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Feb 2015 23 results
19:41
19:41

Energy Minister Says Tullow, Total to be Granted Production Licenses Soon tullow oil 1

Oil companies Tullow and Total are to be granted the long awaited production licenses soon according to state minister for energy in charge mineral resources Peter Lokeris. Speaking to Uganda Radio Network on the sidelines of a public dialogue on oil in Kampala, Lokeris said within a month or two the two oil companies will be granted the long-awaited production licenses.
18:36
18:36

Iron Bar Hitmen: Police arrests 72 suspects in night Operation night movements 1

The arrest follows a wave of fresh cases involving suspected iron bar hit men who target ladies moving back home at night.
18:18
18:18

Legislators Question Government\'s Commitment on Electoral Reform Proposals electoral reforms 4

On Wednesday afternoon, Cecilia Ogwal, the opposition chief Whip tasked Ruhakana Rugunda, the prime minister to explain when they intend to table proposed electoral reforms.
17:49
17:49

Flying Squad Picks Up Prime Suspect in Busoga Murders mystery killings 1 Top story

Kayihura explains that the suspect was picked up in the wee hours of Wednesday morning from Luwanika Salaf Mosque in Buyinja Sub County, where he is believed to have been hiding.
16:29
16:29

Karamoja Bush Fires Destroy 70 Homes moroto district 1

Cosmas Ayepa, the Moroto District Vice Chairperson says the situation is alarming.
16:16
16:16

Uganda Urged on Corruption-free New Oil Bid Process oil and gas sector

Global Witness, a London-based natural resource watchdog, has called on the Ugandan government to avoid corruption in the newly announced competitive bidding process for oil exploration.
15:51
15:51

War Victims Want Government To Manage Compensation lra insurgency 1

Victims of war in Acholi sub region have appealed to government to take over the compensation of claimants; stating that their executives are fraudulently managing the claimant\'s cash.
15:48
15:48

Police Hold Man for Brutal Murder of Step Father murder charges

He is wanted in connection to the death of his step father Yokoyadi Odia.
15:23
15:23

Rakai CIID Officer Reinstated After Protests kyebe killings 1 Top story

The Rakai Criminal Investigations and Intelligence Officer, who had been transferred last week before solving the case of nine slain family members, has been reinstated.
14:51
14:51

Court Awards Ex- Minister Musumba, MP Mawanda UGX615 Billion 2

The duo dragged Videocon Industries Limited to court for alleged breach of contract after they entered a mining deal.
14:46
14:46

Government Boosts Coffee Growing In Lango 2

The government has embarked on the promotion of coffee growing in Lango sub region, under the new Wealth Creation activities being monitored by soldiers.
13:43
13:43

Expectant Mothers Pay for Mama Kits

According to Asibazuyo, most of the expectant mothers at the health center bought the mama kits.
12:19
12:19

MPs Demand Govt Explanation over Exportation of Medical Workers brain drain 1 2 Top story

The Speaker of Parliament, Rebecca Kadaga has directed the Ministers of Foreign Affairs and Health to clear the air regarding a plan by government to export over 200 health workers to Trinidad and Tobago. Kadaga\'s directive follows concerns raised by some members of the health committee, who contend that the move by government is bound to create a massive gap in the already crippled health sector.
12:19
12:19

Seven Arrested For Attemtping to Marry A Minor apac district

Police in Apac district is holding seven people including the parents of the bride and groom for presiding over the marriage of a minor.
12:07
12:07

Legislators Compel Vision Boss to Produce Staff List staff salaries 1 6

Vision Group Chief Executive Director, Robert Kabushenga has been compelled by Parliament\'s Committee on Commissions, Statutory Authorities and State Enterprises (COSASE) to avail the Groups staff list entailing names of staff, designation, and district of origin, date of appointment, qualification and salary.
11:37
11:37

New Report Castigates Uganda\'s Rights Record

The report says little new things after an earlier focused report that was released in October last year pointed out similar human rights challenges that were happening in the country. Other aspects covered by the report include the attack on civilians that happened in Rwenzori, the alleged discrimination of the LGBT community and also the rights of access to healthcare for HIV patients in light of the HIV law
11:29
11:29

ICC To Release Documents On Ongwen Case From 2005 dominic ongwen

In a ruling made this afternoon, the court decided to make public documents relating to the case of Dominic Ongwen. The documents 21 in total, are a revelation of arrest warrants and requests for arrest of rebels made to three governments; Uganda, Democratic Republic of Congo and Sudan.
10:51
10:51

Besigye Beats Police Surveillance, Emerges At Luweero Rally heavy deployement 2 1

However, Besigye sneaked into Luweero using Mulindwa David road and showed up at the rally unnoticed by the cops.
10:45
10:45

Senior Mulago Nurse Stabs Husband, Steals UGX 17M attempted murder

Mr Omala told police that when the woman realized that he was not going to give her the Shs17million as he had earlier planned for development of their house, a struggle ensued and before he could notice, Ms Akoth grabbed a knife and stabbed him.
09:56
09:56

Construction of Villa-Sembabule Highway Finally Starts 2 2

Now, Abraham Byandala, the Works and Transport minister says government has contracted China Railway NO3 Engineering Group Company Limited to undertake the road construction.
Feb 2015 23 results