Uganda

Uganda: Retired Magistrate Offers Land for Children’s Centre

By George MuronAn 83-year-old man in Bukedea District has donated land towards the construction of an Early Child...

Uganda: Maj Gen Birungi – the Artillery Guru Guarding Museveni’s Life

By Risdel KasasiraThe new head of President Museveni's security, Maj Gen James Birungi, is a trained tank armour...

Uganda: Buganda Land Board, Mityana Leaders Agree On Disputed Land

Buganda Land Board (BLB) has allowed about 200 residents occupying part of land housing Magala Health Centre III...

Uganda: MP Nsereko Denies Selling Road Reserve Land

By Juliet KigongoKampala Central MP Muhammad Nsereko has denied allegations of illegally and unlawfully creating a title in...

Uganda: Money Queries Continue to Haunt City Abattoir

By Amos NgwomoyaFor eight years now since butchers took over management of the city's biggest slaughterhouse on Port...

East Africa: Kenya On High Alert for Ebola After Cases Confirmed in Uganda

Photo: Joel Kaguta/NTV Uganda The isolation centre set up in Bwera, Kasese District where the five-year-old boy who...

Uganda: One Dead From Ebola As Govt Confirms Two More Cases

Photo: Enid Ninsiima/Daily Monitor Health workers screen patients before they enter the Bwera Hospital in Kasese District where...

Uganda: 11 Things Government Is Doing to Contain Ebola Outbreak in Kasese

The health ministry on Wednesday confirmed three Ebola cases in Uganda after a five-year-old boy who had travelled...

Uganda: Second Person Dies of Ebola in Kasese As Cases Rise to 10

Photo: Enid Ninsiima/Daily Monitor Health workers screen patients before they enter the Bwera Hospital in Kasese District where...

East Africa: The Ebola Virus Has Reached Uganda

Photo: U.S. Centers for Diseaase Control and Prevention African countries have been more scientific about containing Ebola than...

Uganda: Briefing – Uganda Ebola Response Tested As Three Cases Discovered

Photo: Joel Kaguta/NTV Uganda The isolation centre set up in Bwera, Kasese District where the five-year-old boy who...

Uganda: UN Health Agency Identifies 5-Year-Old Congolese Boy As First Confirmed Case of Ebola in Uganda

The World Health Organization (WHO) and Ministry of Health, confirmed on Tuesday the first case of the deadly...

Uganda: Makerere Asks New Entrants to Print Own Admission Letters

By Patience AhimbisibweMakerere University has asked its new students to print own provisional admission letters after they met...

Uganda: How Govt Plans to Fund Public Debt in 2019/20 Financial Year

By Martin Luther OketchPublic debt has been rising and the same applies to money allocated for refinancing. This...

Uganda: Gunmen Strike Kampala Again

By Andrew BagalaGunmen yesterday morning killed two mobile money operators and robbed them of unspecified amount of cash...

Uganda: Bunyoro Demands Oil Benefits, Cabinet Jobs

By Francis MugerwaBunyoro sub-region has renewed calls for a befitting share of the oil benefits, a public university...

Uganda: Kyaliwajjala Not Nakirebe for She Cranes Residential Camp

By Regina NalujjaThe She Cranes were expected to start residential training at AVRS Arena in Nakirebe along Masaka...

Uganda: Boxer Kiwanuka Not Bothered By Fight Shift

By Abdul-Nasser SsemugabiHeavyweight boxer Shafik Kiwanuka said he is not at all bothered by the postponement of his...

Uganda: 40 Bugiri Schools Fail to Account for Shs150m

By Asuman MusobyaForty secondary school head teachers in Bugiri District have not accounted for a total of Shs150m...

Uganda: Rukutana Salutes Soldiers for Blocking Bamugemereire After Heroes’ Day Awards

By Tom Malaba & Shabibah NakirigyaKampala — President Museveni's decoration of four UPDF soldiers attached to the External...

