Uganda

Uganda: Mao Rejects Museveni Links, Declares 2021 State House Bid

By Baker BatteDemocratic Party leader Norbert Mao yesterday became the fourth politician to declare plans to be on...

Uganda: NRM MPs Approve Lining-Up in Elections

By UrnThe National Resistance Movement (NRM) parliamentary caucus has endorsed lining-up behind candidates during internal party elections. The...

Rwanda: After Denials, Uganda’s President Museveni Admits to Hosting Rwandan Dissidents

President Yoweri Museveni of Uganda has finally admitted that he interacted with Rwandan dissidents and fugitives who are...

East Africa: Regional Legal Body Wants to Reconcile Uganda, Rwanda

By Barbara AmongThe East African Law Society (EALS) has stepped in to reconcile the long-running dispute between Uganda...

Tanzania: Samatta Due in Dar for Uganda Cranes Clash

By Majuto OmaryDar es Salaam — Five foreign-based players are expected in the country today for Sunday's Africa...

Uganda: Lawmakers Want More of Museveni Rule

By Daily MonitorUganda's ruling National Resistance Movement (NRM) lawmakers have endorsed President Yoweri Museveni to continue leading the...

Kenya/Uganda: Gor Mahia Set to Raid Tusker for Ugandan Midfielder

By Vincent OpiyoGor Mahia coach Hassan Oktay has tabled a request to the club management to sign three...

Rwanda: Will Uhuru’s Visits Reconcile Uneasy Neighbours Rwanda and Uganda?

opinion By Jackson Mutinda And Ivan R. MugishaKenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta early this week visited Rwanda for talks...

Central Africa: The Great Lakes Can’t Afford More Instability

Photo: Daily Nation From left: Presidents Yoweri Museveni (Uganda), Uhuru Kenyatta (Kenya) and Paul Kagame (Rwanda) arrive for...

Uganda: UN’s Super Cereal Suspected in Food Poisoning in Uganda

Uganda has stopped nationwide distribution of a United Nations food supplement called Super Cereal after two people died...

Uganda: Widow of Bobi Wine’s Driver Sues Government

By Anthony WesakaKampala — A widow of the late driver of Kyadondo East MP Robert Kyagulanyi, aka, Bobi...

Ugandan Doctors Oppose Lubowa Hospital Project

By Patience AhimbisibweKampala — The Uganda Medical Association (UMA) has asked the government to disengage from supporting a...

Uganda: City Businessman Arrested, Produced Before Land Probe

By Tom MalabaKampala — Businessman Sebastian Ruta Ngambwa was yesterday produced before the Commission of Inquiry into Land...

Uganda: Kyenjojo Killings Were a Revenge Act, Say Police

By Joseph KatoKampala — Police have said last week's murder of five children in Kyenjojo District was an...

Uganda: Police Arrest 8 Over Mobile Money Robbery

By Joseph KatoKampala — Police yesterday announced that they have arrested at least eight suspects in the recent...

Uganda: Police Raid Katwe, Recover 27 Bodas

By Andrew BagalaKampala — Police yesterday raided shops in Katwe, a Kampala suburb, for the third day in...

Uganda: Archbishop Calls for Peaceful 2021 Polls

By Tobbias Jolly OwinyGulu — The Archbishop of Gulu Archdiocese, Dr John Baptist Odama, has asked President Museveni...

Uganda: Locals Spy On Each Other for Sanitation, Hygiene

By Felix Warom Okello & Patrick EbongMaracha — Locals in Maracha District have started spying on each other's...

Uganda: DPP Wants More Witnesses to Pin Maj Gen Kyaligonza

By UrnThe Directorate of Public Prosecution (DPP) has instructed police to gather more evidence pinning Uganda's ambassador to...

Uganda: Kibimba, Sironko Bridges Set for Upgrade

By Fred WambedeSironko — Government has launched the reconstruction of three bridges on the national network in the...

Man Beheads Son, Commits Suicide

Kakumiro -Police in Kakumiro District are investigating a case in which a 35-year-old man allegedly killed his son...

Uganda: Mengo, Kayunga Bicker Over Headquarters Land

By Fred MuzaaleKayunga — Buganda Kingdom has accused Kayunga District local government of illegally acquiring a land title...

Uganda: Kyaligonza – DPP Returns File to CID

By Joseph KatoKampala — The Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) has returned the case file of Maj Gen...

Uganda: I’ll Lead Uganda Into 2021 and Beyond – Museveni

President Museveni on Monday accepted a resolution by the ruling National Resistance Movement (NRM) Central Executive Committee (CEC)...

Uganda: Museveni Accepts Proposal to Run for 6th Term in 2021, Says He’s ‘Still Very Able’

By Nahashon MusunguUganda President Yoweri Museveni, aged 74, has affirmed he still has the strength to extend his...

Uganda: IGAD Drafts Protocol to End Border Restrictions

By Derrick WanderaKampala — The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) has drafted a new protocol to resolve cross-border...

Uganda: Shock As Police Recover Body Parts of Two Missing Pupils in Mpigi Forest

By Sadat MbogoRelatives and residents of Kalagala-Gayaza village, Buseese Parish in Nkozi Sub-County, Mpigi District in central Uganda...

Uganda Shilling Slides As Borrowing Goes Up

By Bernard BusuulwaThe Ugandan shilling fell to more than Ush3,700 against the dollar at the beginning of this...

Uganda: Border Crisis – Indifference From Uganda Rankles Rwanda

By Julius BarigabaWith efforts at mediation remaining far from taking shape, Uganda's indifference in the ongoing border spat...

Kenya’s Comedy Star to Perform in Uganda Alongside Popular Singers

Kampala — Kenyan comedy star, Eric Omondi and Ugandan singers plus a host of top comedians are lined...

Uganda: Buganda NRM Caucus MPs Get New Leaders

Members Parliament who support the ruling National Resistance Movement (NRM) have elected office bearers to coordinate party activities...

Uganda: 102 Students for Equality Scholarship Programme

By Isaac SsejjombweSofie Kituyi was just an ordinary needy school-going child in Kamuli District when she was enrolled...

Uganda: Police Named in Selling of Nwsc Water

By Joseph OmolloTororo — Officials of National Water and Sewerage Corporation (NWSC) have accused police officers attached to...

Uganda: Supreme Court Fails Deadline for Verdict On Age Limit Case

By Anthony WesakaKampala — The Supreme Court has failed to beat the two-month deadline to deliver the judgment...

Uganda: Poisoned Porridge – 104 Victims Discharged

By Steven AriongAmudat/Napak- At least 104 people who were last week taken to various health centres in Amudat...

Uganda: Busoga FDC Leaders Back Besigye for 2021 Election

By Moses OkeyaJinja — Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) leaders from Busoga Sub-region have asked Dr Kizza Besigye...

Uganda: District Protests Kampala Name for Mpigi Oil Terminal

By Sadat MbogoMpigi — Mpigi District chairperson Peter Claver Mutuluza has questioned the rationale of naming a petroleum...

Uganda: Court Quashes Govt Decision On NSSF Board Members

By Anthony Wesaka & Betty NdagireKampala — The High Court has ordered government to comply with the directive...

Uganda: Districts Renew Call to License Fishing

By Dan WanderaNakasongola — The 15 districts sharing Lake Kyoga have renewed calls demanding government decentralise fish licensing...

Uganda: Government to Compensate Lango for Lost Animals

By Isaac Otwii & Bill OketchOyam — President Museveni has assured the people of Lango that government will...