Breaking

Archive

May 2016 24 results
20:01
20:01

Uganda hosts First Sub-Saharan Africa Islamic Finance Convention islamic banking 1

The suitability of Islamic financial products such as Sukuk to meet the burgeoning large-scale infrastructure funding requirements in Africa, as well as the industrys potential to play a more meaningful role in financial deepening and inclusion on the continent are further adding to the positive momentum of Islamic finance in Africa.
19:47
19:47

Cheptegei, Chemutai Off to Shanghai china 1

Joshua Cheptegei and Peruth Chemutai have left for China to participate in the second round of the IAAF Diamond League.
18:39
18:39

Ninth Parliament Had More Flaws -MPs 1 8

The Parliament Watch Bulletin Midterm audit report published by the Uganda Governance Monitoring Group UGMP last year noted that several MPs demonstrated ignorance and either made meaningless contributions or desisted from participating in debate in parliament.
18:16
18:16

Tetanus Affects Uganda's Medical Male Circumcision Rollout 2 1 Top story

Hospitals registering lower circumcisions since Ministry of health came out with the guidelines including tetanus toxiod vaccination as part of the Safe Medical Male circumcision.
18:00
18:00

300,000 Expected at Swearing in Ceremony-NRM 2

Army spokesman Col. Paddy Ankunda, said they have made sufficient preparations for the ceremony, adding that security is on high alert to avert any terror threats.
17:47
17:47

Museveni Rejects Tax Exemption on MP's Allowances commercial court 2

In February, Justice Henry Adonyo of the Commercial Court ordered that MPs allowances, including mileage and constituency allowances, sitting allowances for committee sessions, town running allowances, among others be taxed.
17:27
17:27

Mulago Hospital Acquires More Cancer Testing Machines ugandan 3 1 Top story

The machines include the cobas 6000 analyzer used for testing skin cancers and the hematology machine XN 1000 that tests blood cancers such as leukemia, multiple myeloma-a type of cancer that begins in the bone marrow and lymphomas-a group of blood cell tumors that develop from lymphatic cells.
17:13
17:13

Woman Held For Cohabiting with Minor arua district 2

Josephine Angucia, the North Western Regional Police spokesperson, says Candiru befriended the minor on social media before she convinced him to visit her in Arua.
16:18
16:18

Lack of Funds Hampers Completion of Arua District Complex 2 1

Sam Wadri Nyakua, the Arua LC V chairperson, says they have failed to secure funding to complete the new council complex.
15:52
15:52

Makerere University Denies Scrapping Courses 5 1

Professor Ddumba Ssentamu, the Makerere Vice Chancellor told MPs on the Education committee this morning that the 39 certificate, diploma, degree, Masters and PhD programmes are currently under review for consideration for merging, scrapping or integration as course units.
15:37
15:37

Lwengo Woman MP Case Flops 1

Last month, one of the witnesses, Baker Byaayi told Court that Namujju has never studied up to those levels. He claimed that the documents she submitted were forged, adding that she isnt qualified to hold the position of Member of Parliament.
15:20
15:20

Uganda Police Joins Hunt for ISIS-Linked Medical Interns 2

The suspects Ahmed Hish and Farah Dagane are believed to be accomplices to Mohammed Abdi Ali who was arrested in Kenya and Kampala International University students Nuseiba Mohammed Haji and Fatumah Mohammed Hanshi who were arrested in Uganda last week.
15:07
15:07

Kabale Vendors Protest Proposed Introduction of Uniforms 2

Andrew Baija, the Health Inspector Kabale Municipality, says they will not reverse the decision. According to Baija, the vendors have been faulting on cleanliness, adding that the new move will help authorities to hold them accountable.
13:03
13:03

Landslides Kill Eleven In Bundibugyo red cross 1

Jolly Tibamanya, the Bundibugyo LC V Chairperson, says a team from the district has been dispatched to Humya village to assess the damage and to plan for relief supplies for some of the survivors who have sought refuge at Humya Catholic Church
12:53
12:53

FDC Supporters Protest Transfer of Mwiru, Nabeta Electoral Petition electoral petitions

Their contention started after a road map of election petition hearing released by Jinja high court deputy registrar Jesse Byaruhanga. It indicates that the case filed by Mwiru against Nathan Igeme Nabeta, the elected Member of Parliament for Jinja East Constituency will be heard in Kampala by Justice Lydia Mugambe.
12:05
12:05

More than 100 People Evicted from Forest Reserve

In January this year, the National Forestry Authority ordered the affected people to vacate the piece of land measuring approximately 210 hectares in vain. As a result, the families through their lawyer, Quirinus Oyugi Onono from Oyugi Onono and company filed a case in court staying their eviction, saying their families have been occupying the contested land since 1940.
11:42
11:42

Cecafa Move 2016 Cecafa Nile Basin Cup nicholas musonye 1

Council for East and Central African Football Associations Cecafa has confirmed the postponement of the 2016 Nile Basin Club.
10:58
10:58

Govt's Urged to Stop Marketing of Breast Milk Substitutes breast feeding 1

For the UN health experts, theres no substitute to breastfeeding; mothers milk is safe, clean and helps to protect infants against many common childhood illnesses. But the practice faces increasing pressure from aggressive marketing tactics by producers of breast-milk substitutes a market sector thats worth almost 45 billion US dollars globally.
10:37
10:37

DPC in Trouble for Defying Lawful Court Orders

Tugume is accused of disobeying lawful orders issued by Grace Ssemaganda Richard, the former Lira grade one magistrate on March 22nd 2016, mandating Allied Auctioneers Company to auction all unclaimed property at Lira Central Police Station include motor cycles, iron sheets, iron bars, motor vehicles, and scraps.
09:59
09:59

Lira in Talks with CAA Over Airfield Relocation 1

Assy Abirebe Tumwesigire, the Town Clerk Lira municipality, says they have started talks with CAA to finance the establishment of the modern airfield at Anai village.
May 2016 24 results