Police have increased deployment in the city following a terror alert sounded by the United Nations and the US embassy this morning. Uganda Peoples Defence Forces (UPDF), Counter terrorism police and regular officers together with plain clothed men have been deployed around the city and at the Entebbe airport where the terror threat is high.
Masereka says trouble started after the mosque management realized that Hamidu Kauntura, the contractor in charge of collecting revenue from the park was paying more than 100 million shillings to the council compared to eight millions they have been receiving.
After taunting him one too many times, Komangiro Lowoton finally snapped on Tuesday and beat his wife Ikwale to death. Lowoton claims that Ikwale had been belitting him for many years by saying his brother had been a better man than he is. This brother died 10 years ago.
The Ndagwe sub county chief and cashier stand accused of swindling 17.8 million shillings from the county\'s confers. Paul Nsubuga is the Ndagwe sub county chief in Lwengo district. Flavia Bayega is the sub county cashier.
Health ministers from 11 African countries are meeting in the Ghanaian capital, Accra, to plan drastic action against the worst Ebola outbreak in history as dozens of new cases continue to emerge. At least 467 people have died as of Wednesday. The World Health Organisation (WHO) says there are close to 800 confirmed or suspected cases of the haemorrhagic fever in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone.
Itâ€™s a happy moment in Jinja as small-holder farmers enjoy bumper harvests from their gardens. The farmers own small pieces of land between 1 to 3 acres but use good enterprises selection for particular crops and apply fertilizers to maximize productivity from the gardens.
Tullow Oil Plc has announced that it would take a loss of 115 million US Dollars, approximately 295.2 billion Uganda Shillings, over delayed project approvals and failure to secure extensions on some exploration licenses in Uganda.
Joseph Burikarara, one of the eviction victims faults the district authorities for ignoring their plight despite the fact that they have all the necessary documents regarding ownership of the contested land.