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Dozens of people traveling from Koome to Kasenyi landing site survived death by a whisker after the boats they were travelling in suddenly became malfunction moments before they landed Residents at Kasenyi landing site helplessly looked on in shock as the waves broke one of the boats into two leaving...
Speaker of parliament Rebecca Kadaga has directed the Prime Minister of Uganda Ruhakana Ruganda to brief parliament on the fate of government ministers facing the Catherine Bamugemereire commission on accusations of land grabbing. It comes at the backdrop of some voices against the current positions of the ministers under question.
Cuban scientists are here. A team of Cuban Scientists led by Dr. Hector Luis Machado Morales have arrived in the country. The group from Havana, is on a 10 day visit to Uganda to fight tick borne diseases. The President Yoweri Museveni who received the scientists at State House, Entebbe...
The principal presidential private secretary Molly Komukama has faulted officials of the Lands ministry, accusing them of hiding behind letters from the office of the president to help fraudsters defraud the Uganda land fund. Kamukama was appearing before the land inquiry commission to shade light on the several letters from...
The Uganda Police Force has asked the parliamentary Human rights committee to back up their plan that will see an amendment in the 48 hour rule of detention. According to police, giving an extended period will allow law enforcers to conduct a thorough investigation before suspects are brought to...
Retired Rwandan soldier Rene Rutagungira has appealed to United Nations country representative over violation of human rights by Ugandan military. Eron Kiiza , representing Rutagungira detailed accounts of solitary confinement , electric shocks among other gross human rights violations that forced his client to seek the intervention of United...
The Katikiro of Buganda Charles Peter Mayiga has given an assurance to the kingdom subject that the Kingdom land is safe and secure. Mayega was giving an account to the Lukiko on the status of the Kingdom land and Buganda’s position in Uganda.
Education Minister Janet Kataha Museveni says government will not consider sanitary pads for school going children despite girls being forced out of school. Mrs. Museveni says there is no such a budget to cater for the needs of these girls, despite the president pledging during the 2016 presidential campaigns....
Highs and Lows of Jamil Mukulu.
As the leader of Allied Democratic Forces faces the law, the rebel group has since been forced out of Uganda to the Democratic republic of Congo. With its leader Jamil Mukulu in custody, should we consider the ADF insurgency history in Uganda? Canary Mugume now examines where the rebel group currently...
The International Crimes Division of the high court has embarked on the pre-trial of former ADF leader Jamil Mukulu and 34 others who are battling charges relating to terrorism. The pre-trial session before Justice Eva Luswata allows prosecution to streamline and disclose all available evidence they have against suspects...
Life as a soldier involves fighting and requires patience, if any force is to emerge victorious. But as soldiers sacrifice to secure a country, many often sympathize the living conditions of the men and women in uniform. Tonight, Sheila Tusiime looks at a tour of Celijalle, one of the...
For one to sustain a business, strong and functional systems have to work experts’ say. Ronald Musoke an entrepreneur advises start up businesses against micro management. Sampaul Nakhaima reports
The Bwindi impenetrable National Park is known to have one of the largest mountain gorilla populations in the world and now, the Uganda Wildlife Authority will discover just how many individuals reside in the area with a new gorilla census ongoing. Bwindi, which is part of the Virunga ecosystem,...
Time has passed since the height of the LRA insurgency, but The wounds are still fresh and the pain is vivid when when you listen to the ordeal of the landmine survivors in Gulu. In this report Sheilah Nakabuye shares the desperation of the survivors at the hands of...
Living in the country of the unknown is like living in captivity. Somali land is one of the few countries that are not recognized around the globe which paralyses their chances to access many opportunities. Violet Namata, talked to Mustafe Mohamed during their independence celebrations in Kampala.
The current surge in kidnaps taking the public hostage, will not go un-punished says president Yoweri Museveni. In the same breath the president has rooted for job creation as a way of reducing crime rate. Museveni was officiating at the thanks giving ceremony of Kampala minister Betty Kamya at...
If the 2018/19 budget for public university’s does not meet the demands of Makerere academic staff, the lecturers have vowed to go on strike soon. The MUASA chairperson Deus Kamunyu asserts that the shs.33 billion allocated to public universities is not sufficient to address the needs of public university...
An active role in maintaining regional security and promising economic outlook are some of the reasons the UN base in Entebbe can and will not be relocated contrary to earlier reports. According to UN Resident Coordinator Rosa Malongo Uganda plays a significant role in ensuring regional security and this...
 When one speaks of the ongoing war in the horn of Africa, Somalia the mention of Amisom troops will inevitably follow. The troops are at the heart of this mission to restore peace in the region. As both men and women in uniform put their lives on the line...