Breaking

Latest news

Human rights

12:19
12:19

Gulu Residents of Congolese Origin Discriminated due to Lack of National IDs NIRA 3

The Congolese who have settled in Uganda for all those years and those born in Uganda but without formal documents were previously able to access all social and commercial services like banking, travel documents, health, education and sim card registrations among others.
11:24
11:24

South Sudanese Rebel Invasion Worries Kitgum Residents 2 1

According to Christopher Obol Arwai, Kitgum district chairperson, the estimated number of the rebels alleged to have entered the forest is more than 500 and are already wracking havoc in the community.
11:02
11:02

Dismissed Senior Police Officer Awarded UXG10 Million for Violation of his Rights

ASP Mugarura told court that in 2012, while serving as the Officer in Charge OC Criminal Investigations Directorate-CID of Kabarole Police Station, he encountered a notorious criminal gang that was robbing people’s properties across Uganda and started off an operation to have it investigated and brought before the law, but was instead being obstructed by his superiors who were in connivance with the criminals.
14:27
14:27

Jamil Mukulu Accuses Officers of Torture at Luzira Prisons

Contacted for a comment, Frank Baine, the spokesperson of the Uganda Prison Services said Mukulu is treated like any other prisoner in the manner that the prison knows best. "I’m not going to discuss how prisoners bathe in the morning, how they eat food at lunch," Baine said.

Slideshow

12:23
12:23

Pictorial: Mysterious Underground Tunnels in Ngora District Top story

Odeke discovered the tunnels about three weeks ago while digging a pit latrine in his compound.

Business and finance

19:00
19:00

African Development Bank Gets Fitch Triple A Rating 1 Top story

The countries where the risk remained negative include Kenya, with B+, Namibia, BB, Uganda, B+ and Ghana, B. With that rating, the bank says it will continue lending.
18:48
18:48

Family of Kamwokya Fire Victim Seeks Funds to Transport Body 4 1

In grief, Alice Kerum, 48 year-old mother of the deceased residing in Kifumbira zone, narrates that at around 7:00 pm her daughter moved out of the house but shortly after, she was shocked by the news of her daughter who had not sick, being dead.
18:28
18:28

How Uganda Seeks To Benefit From Kenya - Tanzania 'Economic Fight' 2

URA Assistant Commissioner Julius Rubagumya says that apart offering competition between the Central and the northern corridors, it is always good to have alternatives, and Uganda must take advantage of the developments that are happening in the region in terms of infrastructure and other programs.
16:20
16:20

Congolese MP Accuses UPDF of Capturing 100 DRC Fishing Boats Lake edward 1

According to Jean-Paul Ngahangondi, the member of parliament for the territory of Beni in North Kivu province the latest incident occurred early this month when UPDF marines allegedly crossed into Congo at Kyiavinyonge landing site in Beni territory and seized four canoes with four outboard motor engines and arrested 12 fishermen.

Follow us

About URN