Breaking

Archive

Oct 1177 results
11:32
11:32

Pictorial: Uganda Police Force Win Inter-Forces Games 2022 in Kasese Police FC

This year’s edition was hosted by Uganda Wildlife Authority-UWA in Mweya, Queen Elizabeth National Park under the theme: “Interforce Collaboration a key to Effective Wildlife Protection”.
07:48
07:48

Police Crowned Champions of Inter-Forces Games 2022 Uganda police force 3 2

The competition returned this year having temporarily been suspended due to the COVID- 19 pandemic and attracted teams from Police, Uganda Peoples’ Defense Forces-UPDF, Uganda Prisons Service-UPS and Uganda Wildlife Authority -UWA.
14:25
14:25

Nakapiripirit Residents in Panic As Stray Lions Kill Five Cattle 2 1

On Friday night, an unspecified number of lions believed to have strayed from Pian –the Upe game reserve attacked a cattle kraal in Namalu Town council killing cows and injuring others.
14:41
14:41

Tooro Kingdom Royal Tombs in Sorry State 2 3

Arnold Kasoro, a resident of Kangoma cell in Kibiito town council told the Uganda Radio Network that a number of tourists from all over the world used to visit the Tomb of the late King Kaboyo I, who was buried in Kangoma village.
11:18
11:18

Help Recover our Fertile Land From Animals, Hungry Karamoja Elders Plead community land 4 1

Simon Nangiro, the chairperson Karamoja Elders association says they have realized that food production is important and they need back their land since wildlife revenues do not benefit the community.
16:53
16:53

Parliament, Executive Fail to Agree on ‘Nyege Nyege’ Festival 6 1

In her communication to the plenary, Speaker Among said that the position of parliament requiring the cancellation of the festival still stands and that it is now the responsibility of the Executive to work upon the recommendation.
09:04
09:04

Language Barrier, Accidents Hampering Great Africa Cycling Safari 5 4

John-Bosco Barongo, the Director of Great Africa Cycling Safari, says that the tour is aimed at promoting the merits of the East African Community Integration through interacting with locals, tourism, and trade, and highlighting the impact of climate change and environmental conservation.
18:34
18:34

Our Position on ‘Nyege Nyege’ Festival Stands – Speaker 7 1 Top story

On Wednesday morning, the Prime Minister, Robinah Nabbanja chaired an inter-ministerial meeting that gave a green light to the festival contrary to the recommendation by Parliament calling for the cancellation of the festival.
14:53
14:53

Premier's Meeting Okays ‘Nyege Nyege’ Festival 3 Top story

According to Nabbanja, the meeting reached several resolutions, one of which is to harmonise with parliament to ensure that the festival takes place under strict guidelines.
17:11
17:11

UWA Staff Ask Gov’t to Increase Funding to Sports in Conservation Areas 4 1

Bashir Hangi, the UWA communication officer said that there is a lot of talent within UWA that needs to be given an opportunity to manifest by allocating reasonable resources at conservation area level to boast training.
12:47
12:47

UWA Arrests 60 Poachers in Eight Month Operations in Nakapiripirit

James Okware, the senior warden officer incharge of Pian Upe game reserve in Nakapiripirit district said 60 poachers were arrested in operations carried out from from January to August this year.
12:01
12:01

Rwenzori Festival Excites Kasese Residents 7 2

The festival is meant to showcase the opportunities and cultural diversities in the Rwenzori region to attract investors and tourists.
14:30
14:30

Kotido Elders Boycott Karamoja Cultural Festival elders forum 2 1 Top story

Akore explained that this would be the best time for Elders from different clusters within Karamoja to come together and explore possible solutions to some of the issues affecting the region but not to enjoy when their people are dying of starvation due to hunger.
11:51
11:51

London Route Not Viable-Former Board Chairman Uganda Airlines 6 4

Balunywa says the London route lacks a market in comparison to Dubai and Asian destinations which attract passengers who are mainly tourists, businesspeople. He says those routes are also lucrative for cargo operations.
07:28
07:28

UGX 900m Earmarked to Compensate Victims of Human-Wildlife Conflict problem animals 1

Tom Butime, the Tourism Minister told Parliament on Wednesday that the funds are a cumulative 2 percent of the total annual revenue being generated by the Uganda Wildlife Authority – UWA.
17:12
17:12

Six Arrested For Illegal Possession of Game Meat 2

Nelson Tumushime, the Rwenzori East Regional Police Spokesperson only identified one of the suspects as Patrick Masereka, 48, a resident of Kilembe Sub County.
14:26
14:26

Construction of Lango Palace Yet to Start 18 Months Later 2

Najjuma Christine Nalima Sebyala, the Managing Director of CMD, blames the delays on the OPM, which says has failed to avail them of the architectural drawings needed to start the work.
07:13
07:13

Gov't Failing to Hit Monthly Toll Collection Target on Entebbe Expressway 2 6 Top story

According to the loan agreement, the repayment schedule runs from July 21, 2019, to January 21, 2032. In the 13-year repayment period, the government plans to pay $26.8 million (about Shs 95 billion) every year. This means that the government should collect at least Shilling 7.8 billion monthly to meet the loan obligation.
19:01
19:01

Annual Festival to Transform Rwenzori Communities 5 1

Johnson Mboga, the chairman of the Kasese Tourism Investment Forum says while there is a lot of public knowledge of the region as a tourism hub, companies and individuals from other areas have benefited more from the resources than the residents.
19:25
19:25

King Oyo Concludes 10-Day Rwenzori Expedition 2

The expedition sought to draw attention to the impact of climate change, and the significant role of environmental conservation and promotion of the Rwenzori Mountains as a unique adventure tourism attraction.
Oct 1177 results