Uganda

Uganda: Chameleone to Follow Bobi Wine Into Politics in Upcoming Elections

By Nahashon MusunguPopular Ugandan singer Joseph Mayanja, popularly known as Jose Chameleone may be about to try his...

Uganda: Shs7b Drugs Destroyed in Kampala

By Joseph KatoAbout 600kgs of narcotic drugs recovered from suspects by Uganda authorities since 2015 have been destroyed...

Uganda: Include Sex Workers If SDGs Are to Be Achieved – Government Told

By Anthony WesakaKampala — Government has been tipped to ensure inclusiveness of everyone even sex workers if it's...

Uganda: 30 Hospitalized After Eating Poisoned Wf Porridge

By Steven AriongAmudat — A total of 30 people from different families in Alakas village, Amudat Sub County...

Uganda: DPP Completes Kirumira Murder Investigations

By UrnThe director of public prosecutions (DPP) has completed investigations into the murder of the former Buyende district...

Uganda: Makerere Lifts Muasa Boss Suspension

By UrnMakerere University has lifted the suspension of Dr Deus Kamunyu Muhwezi, the chairperson of Makerere University Academic...

Uganda: Bobi Wine, Francis Zaake, Nubian Li Record Fiscal Policy Song

By Clare MuhindoAfter he was served with cocktails of critical public opinions on his understanding of the management...

Uganda: Proposal to Scrap a-Level Is Insane. That’s Why We Should Consider It!

opinion By Daniel K KalinakiThis newspaper reported on Tuesday that Prof A.B. Kasozi had thrown a cat among...

Uganda: Makerere University Lifts Muasa Boss Suspension

Kampala — The suspension of Dr Deus Kamunyu Muhwezi, the chairperson of Makerere University Academic Staff Association -MUASA...

Uganda Accuses Rwanda of Imposing Trade Embargo

As the ongoing border spat between Uganda and Rwanda escalates, Kampala is accusing Kigali of imposing non-tariff barriers...

Uganda: Why SK Mbuga’s Wife Was Denied Bail

By Ephraim KasoziKampala — Ms Angella Chebet, the wife to socialite Sulaiman Kabangala Mbuga, aka, SK Mbuga, has...

Uganda: ‘Cutting Everything in Sight’ – Ugandans Vow to Curb Rampant Deforestation

By Liam TaylorGulu — The convulsive rhythms of local "lakubukubu" music blast from the back of a pickup...

Uganda: Shs7b Dam Lies Idle 9 Years Later

By Patrick EbongOtoke — Residents of Adwari Sub-county in Otuke District have failed to use the Shs6.9b dam...

Uganda: Pneumonic Plague Outbreak Kills One

By Felix Warom OkelloZombo — An outbreak of the pneumonic plague infection has left one dead in Zombo...

Uganda Accuses Rwanda of Economic Sabotage

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

Uganda: Court Appoints Four Assessors in Kwoyelo Case

By Julius OcungiGulu — The International Crimes Division of the High Court (ICD) has appointed four assessors to...

Uganda: Athletics Coach Relishes Team Uganda’s Chances At Special Olympics

By George KatongoleAbu Dhabi. It is fair to say that Uganda's medal hopes rest on the shoulders of...

Uganda: SMEs Urged to Partner in Preparation for Oil

By Martin Luther OketchKampala — The Small and Medium Enterprise (SMEs) must take advantage of prevailing investment opportunities...

Uganda: Arua Treason Case – Bobi Wine, Co-Accused Reappear At Gulu High Court

By Julius OcungiKyandondo East Member of Parliament (MP) Robert Kyagulanyi alias Bobi Wine has today appeared at Gulu...

Uganda: President Farmajo Inspects Somali Soldiers At Uganda Training Camp

Somali president, Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo paid a visit to officials from Somali national army training in Kambamba military...

Uganda: Govt, MTN Agree to Review Phone Calls Traffic, Licences

By Risdel KasasiraKampala — President Museveni and MTN team yesterday agreed to assemble a joint team to conduct...

Uganda: Why Kenya Is Threatened By Uganda-Rwanda Standoff

By Chacha MwitaKenya now sees the standoff as a threat to trade and regional integration The stand-off between...

Kenyatta is the New ‘Peacemaker’ Between Museveni and Kagame

By David KwalimwaPresident Uhuru Kenyatta on Monday separately met President Yoweri Museveni of Uganda and Rwanda's President Paul...

Uganda: Who and Uganda Red Cross Society Sign Agreement to Strengthen Ebola Screening At Points of Entry

Kampala, 20 February 2019:- The World Health Organization (WHO) and the Uganda Red Cross Society today signed an...

Uganda: Chinese Supermarkets Shun Local Goods – Traders

By Justus LyatuuWhen Dorothy Kimuli started her company Kims Natural Chilli Sauce some years back, her dream was...

Uganda: I Don’t Have to Know Everything to Govern – Bobi Wine

By Baker BatteTo be president of the republic of Uganda, Kyadondo East MP Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu aka Bobi...

Uganda: Somali President in Uganda for Summit

A delegation led by Somali president, Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo is in the Ugandan capital, Kampala, to take part...

East Africa: Closed Borders and Fighting Words – Rwanda and Uganda’s Deepening Rift

analysis By Ivan M. Ashaba & Gerald Bareebe"No one can bring me to my knees," said President Kagame....

Uganda: Socialite Zari Hassan in Hospital Over Undisclosed ‘Serious’ Illness

By Amina WakoUganda-born socialite Zari Hassan has been hospitalised over an undisclosed illness. So severe is the illness...

Uganda: Kasaija Fires Uganda Investment Authority Board

By Christine KasemiireKampala — Finance Minister Matia Kasaija has fired the Uganda Investment Authority (UIA) board. In a...

Uganda: Man Cuts Off Wife’s Arm for Rejecting Him

By Alex TumuhimbisePolice in Kakumiro District are holding a man for amputating his wife's arm for allegedly rejecting...

Rwanda: Regional Legal Body Set to Reconcile Uganda, Rwanda

By Zephania UbwaniArusha — The East African Law Society (EALS) has stepped in to reconcile feuding Uganda and...

Uganda: Thugs Raid Barclays Bank in Nakulabye

By Joseph KatoKampala — Two private security guards and a civilian have been arrested after thugs attempted to...

Uganda: 200 Mityana Pupils to Resit Ple Over Exam Malpractice

By Barbra Nalweyiso &al-Mahdi SsenkabirwaMityana — The Uganda National Examinations Board (Uneb) has finally cancelled Primary Leaving Examination...

Uganda: American Sues Estranged Ugandan Spouse Over Car

By Betty Ndagire & Juliet KigongoKampala — An American national, whose marriage to a Ugandan woman broke down...

Uganda: Chinese Firms Fight Over Tororo Mineral Project

By Ephraim KasoziKampala — Chinese investors are embroiled in a legal battle over ownership of a multimillion dollar...

Uganda: Makerere Suspended Staff to Appear Before Probe Team On Thursday

By Patience AhimbisibweThree Makerere University suspended staff will today appear before the institution's appointments board which is investigating...

Uganda: Kyaligonza’s Assault File Sent to DPP

By Andrew BagalaKampala — The police have submitted a file of assault and obstruction of police officer against...

Africa: Pearl of Africa Hotel Sued Over Unpaid Wines

By Juliet Kigongo & Betty NdagireKampala — Pearl of Africa Hotel has been sued for alleged failure to...

Uganda: Hungary to Build Cyber Security Lab

By Franklin DrakuKampala — Hungary has donated to Uganda €16m (about Shs66.3b) to implement a number of projects,...