert

By Patricia Osman MTN Uganda has today announced sponsorship of Jose Chameleon’s “Legends Saba Saba” concert slated for Friday, 7th December 2018 at the Lugogo...

Police calls out survivors of the Lake Victoria boat accident to testify

By Robert Ssegawa Day six Police and UPDF Marine teams continue with the search of possible missing persons and property following the boat accident on...

A BRAND NEW CAR GIVEAWAY: Capital Radio unveils festive season promotion

BY GLORIA NAKIYIMBA Capital Radio has unveiled a new promotion this festive season in which one lucky listener will win a brand new Toyota Mark...

UK in major drive to end malnutrition in Karamoja

By Edwin Muhumuza Government has committed to sustain all program interventions to strengthen the health systems to end malnutrition in Karamoja. This during the launch...

Capsized boat on L.Victoria that killed over 30 people has no license to operate.

ByRobert Segawa The boat that capsized on L.Victoria Saturday night killing over 30 people left many bodies missing has no license to operate. This was...

Here is what you need to know about the newly launched NSSF Draw Down Payment Plan.

By Patricia Osman National Social Security fund has today launched a benefits payment plan dubbed NSSF Draw Down Payment Plan. The funds’ deputy managing director...
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Nobert Mao doesn’t trust Constitution review commission committee. They’re NRM carders

By Robert Segawa The opposition Democratic party well comes the idea of the Constitution review commission, but it doesn’t trust the members who are nominated...
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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...
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Government will not give supplementary exams to pupils who missed out on their primary leaving exams.

Government  will not give supplementary exams to pupils who missed out on their primary leaving exams. While presenting a statement on the matter  before parliament...

Uganda City traders abandon business for multi-million grasshopper trade

By Robert Segawa Hundreds of trader’s in the city center have resorted to grasshopper trade until the season ends abandoned their normal businesses. This is...