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Uganda: Liquid Taps Ex-Microsoft Senior Executive As Uganda CEO

By Njenga HakeenahLiquid Telecom has appointed ex-Microsoft Senior Executive Dennis Keko Kahindi as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of...

Uganda: Why the ‘Miss Curvy Pageant’ Is an Assault On Ugandan Women

Photo: Nairobi News The official poster of the Miss Curvy Uganda contest. analysis By Amos Ochieng, Makerere University...

Uganda: Schools to Consult Before Hiking Fees, Says Muyingo

By Moses KyeyuneParliament — No school, whether private or government, will be allowed to increase school fees without...

Uganda: Mutungo Land Deal Is Dubious – AG

By Tom MalabaKampala — The Auditor General, Mr John Muwanga, has revealed that he requested the Inspector General...

Uganda: Cancer Clinic Opened At Jinja Hospital

By Philip WafulaJinja — The Uganda Cancer Institute (UCI) has opened a cervical cancer testing and treatment centre...

Africa: New Rugby Africa Vice President Owor Promises Uganda More

By Deus BugembeKampala — When his two term tenure as Uganda Rugby Union (URU) chairman expires in next...

Uganda: Locals Draw Dirty Water As Government Project Wastes Away

By Dan WanderaNakasongola — The fishing communities at Lwampanga Landing Site in Nakasongola District have accused government officials...

Uganda: Minister Mbayo Warns RDCs On Land Grabbing, Corruption

By Alfred TumushabeMbarara — The minister for Presidency, Ms Esther Mbayo, has cautioned Resident District Commissioners (RDCs) against...

Uganda: Rwanda and Uganda – Neighbors At Loggerheads

Photo: Daily Monitor Rwandan president Paul Kagame, left, and his Ugandan counterpart Yoweri Museveni meet at State House...

Rwanda’s Claims Are False, Says Uganda

By Dicta Asiimwe, Ivan R. MugishaUganda says Rwanda's allegations that it is supporting rebel groups opposed to President...

Uganda Joins Lobby to Enhance Transparency in Oil Deals

Photo: Daily Nation Tullow Oil workers at a rig in Buliisa in Uganda By Njiraini MuchiraUganda has joined...

Uganda: Four Arrested in Protest Over ‘Missing’ City Vendor

By Joseph KatoFour people were on Wednesday arrested in Kampala for allegedly holding an illegal demonstration. The suspects...

Rwanda: Uganda, Rwanda Should Settle Differences Amicably – Bishop

By Gertrude MutyabaMasaka Diocesan Bishop John Baptist Kaggwa has advised Uganda and Rwanda leaders to repair their strained...

Uganda: Police Explain How Former Museveni Guard Was Killed in Foiled Robbery

Police in Kampala are hunting for the driver of a bullion van which a former member of President...

Uganda: Government Seeks Parliamentary Approval of Shs280b for Aircrafts

By Moses KyeyuneGovernment on Wednesday morning presented to Parliament a request for approval of Shs280 billion as part...

Uganda: Four Family Members Killed in Amuru Motor Accident

By Julius OcungiFour people from one family are dead following the motor accident that happened on Tuesday at...

Rwanda: Cargo Truck Drivers At Katuna Lose Hope, Return to Mirama Hills Border

By Robert MuherezaAbout 30 cargo truck drivers who had parked at the no-man's land at Katuna border post...

Inside Rwanda-Uganda Row

Kampala -On November 9, 2017, a senior official from a diplomatic post of neighbouring country lured a Rwandan...

Uganda: State House Anti-Corruption Team Questions Mbarara Officials Again

By Rajab MukomboziMbarara — The Town Clerk Mbarara Municipal Council, Mr Edward Lwanga, and treasurer Richard Kerere have...

Uganda: Rwanda Asks Museveni to Kick Out Top Tycoon

By Sadab Kitatta KaayaThere are many reasons argued publicly and privately by officials on both sides of the...

Africa: Why You Should Make Ginger a Staple in Your Diet

By Frank KisakyeFor women, there is perhaps no other all-round therapeutic food than ginger. What else can work...

Uganda: MUBS to Launch Campaign Against Drug Addiction

By Stephen OtageKampala — Makerere University Business School (Mubs) will on Friday launch a campaign to sensitise students...

Uganda: State House Unit Sued Over Arrest of Suspects

By Juliet Kigongo & Anthony WesakaKampala — Five people have petitioned the High Court challenging the mandate of...

Uganda: Stop Extorting From Believers – Fr Lokodo

By Malik Fahad JjingoKalungu — The State Minister for Ethics and Integrity, Fr Simon Lokodo, has warned some...

Uganda: Pay TV Subscribers Grow to 2.1 Million

By Christine KasemiireKampala — Pay Television (TV) subscribers have increased from 1.4 million to 2.1 million, according to...

Uganda: Residents Ask Government to Close Abandoned Mines

By Paul SsekandiLyantonde — Residents of Buyaga Parish in Mpumudde Sub-county in Lyantonde District have asked the government...

Uganda: Don’t Expect Miracles From Me This Weekend, Says Ace Lwakataka

By John BatanuddeKampala — All eyes will be on Ponsioano 'Mafu Mafu' Lwakataka in his newly acquired Subaru...

Uganda: Students Want Varsity Body Out of Guild Polls

By Fred WambedeMbale — A section of students at Islamic University in Uganda (IUIU), have requested the university...

Uganda Set for Special Olympics in Abu Dhabi

By George KatongoleKampala — Since Uganda made its debut at the Special Olympic Games in 1995, the country...

Uganda: Police Warn of Conmen Posing As Utility Providers

By Franklin DrakuKampala — Police have warned tenants and house owners, who leave their residences unprotected during daytime,...

Uganda: Mob Kills 42 in 7 Weeks – Police

By Joseph KatoKampala — Uganda Police Force (UPF) has expressed worry over rampant murders by mob action where...

Uganda: Coffee Producers Seek to Eliminate Middlemen

By Ismail Musa LaduKampala — Coffee processors want to stop selling their coffee through auction markets such as...

Rwanda: Over 100 Rwandans Illegally Held in Uganda – Sezibera

By Collins MwaiAt least 106 Rwandan nationals are currently being held in Uganda with no access to lawyers...

Rwanda: Government Allays Fears on Imports, Exports From Uganda

By Collins MwaiForeign Affairs Minister Dr. Richard Sezibera has allayed fears of a significant trade impact that could...

Uganda: 80-Year-Old Joins Primary One, Eyes Teaching Profession

By Moses OkeyaAn 80-year-old woman has enrolled for Primary One at Jesus is King Nursery and Primary School...

Uganda: Ntare School to Teach Chinese

By Felix AinebyoonaMbarara — Ntare School has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Confucius Institute at...

Uganda: I Am Not Seeking Presidency but Empowerment – Besigye

By Yazid YolisigiraMayuge — Former Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) president, Dr Kizza Besigye, has said his determination...

Uganda: Police Summon Kyaligonza for Assault of Traffic Officer

By Joseph KatoKampala — Police have said Uganda's ambassador to Burundi, Maj Gen Matayo Kyaligonza, has been summoned...

Uganda: Vipers Visit Ndejje in Uganda Premier League

By Denis BbosaKampala — It is that time of the season for Vipers and KCCA enthusiasts to get...

Uganda: Government Worried Over Forgery of Medical Results

By Tobbias Jolly Owiny & Stephen OkelloGulu — The Ministry of Health has warned about the rampant issuance...