Uganda: 100 Stranded As Landslides Hit Kasese

By Joel Kaguta & Felix BasiimeLandslides have left more than 100 people in Mahango Sub-county, Kasese District, stranded...

Uganda: Kabaka Urges Clan Heads to Document Buganda’s History

By Muzafaru Nsubuga &issa AligaKabaka Ronald Mutebi has directed clan heads in Buganda to document all history about...

South Sudan: Refugees in Uganda Hope to Return Home

By Halima AthumaniUganda hosts Africa’s largest refugee population – one and a quarter million people, with two-thirds having...

Uganda: Maj Gen Birungi Replaces Don Nabasa As Sfc Commander

By Risdel KasasiraMaj Gen James Birungi has been appointed as the commander of the Special Forces Command (SFC)....

Uganda: Kitaka Unveils KCCA’s 8-Year Achievements

By Amos NgwomoyaKampala — Kampala Capital City Authority's (KCCA) acting executive director Andrew Kitaka on Tuesday higlighted achievements...

Uganda: Illegal Fees Haunt Upe Schools 22 Years Later

By Monitor TeamWhen Mzee Simon Peter Ssendikaddiwa enrolled his 13-year-old grandson at St Mary's Kiryowa Primary School in...

Uganda: IRC Responds to News of Ebola Spread to Uganda

Photo: U.S. Centers for Diseaase Control and Prevention African countries have been more scientific about containing Ebola than...

Uganda: Confirmation of Case of Ebola Virus Disease in Uganda

Photo: U.S. Centers for Diseaase Control and Prevention African countries have been more scientific about containing Ebola than...

Uganda: Suspected Criminals Surrender Stolen Gun, Guards Arrested

By Yazid YolisigiraMayuge — Police in Mayuge District in eastern Uganda are holding three private security guards over...

Uganda: Science Teachers Plot Breakaway From Unatu

By Patience AhimbisibweKampala — Science teachers have accused the Uganda National Teachers' Union (Unatu) leaders of sabotage and...

Uganda: King Mumbere’s Mother Dies At 85

By Misairi Thembo KahunguKampala — Rwenzururu Kingdom Queen Mother Christine Mukirania has passed on aged 85, the royal...

Uganda: Government Awards Soldiers Medal for Blocking Land Probe Team

By Amos NgwomoyaKampala — The Commission of Inquiry into Land Matters yesterday said it will not read "too...

Uganda: Makerere University Scraps External Examiners Over Cash

By Damali MukhayeKampala — Makerere University has suspended external examinations indefinitely due to financial constraints. A June 7...

Uganda: DPP Launches Victims, Witness Protection Guidelines

By Anthony WesakaKampala — For lack of a proper legal framework to protect witnesses/victims of crime, the office...

Uganda: Court Overturns Lawyer Alaka’s Suspension

By Ephraim KasoziKampala — Court has quashed the conviction and suspension of lawyer Caleb Alaka over accusations of...

Uganda: Kabaka to Fix Lukunyu Palace

By Isa Aliga & Al-Mahdi SsenkabirwaMasaka — Kabaka Ronald Mutebi II has said the kingdom will soon prioritise...

Uganda: Ura to Impound Vehicles With Foreign Number Plates

By Andrew BagalaKampala — Uganda Revenue Authority (URA) is to impound foreign registered vehicles without temporary importation licence...

Uganda: Youth Leaders in Uganda Are Mere Opportunists, Says Mao

By Derrick WanderaKampala — The chairman of Inter-Party Organisation for Dialogue (IPOD), Mr Norbert Mao has blasted youth...

Uganda: Motorists Cautioned As Kampala – Entebbe Expressway Nears Completion

By Henry MulindwaIn June 2018, part of Uganda's first expressway Kampala-Entebbe expressway was opened to motorists. The road...

Uganda: Lawyers’ Body Defends Self in Private Arbitration Case

By Ephraim KasoziKampala — The Uganda Law Society (ULS) has asked Court to dismiss with costs a case...