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21:56
21:56

One Feared Dead as People Power Activists, Police Clash in Nansana Nakawa

The activists were returning from the burial of their colleague, Ritah Nabukenya in Kiboga district. Nabukenya succumbed to injuries she sustained in a motor accident in Nakawa on Monday.
21:50
21:50

Religious Leaders Concerned About Excluding Young Voters 2

Speaking at their offices in Mengo along Ssentema Road on Monday, IRCU through their Chairperson Sheikh Shaban Ramadhan Mubaje, the Mufti of Uganda, said although it was necessary to follow the dictates of the law stopping the registration of new voters in 2019 will leave out so many would be voters.
21:27
21:27

Kwania Pupils Study Under Trees After Storm 3 1

Galdino Obwor, the School Management Committee Chairperson, says they have held several meetings with parents to forge a way forward without success.
21:00
21:00

Kabalagala Police Holding 10 People Power Supporters 1 1

The arrest of the group came just a few hours after police blocked Kyagulanyi from holding a consultative meeting on his presidential ambitions that was scheduled to take place at Pope Paul Memorial hotel in Kampala.
20:43
20:43

30 Child Offenders Escape From Gulu Remand Home 1

Mark Kimera, the Assistant Probation Officer Gulu Remand Home, says dozens of the inmates fled from the facility around 7:00pm on Monday.
20:27
20:27

Government Reinstates Mandatory Vehicle Inspection 2 1

In 2016, government contracted Swiss firm, Société Générale De Surveillance SGS to conduct mandatory vehicle inspection to ascertain their road worthiness with the aim of reducing carnage on Ugandan roads.
20:08
20:08

Delayed Delivery Of Vaccines Angers Cattle Keepers MAAIF 1 2

Dr. Henry Mulondo, the Kotido District Veterinary Officer, says he has received assurance from the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) that the district will receive 20,000 vaccines by mid-March.
19:52
19:52

Makerere University Council Directs Fresh Search for Deputy Vice Chancellor 1 Top story

Early this month, Civil Division High Court Judge, Musa Sekaana issued an order, directing the Makerere University management to furnish it with the progress as per its direction, within only two weeks to prove that there was an ongoing process of selecting a substantive leader.
19:34
19:34

Gulu Attack: Army Prosecutors Withdraw Charges Against LC Chairperson, 17 Others Remanded gulu attacks 2 2

The charges were instituted against Okello in 2016 together with 17 others following a botched attack on Opit Army Detach and Central Police Station in Gulu District, which claimed the lives of two soldiers, four Policemen and left scores injured.
19:03
19:03

Apac Municipality Receives UGX 487M under USMID 2

According to Ogwang, the money will be used to furnish the office, finance the physical planning and urban system development, specialised technical plan and equipment, assess comparative advantages of localities and development of investment profiles. However, the Municipality is expected to receive an overall total of 34 billion shillings under the 3 years project that will end in the Financial Year 2021/2022
18:48
18:48

MOE Revising School Management Committee Guidelines 4

According to Dr. Lusambu to make sure that SMC are fully functional in every school across the country, they will be appointed at the same time for the same duration of time. As it stands now, members are voted when and if a school decides to have a SMC.
18:19
18:19

MPs Question BoU Operations without Deputy Governor bank of uganda 1 1 Top story

The Microfinance State Minister, Haruna Kasolo Kyeyune told Parliament that he has alerted the president on the matter and will respond soon. He also allayed the fears of the legislators, saying all is moving on well in the Central Bank.
18:03
18:03

Accountability: Muhakanizi Vows to Take Action Against NMS 1 1

On Tuesday, the Public Accounts Committee Chaired by the Budadiri West Member of Parliament, Nathan Nandala Mafabi accused Muhakanizi of failing to perform his role of enforcing accountability reports from Ministries, Departments and Agencies especially NMS.
17:50
17:50

Bukalasa Agricultural College Embarks on Multiplication of Grafted Tomatoes 3 1 Top story

Gelvan Kisolo Lule, the Principal of Bukalasa Agricultural College explains that they grafted the tomatoes with disease resistance seeds and high yielding seedlings to come up with good seedlings.
17:33
17:33

Report: Most Ugandans Stuck with Poor Quality Jobs job creation 1 1 Top story

Dino Merotto, World Bank Economist and lead author of the report, said Uganda still has to create at least one million jobs each year from 2030, an increase from the current demand of 660,000 a year.
17:27
17:27

Presidential Consultations: MPs Grill Justice Minister Over Absence of Regulations 6 1 Top story

The EC Chairperson, Justice Byabakama said Section 3 of the Presidential Elections Act give freedom to every Ugandan who wishes to contest for the President’s office to consult, introduce himself or herself to the Electoral Commission and notify the relevant local council and police where they intend to hold consultations.
17:09
17:09

Thugs Hack Chapati Vendor In Gulu to Death 1

Nshekampora Diogen, a mansion at the site where the body was found, says the body had multiple cuts an indication that the deceased could have been killed using machetes
16:50
16:50

Uganda seeks UGX 16B to Recoil Hatching Locusts Eggs 1 2

Agriculture Minister Vincent Bamulangaki Ssempijja told journalists in Kampala that a technical field expert team which was sent to neighbouring Kenya has confirmed that the locusts had hatched in billions in almost the whole of Turkana, an area closer to Uganda’s Karamoja region.
16:35
16:35

How IGG Probe Cost Professor Joloba Mak Principal's Job investigation 1 Top story

Despite scoring highly, the search committee, declined to recommend Professor Moses Joloba for appointment on grounds that there were several complaints against him. However, the committee noted that there was no conclusive report on the status of the complaints as well as disciplinary action by either management or Appointments Board.
16:11
16:11

EC Declines to Re-open Voter Registration Exercise 3 1

A section of MPs objected to the closure of the registration exercise saying that the cut-off date should be at least two months to the nomination of candidates so that potential voters and candidates are not disenfranchised. They argued that there is no legal provision stopping the registration of voters in December.
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