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In Egypt where Christians make up about 10 percent of the mainly Muslim population, Christianity still remains famous because of the religious memoirs attached to it. In this piece Moses Walugembe reveals one of the oldest sites of Christianity in Egypt- the famous Coptic Christian church and how significant...
Commercial farmers in the country are being advised to consider insuring their farms and gardens against crop and animal diseases. Ishaka Municipality Member of Parliament Gordon Arinda says that insurance covers should be able to cover the farms and gardens during the outbreak of any diseases. This follows the...
Mugisha Muntu Lashes Out at Police over Independence Day Arrests
The minister of internal affairs Gen. Jeje Odong has laughed off claims that the Uganda police force has become an extension of the NRM regime, thus being used as a tool to suppress the opposition. The minister says that the force has only become effective at doing its work....
The forum for Democratic Change has condemned the manner in which opposition leaders were arrested yesterday as they were heading to Katwe where they had organized Independence Day celebrations. The party president retired Major General Mugisha Muntu while addressing the media a earlier today expressed concern that the Uganda police...
As the country celebrated Independence Day in Luuka District, a lot was off the script. Dignitaries not following protocol, and some objecting to formal orders, while the guest list was tempered with. Steven Kavuma almost caused a stir with boss Chief justice BART kATUrebe. Bahati Remmy, brings you behind...
President Yoweri Musveni says his government is committed to ending travel inconveniences that Ugandans encounter while traveling abroad by reviving the national airline. The President was speaking during celebrations to mark 54 years of Uganda’s Independence in Luuka where he told Citizens that the move is aimed at reducing...
The Police have foiled opposition parallel independence rallies in Kampala, arresting several opposition figures including Makindye East MP Allan Ssewanyana. Ssewanyana was arrested early Sunday morning at his home in Makindye and taken to unknown destination. He was accused of defying Police orders that barred him from attending prayers...
As a young graduate from Makerere University School of education, Stella Maris Basemera, never opted to practice in a school as would be the case for many other professional teachers. For about five years now, the ambitious Basemera opted for a unique career path that still keeps her in...
Former presidential aspirant retired Col. Dr Kizza Besigye has been arrested and detained at Nagalama police station, as he tried to go to Katwe where the FDC had organized parallel independence celebrations. Dr. Besigye criticized the NRM for staying Uganda in the colonial era despite 54 years the country...
Changing human rights fronts, governance structures and regimes have seen remarkable changes in Uganda’s judicial system. With various structural and policy establishments, we ask whether the judiciary has been beneficiary to the institutional freedoms that were hoped for at the independence attainment in 1962.
Uganda celebrates her 54th independence celebrations in Luuka District. But as the country descends on this year’s host, the newly formed district is grappling with Limping service delivery as Bahati Remmy reports, schools, health centrers and infrastructure is in a mess
Climate change is real and is affecting the everyday life of every Ugandan. But did you know that you can be paid good sums of money for safeguarding the environment? Carbon Financing is putting new and efficient charcoal stoves into hundreds of thousands of kitchens in Uganda; reducing charcoal use...
All is set to celebrate Uganda’s 54th Independence Day that falls tomorrow the 9th of October, with great patriotic zeal through paying tribute to the national heroes for their sacrifices. Over three thousand guests have been invited for the function that begins Sunday morning in Luuka district.
Buganda kingdom is celebrating 54 years of her independence, a day before Uganda celebrates hers. This ceremony which is held in high esteem in Buganda kingdom was celebrated in Bulange Mengo on 8th of October 1962 with Sir Edward Muteesa II presiding over the celebrations. Since then, the day...
The Orange Democratic Movement, the biggest opposition group in Kenya has urged Ugandans to rally behind Colonel Dr Kiiza Besigye’s defiance campaign. The party’s Secretary General Prof. Peter Anyang' Nyong'o currently on q trip in Uganda says Ugandans should resist the current regime, like they did to oust the past...
President Yoweri Museveni has finally explained why he pardoned former Security Minister in the Milton Obote Government Chris Rwakasisis. Museveni says his decision was guided by the Holy Spirit to save the life of a man who is now his advisor on security. Presiding over the 18th National prayer...
The inspector general of Police General Kale Kayihura has warned the opposition and other members of the public intending to hold parallel independence celebrations that they risk the wrath of the law. His warning comes just hours to the national Independence celebrations in Luuka district, which opposition politicians say...
Well Wishers to Rally to Save Nabimanya
Uganda Cup quarter final matches are scheduled to take place across two grounds on Saturday. One of those matches will put Betway Kobs against Rimula Rhinos while In other quarterfinal match on Saturday, defending champions Hima Heathens take on Warriors and Pirates host Impis as Mongers travel from Entebbe...