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The Gishu community in Uganda and Kenya is in final touches of organizing this year’s edition of the Imbalu cultural festivities. At least 700 surgeons have been recruited from across the country. These are to be tested for HIV/AIDS and other contagious diseases before they are allowed to initiate boys...
Bailing out stressed companies may not happen any time soon if government does not recapitalize Uganda development bank. UDB Board Chairman Dr. Samuel Ssejaka says that currently UDB has no capacity to meet the loan needs of stressed companies. But even if government honours its 500 billion shilling recapitalization promise,...
Bailing out stressed companies may not happen any time soon if government does not recapitalize Uganda development bank. UDB Board Chairman Dr. Samuel Ssejaka says that currently UDB has no capacity to meet the loan needs of stressed companies. But even if government honours its 500 billion shilling recapitalization promise,...
Mbale high court has nullified the elections of woman MP Tororo Sarah Achieng Opendi, who doubles as Minister for Primary Healthcare. Opendi becomes the second Minister in President Museveni cabinet to be thrown out of parliament by court – the other being state minister for Bunyoro Affair Ernest Kizza. Lady justice...
Players in Uganda’s the tourism sector have been challenged to use social media to promote the country’s tourism industry that currently faces still competitive from neigbouring countries. These are being urged to use Facebook, Twitter, blogs and Instagram among others to market Uganda’s unique features to potential tourists. Uganda...
KCCA FC will begin their title defense against JMC Hippos as they look to cap off another successful season. For the first time in the history of Ugandan football, the league organizers, Uganda Premier League have released a full season fixture for the 2016-2017 season.
Government counts social transformation, improved welfare, productivity and health among others from its five year senior citizens grant pilot project that ended in 2015. The 100billion worth project initially covered 123,153 elderly members in fifteen districts with government saying it largely achieved its intended role of averting risks and vulnerability...
It is a countdown to the celebrations marking 23 years of Kabaka’s coronation. We continue on a journey to take you through the Kingdom’s most significant aspects, those that bring out the honor of the Kabaka and his subjects One of them is the tradition of Bulungi Bwansi loosely translated as...
Ndejje University has signed a memorandum of understanding with the Uganda National Association for the Deaf (UNAD) to teach courses with sign languages. Ndejje now becomes the first private university first private university to work with UNAD in teaching courses with sign languages as well as other related course for...
The Equal Opportunities Commission has presented to Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Alitwala Kadaga its annual report for the financial year 2015/16 on the State of Equal opportunities in Uganda. The report under the theme Mainstreaming equal opportunities to enhance sustainable inclusive growth and development highlights the unfairness in the provision...
After failing to meet the revenue collection target for the 2015/2016 financial year, Uganda Revenue Authority has put up new avenues to ensure that Shs13 trillion target in the financial year 2016/2017 is attained. Doris Akol, URA Commissioner General says the authority has now partnered with 34 urban municipal councils...
Ugandan football fans will have to spend expensively to watch their team’s final kick in the AFCON qualifiers. Tickets of the African cup of group D match between Uganda and COMOROS have sharply inflated to their highest figures in recent months. Uganda hosts COMOROS on 3rd September in a do...
Uganda’s licensing demands will likely take the biggest toll on traditional clubs Express and Sc Villa. The two rivals, risk elimination from the league for failure to fulfill the licensing requirements. The two clubs have until 19 march kickoff to heed to the calls or be ruled out of...
Police Chief General Kale Kayihura is in Algiers, the Capital of Algeria on a mission to assess the progress on the implementation of the proposed African Police (Afripol) – an offshoot of the International Police. Afripol was proposed in Cartagena, Colombia in 2014 and was approved by the African...
The Jimmy Akena led faction of the Uganda Peoples’ Congress (UPC) has accused Dr Olara Otunnu of surrendering the party’s leadership to the wrong people when he stepped down in May. Otunnu appointed his vice Joseph Bossa as care taker president till he organizes a delegates’ conference by 16th...
Chaos as Book Critiquing President Museveni is Launched, MPs on Bailout, UPC Dilema,
A dawn accident this morning claimed five lives, including two pupils, a teacher and Headmaster of Bright Future Primary School, Kikonda in Kyankwanzi district and a truck turn boy. 8 more pupils sustained grave injuries and had to be rushed to Kiboga hospital for emergency care. The pupils were on...
There was drama this afternoon at Amazing Grace restaurant along Bombo road after the Police tried to prevent the launch of a book critical of President Yoweri Museveni. Titled; Unsowing the Mustard Seed, the book is authored by Norman Tumuhimbise – the founder of the Jobless Brotherhood movement who...
A section of MPs are now raising the red flag, warning that government could be paying for nonexistent or inflated supplies to government departments. Responding to the statements from the president on the much talked about bail out, the mps are asking for verification of all the claims to eliminate...
Museveni Confirms Company Bailout, Kayihura suspends kiboko squad, Besigye frustrated by arrests, Police with roadside traffic lessons, UBOS:Basic Items Now Expensive