Uganda

Uganda: Prime Minister Nabbanja Cites Shoddy Roadworks

The Prime Minister, Ms Robinah Nabbanja, has recommended the termination of a contract for the construction of a...

Uganda: All Set for Varsity Rugby, Tennis Fest

More than 400 student athletes will compete in rugby and Sevens rugby at the second Kings of Africa...

Uganda: New Wealth Creation Fund for Post Pandemic Uganda

Sanlam Investment East Africa last week unveiled an Income Fund that it says will boost the creation of...

Uganda: Construction of Uganda Tourism School Nearly Complete

The Uganda Tourism School is due to be handed over to the government following the completion of physical...

Uganda: Invest Shs1.2tn IMF Money in Covid-19 Fight – CSOs

Kampala, Uganda — Government needs to open up on the recent allocation of the Shs1.2trillion International Monetary Fund's...

Uganda: President Museveni to Address Nation Tomorrow

Entebbe, Uganda — President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni will address the nation tomorrow September 22 on COVID-19 and the...

Uganda: Unra Urges MPs to Speed Up Loan Approval for Hoima Oil Road

Kampala, Uganda — Members of Parliament have been urged by Uganda National Roads Authority (UNRA) to fast-track the...

Uganda: Judge Sues Bank Over Sale of Disputed Property

By Anthony Wesaka Soroti High Court resident Judge, Henry Peter Adonyo, is seeking redress in the Commercial Division...

Uganda: Janet Puts Breaks On Transfer of Teachers

The Minister of Education, Ms Janet Museveni, has directed the Education Service Commission to halt the transfer of...

Uganda: Court Upholds Election of MP Akol

Gulu High Court yesterday upheld the election of Mr Anthony Akol as the Member of Parliament of Kilak...

Uganda: Former MP Katoto Loses Poll Petition Against Brother

The High court in Mbarara has dismissed an election petition against Katerera Constituency MP, Mr Muhammed Kato, which...

Uganda: Wakayima Confirmed As Nansana MP

By Juliet Kigongo The High Court in Kampala has upheld the election of Hannington Wakayima Musoke Nsereko of...

Uganda: Isingiro NRM Candidate Loses Election Petition

High Court in Mbarara yesterday declared Isingiro West Constituency MP Rauben Arinaitwe as a validly elected to represent...

Uganda: Court Summons MP Ssegirinya for Demanding Bobi’s Victory

Buganda Road Chief Magistrate's Court in Kampala has, for the second time issued criminal summons to Kawempe North...

Kenya/Uganda: Harambee Starlets to Face Uganda in 2022 Awcon Qualifiers

Harambee Starlets have been drawn against Uganda, Eritrea and Djibouti in Pool "A" of the 2022 Africa Women...

Uganda: Yumbe Hailstorm Destroys Crops, Kills Over 410 Cattle

An assessment conducted by the Yumbe District disaster management committee on the damage cause by last week's hailstorm...

Uganda: Recurrent Shs2.6b Upl Budget ‘Stingy’

Many Uganda Premier League (UPL) officials who attended Saturday's general meeting were left dumbfounded that the league administrators...

Uganda Will Miss Lwanga’s ‘Wise Counsel’, Says Museveni

Orthodox Archbishop Metropolitan Jonah Lwanga was laid to rest yesterday amid glowing tribute and a three-gun salute. President...

Uganda: 50,000 Katanga Residents Cry for Help Over Eviction Threats

Residents on the disputed land at Katanga near Wandegeya, Kampala, have appealed to authorities to protect them from...

Uganda: Uwa Under Fire Over Fuel Station in Game Reserve

By Tobbias Jolly Owiny The Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) has come under pressure from political leaders and conservationists...

Uganda: Nwoya District Taskforce Rejects Covid-19 Budget

Nwoya District taskforce has declined to approve a budget breakdown for the Covid-19 response citing irregularity in budgeting....

Uganda: KCCA Divided Over Collapsed Building

Technocrats at Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) are divided on whether or not to demolish the structure which...

Uganda: Fishermen Protest Closure of 8 Landing Sites

By AL-MAHDI SSENKABIRWA A section of fishermen in the island district of Kalangala have protested the continuous closure...

Uganda: Universities to Get High Speed Internet

Ugandan universities and other post-secondary education institutions could get hooked on the high-speed internet while some students and...

Uganda: Archbishop Jonah Lwanga Dies At 76

Kampala, Uganda — Since the death on Sept.05 of Archbishop Jonah Lwanga in Athens, Greece, the spiritual leader...

Uganda: Gulu Hub Nears Completion

The Construction of multi-billion Gulu logistic hub in Layibi Gown ward, Bar-dege-Layibi Division in Gulu City is almost...

Uganda: Army to Recruit 2,000 Graduates

The Uganda People's Defence Force (UPDF) will recruit 2,000 graduates, the Commander of Land Forces, Lt Gen Muhoozi...

Uganda to Review Research Agreements With Donors

Government is set to review all research agreements with donors to ensure that researchers in the country own...

Uganda: Over 455,000 Vaccines Will Expire Soon, Says Govt

The Ministry of Health has asked National Medical Stores to withdraw Covid-19 vaccines from districts which will not...

Uganda: 500 Kamwenge Residents Battle Leg Swelling Disease

At least 500 Kamwenge District residents are at various stages of battling podoconiosis, a disease similar to, but...

Uganda: Reopening Schools – Govt to Vaccinate 310,000 Students

Up to 310,000 students in tertiary institutions will be vaccinated to pave way for the reopening of schools...

Uganda: Beware of Scammers Using My Name – Zari

Ugandan socialite and businesswoman Zari Hassan has warned her fans to beware of fraudsters using her images and...

Uganda: Ura FC Out to Complete Coffee Task

New URA head coach Sam Timbe was quick to identify his team's shortcomings from their first leg Caf...

Uganda: Samia Confirms She Will Vie for Presidency in 2025

Tanzanian President Samia Suluhu last week confirmed her political ambitions, saying she intends to run for office in...

Uganda: Mission Possible for Express FC

Express coach Wasswa Bbosa believes his team can put their stadium mess frustrations out of mind and focus...

Uganda: Family of Man Who Beheaded Wife Ordered to Pay 8 Cows

By Patrick Ebong New details have emerged regarding the brutal killing of a 43-year-old woman by her 53-year-old...

Uganda: Testing Mess At Entebbe Causes 90 Percent Tourist Cancellations – Tour Operators

Across — section of tour operators have cried out to government to clean up the Covid-19 testing mess...

Uganda: Govt Orders Isimba Dam Contractor to Fix 584 Defects

The minister for Energy has ordered the Chinese company constructing the Isimba hydro power station to rectify all...

Uganda: Lcs Pinned Over Increasing Cases of Gender-Based Violence

Residents in the greater Mukono have pinned the local council leaders for failing to fight gender-based violence in...

Uganda: Court Upholds Uwera Sentence

One of the key ingredients of a murder case that must be proved beyond a reasonable doubt is...