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The Executive Director for Uganda National Roads Authority Allen Kagina has ordered the immediate demolition of all structures that still exist in a road reserve along the Kamwenge-Fort Portal road. The directive follows concerns that people were compensated to allow the construction of this road but failed to vacate.
Police and UPDF have rubbished media claims that the army has taken over the investigations of the Wakiso women murders, a role that has been played by the Uganda Police. Speaking to NBS Television exclusively, the public relation officers of the two security forces maintained that Police continues to...
Patients at Kisoro main hospital lie and cry in pain with few or no health workers to attend to them. This has often led to both loss of lives and loss of patient confidence in the hospital. In the health series;“Advocacy for better health”, Richard Olweny visited Kisoro hospital and...
Trouble continues to brew at Kampala Capital City Authority, with the debate about who heads the Authority continuing to rage on. Renowned City Lawyer Peter Mulira, the brain behind the KCCA Act, says Parliament errored, by including clauses that calls for the election of the election of the Lord...
It is a full house in the Uganda Cranes camp as all the 24 players who made Desabre’s final team for Saturday’s AFCON 2019 qualifier against The Taifa Stars of Tanzania at the Mandela National Stadium arrived. Captain Denis Onyango is among those who attended today’s morning session at...
Outgoing Electoral Commission chairman, Eng. Dr. Badru Kiggundu on Monday takes on a new challenge – to oversee the successful completion of the construction works of Isimba and Karuma power dams. Dr. Kiggundu leaves the ballot overseeing role, and returns to an engineering assignment to ease the power pressure...
Kampala Metropolitan Policesays the public must beware of highway robberies along Gulu, Masaka and Jinja highways. According to Kampala Metropolitan police spokesperson, Emilian Kayima, the highway robbers use two yet to be identified motorcycles. Kayima says these two groups of thugs ride motorcycles at night andstop vehicles, saying they have...
The Uganda Police Department of Fire Prevention and rescue Services has asked government to beef up the staff component in the Rescue department with necessary skills, equipment and technology to help them execute their mandate. Rose Mary Wawire the Deputy Director attributes failure to save property to lack of equipment...
Presidential Advisor on political affairs, Maj. Roland Kakooza Mutale has called upon government to probe the Uganda National Chamber of Commerce saying the structures in the colleges are decayed. Maj. Mutale who claims to be one of the founding members of the chamber says Uganda’s oldest business body needs...
Thick vegetation other wetland grasses around river beds tends to act as water filters, catchment areas and regulate flooding. But River Rwizi in South Western Uganda is on the brink of severe degradation. Like other natural resources elsewhere in the country, the river that serves as a water source...
There will never be a national dialogue says the Archbishop of the orthodox church Metropolitan Jonah Lwanga who now calls on Ugandans to rise up and defend their destiny.The orthodox leader says those that still hope for dialogue should look for other options because they have tried to engage...
The gold rush in the impoverished Karamoja sub region has ushered in a wave of change. While the change in environment was to be expected, the people here were not prepared for the change in culture. Like many patriarchal societies women in Karimoja were treated as the lesser gender...
Local manufacturers and service providers have been reminded that even when government has come up with the Buy Uganda Build Uganda policy to promote local content, they must understand and follow the PPDA procedures if they are to make the best of the policy. Sophia Nassali, the manager advisory services...
The parliamentary committee on rules, discipline and privileges has finally summoned the Finance minister Matia Kasaija over claims that he undermined the integrity of parliament. According to the Chairperson of the committee Kenneth Obote, the minister is expected to appear before them on Tuesday next week. The committee is also expected...
Biometric voter verification systems malfunction, voter bribery, and fights between candidates’ agents have still characterized elections in the five newly created districts just like was the case in the February general elections. Most polling stations registered a low turn up of voters – with most residents staying away oblivious of...
There is no guess on who the best players for the season in table tennis after season ender that provided the filter. Over 80 players took part in the Christmas cup that was used to pick out the national team players to represent country in regional events next year.
After three years without a crime report, police has released the 2017 crime report indicating an increase of 3% in 2017 with homicides in the lead. According to the inspector general of police Okoth Martin Ochola, the mean resource envelope has limited the force’s efforts to investigate crime, hence...
Residents Confess to Eating H5N1 Affected Duck Meat
When society is at the brink of disaster, sport can offer rescue . As Masaka road grapples with road carnage , Uspa will take their road safety campaign to the district in a bid to limit the dangers ON THE ROAD . The 19th September campaign is the 1st...