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20:40
20:40

Party Leaders Express Mixed Views On Proposed Election Financing Bill ACFIM 5

A cross section of leaders of political parties and organisations have mixed reactions to provisions in a bill to regulate election campaign financing. The bill has been drafted by activists led by Alliance for Finance Monitoring-ACFIM and is expected to be moved in parliament by Fort Portal Municipality MP, Alex Ruhunda.
19:33
19:33

KCCA Council Probes UGX 14 billion Payment to Law Firm 4

The discussion on legal costs stems from the 2018 Kampala District Public Accounts Committee-CPAC report which showed that KCCA had accumulated 49 billion shillings in legal costs. The report, however, noted that the committee had failed to gain access to the legal files leading to the costs.
19:25
19:25

Doctors Push For New Policy To Govern Internship 3

While they managed to garner a lot of achievement from the 2017 Doctors’ strike, Dr. Ekwaro Obuku President of Uganda Medical Association says they have failed to organize interns and they remain chaotic especially with the increasing number of students doing medicine course.
19:12
19:12

Cancer Institute Fails to Account for UGX 1.77 Billion 5 1

Today, a team from the Cancer Institute, led by the Executive Director Dr Jackson Orem, was appearing before the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) of Parliament to answer audit queries raised by the Auditor General in his reports covering two financial years; 2016/2017 and 2017/2018.
19:11
19:11

Army, Police Start Registration Of Firearms In Teso 3 3

Micheal Odongo, the Police Spokesperson East Kyoga noted that it is a National Electronic firearm registration exercise and finger print of guns.
18:59
18:59

District Councilor Arrested Over Murder Of Police Officer UWA

Arapdison Malinga, the Suam Sub County district councilor was picked by police shortly after the murder of Chepukuto Wilfred a police officer attached to Anti Stock Theft Unit (ASTU)
18:57
18:57

DPP Withdraws Murder Charges against Minister Nantaba Murder of ssebulime 2

The DPP had earlier on advised the police to try the Police Officers in the Police Disciplinary court since their commander Corporal David Ssali had confessed to the crime and a ballistic report proved that it was his gun that was used to kill Ssebulime.
18:33
18:33

Police Boosts Security for Mbale Woman MP after Death Threats 2 1

Initial reports indicated that unidentified people dropped a letter at her home on Thursday, demanding 400 million Shillings, failure of which, she would be killed. According to the letter, the money was to be sent to a mobile phone number 0780723011 which is registered in the names of Moses Namisi.
18:22
18:22

Three Officials Arrested for Theft of Drugs in Kotido UGanda Police Force 1 1

The police also arrested Julius Opio Otim, a middleman who reportedly sold the drugs to pharmacies in Soroti, where the tins of drugs are rebranded in a cover-up.
18:15
18:15

Suspect in Kirumira Murder Died Before Releasing Killer Gun 1 1

Kirumira was killed alongside a female friend Resty Mbabazi Nalinnya near his home in Bulenga, Wakiso district on September 8, 2018. But one year after his death, the perpetrators have never been brought to book.
17:48
17:48

Qatari Companies Seek Partnerships with Ugandan Firms psfu 1 3

Although Uganda trades noticeably with Qatar's neighbours including Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Jordan, it does not trade much with Qatar currently.
17:48
17:48

CID Director in Lyantonde to Guide Triple Shooting Investigations 1 1 Top story

Late Kyampiire had separated with her husband. She carried the pregnancy into the second relationship. The owner of the previous pregnancy was demanding for the child. But we are regarding this stage regarding this speculation,” Enanga said.
17:37
17:37

Gang Kidnaps Pupil in Wobulenzi, Demands UGX 7M Ransom Uganda Police Force 3 1

The arrested gangsters have been identified as David Mutyaba, Ashraf Kakembo, Sam Ssempijja and Habibah Lamulah, all residents of Wobulenzi Town Council and Bamunanika Sub County, Luweero district. They are part of a gang comprising youths aged between 16 and 18, with a base in Wobulenzi town.
17:25
17:25

Elephant Kills Child, Injures Mother in Kaabong Yoweri Museveni 1 Top story

Nakwang is hospitalized at Kaabong Hospital in critical condition. Mathew Kubal, the Community Development Officer-CDO in Kakamar Sub County, says the mother had gone to the garden to harvest maize when the elephant attacked.
17:16
17:16

Makerere Needs Ugx7.5bn to Construct Student's Centre Mak Run 2019 4 2

Mrs. Gloria Nakyeyune Musitwa, the Fund Administrator of the Makerere Endowment Fund says so far raised a total of 400 million from the previous runs. She appealed to the alumni and friends of Makerere to join the university this Sunday in this year’s run.
17:10
17:10

Masindi CAO’s Office Locked 2

Byaruhanga is said to have closed the offices around 7am on Monday morning. Addressing journalists in his office, Byaruhanga, said he closed the CAO’s office to implement a council resolution.
16:46
16:46

Elderly Man Dies While Attending Wife’s Trial in Makindye Court 3

He had reportedly gone to the court to witness the trial of his wife Rosemary Kizito who is facing assault charges. The said charges attract a maximum sentence of five years upon conviction.
16:20
16:20

1,000 Ugandan Teachers Have Died Since Last Year – UNATU 1 1

The teacher's body says that their records point to HIV, cancer, high blood pressure, mental illnesses, and suicide as the common causes of death among teachers. But UNATU Chairman Zaddock Tumuhimbise says that the deaths are mainly a result of frustration and poverty, among teachers.
16:01
16:01

Hoima Nursing Students Protest Against Maladministration Nursing school 4 1 Top story

Mubarak Michael, the Guild President Hoima Nursing School faults the Principal for the recent resignation of ten tutors. According to Michael, the tutors resigned within a period of four months and have never been replaced, which has affected lectures.
15:31
15:31

UGX 230M Cultural Centre In Nwoya Locked For Four Years purongo sub county

The Centre is situated in Pagik Parish, Purongo Sub County. It was constructed in 2014 at a tune of 230 million shillings by Nwoya district local government in partnership with Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA).
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