Heavily armed soldiers and police on Tuesday raided and the searched a residential apartment in Masaka town over suspected terrorism, sending tenants into panic. The building located at Bwala in Masaka municipality, belongs to Resty Wangi, a local businesswoman.
Parliament is being urged to hasten the enactment of the psychoactive substance control act, the repeal of the liquor and Enguuli Act to regulate alcohol and drug abuse in the country. Uganda is currently focusing specifically on reduction of harmful use of alcohol in response to the launch of the global strategy to reduce the cases.
Retired Supreme Court judge, George Kanyeihamba on Tuesday attacked former tourism minister, Serapio Rukundo describing him as incompetent during the ongoing commission of inquiry into alleged mismanagement of Uganda Wildlife Authority funds.
Augustine Okello alias Rouks, a presenter with Lira based Rhino FM radio has gone missing. His wife, Loreta Awor Okello says that she discovered that her husband was missing on Monday, when she went to inquire about the whereabouts of her husband from the station.
Lack of supervision of government projects by district officials in Kabalore has resulted into shoddy work. District officials are mandated to carry out routine supervision of government projects but this is not the case in Kabalore.
Opposition members of parliament have asked the deputy speaker Jacob Oulanya to resign for engaging in partisan politics. It all started after Oulanya attended the NRM caucus meeting summoned by President Yoweri Museveni at his home in Rwakitura over the weekend.
Six men suspected to be the masterminds of motorcycle thefts in Kasese have been arrested. They are as Bashir Olenge, Cosmas Baluku, Mayani Thembo and Mughuma Bwambale all residents of Kisolholho village in Karambi sub-county.
Irene Akankwasa, the chief magistrate of the anti corruption court has ordered former health ministers Jim Muhwezi, Dr Alex Kamugisha and Mike Mukula to expeditiously pursue their appeal before the supreme court.
Police in Nebbi is holding three men found in possession of a gun that was allegedly stolen from a UPDF soldier and used to rob a businessman in Panyimur Sub County. The suspects are Rajom Can-ngech, a UPDF soldier and his three accomplices only identified as Ogera, Paranga and Ganda.