Reach Out with Hope is operating at Bukuma Village in Luweero Town. The Organization with help from citizens of United States Of America offer health services, distribute chicken, animals to residents and engages in pastoral work.
The first phase of the program covering a total of 14 districts including Lira, Dokolo, Otuke, Alebtong, Soroti, Kaberamaido, Bukedea, and Butaleja among others was launched on October 24th, 2014 in Lira town by Sarah Opendi, the minister for health.
The Uganda Peoples Defense Forces (UPDF) has issued a 3 month ultimatum for the DRC government to agree with the M23 Rebels about their repatriation or they will be handed over to the United Nations, defense spokesperson Paddy Ankunda has said.
More than 120 people living at Lutoboka landing site in Kalangala district are currently homeless after a fire gutted 21 houses. Property worth millions of shillings including household items such as furniture, clothes, beddings, plus fishing nets and tons of dry fish has been destroyed.
A mob at Matete in Sembabule district has lynched two suspected boda boda thieves and set their bodies on fire. The deceased have been identified as Sulaiman Miyingo, a resident of Mitogo, Village, Kibinge Sub County in Bukomansimbi district and the second person has not yet been identified.
Lovini Wanjiku Ngoroge (45,) a Kenyan national was on Friday arrested by the Rwandan Police after she was allegedly found with 2.5 kilograms of Cocaine. The drugs in question are worth 8 million Rwandan Francs
Cultural leaders in the Rwenzori region want the government of Uganda to work with other stakeholders for a lasting solution to the conflicts in the area. Bwamba King Lt. Col. Martin Kamya and host King Charles Wesley Mumbere of Rwenzururu were addressing participants during a two day Rwenzori leaders retreat that ended on Friday at the Spring International Hotel in Kasese town.
The Japanese government has donated 4 million dollars to the United Nations High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR), to assist the Government to manage the welfare of South Sudanese Refugees. Announcing the assistance at the Prime Ministers\' office, the Japanese Ambassador to Uganda Junzo Fujita said that the South Sudanese refugees are facing untold suffering in refugee camps due to lack of funds by the UNHCR.
A secondary school teacher in Kabale district has been arrested by the Police in connection with the defilement of a Primary Seven pupil.The suspect identified as David Kibonge a teacher at Rubanda High School was Friday morning picked by police