Uganda

Rwanda: Museveni, Kagame Agree to End ‘Fight’

By Frederic MusisiKampala — Angolan President João Lourenço on Friday expressed optimism that the Katuna border conflict between...

Africa: Rwanda, Uganda, DRC Presidents in Luanda for Summit

Luanda — The presidents of Rwanda, Paul Kagame, Uganda, Yoweri Museveni, and of the Democratic Republic of Congo...

Uganda Fit the Battle of Climate Change, and the Walls Came Tumbling Down

By Joachim BuwemboThe rain fell, and the school wall fell too. Luckily for the affluent school community, their...

Uganda Clears All Suspects of Ebola

By Halima AbdallahAuthorities in Uganda say the country's healthcare system has succeeded in stemming further spread of the...

Uganda: More Military Men Don Police Uniform As Uganda Polls Loom

By Jonathan KamogaTwo weeks ago, Ugandans on social and mainstream media went into a frenzy after president Yoweri...

Uganda: She Cranes Have Every Reason to Be Aggrieved

By Robert MadoiUnsolicited advice offered about money is relentless in both its advice and criticism about how hard...

East Africa: Uganda Grapples With Tourism vs Electricity

Plans to build another hydropower dam on the shores of Lake Albert in Murchison Falls National Park have...

East Africa: Uganda Goes to the Netball World Cup

By Bamuturaki MusinguziWhen I visited the residential training camp of Uganda's national netball team, the She Cranes, at...

Ugandan Women Abused in Dubai Escape to Embassy

By Moses KyeyuneParliament has directed government to explain measures put in place to rescue Ugandan girls who are...

Ghana: Uganda Delegation Understudies Ghana’s Health Waste Management System

press release A five-member delegation from the Ministry of Health in Uganda with support from the Global Fund...

Ugandans Shun Government Hospitals – allAfrica.com

By Nobert AtukundaOnly 50 per cent of Ugandans seek treatment from government facilities as the first option, new...

Uganda: Newly Appointed Cranes Coach Mubiru Relishing CHAN Challenge

By Andrew Mwanguhya & Denis BbosaUganda Cranes will start their 2020 Africa Nations Championship (Chan) qualifiers away to...

Uganda: Aga Khan Envoy’s Tribute to Karmali

By Amin Mawji ObeThe nation lost a loyal citizen this week. The passing of Amirali Karmali - Mzee...

Uganda: Leaders Divided On Annexing Kalungu Town to Masaka

By Muzafaru Nsubuga &malik Fahad JjingoAuthorities in Kalungu District have rejected a proposal by Kalungu Town Council leaders...

Uganda: Museveni Urges Millers to Grow Own Sugarcane

By Philip WafulaPresident Museveni has said sugarcane prices will continue going down because "there is nothing government can...

Uganda: Court to Rule On Registrar, Journalists Assault Case

By Juliet KigongoCourt has fixed August 23 for ruling on a case in which a senior court registrar...

Uganda: Maj Gen Lokech Appointed New Air Force Chief of Staff

By Risdel KasasiraPresident Museveni has appointed Maj Gen Paul Lokech the new UPDF Air Force Chief of Staff...

Uganda: Kabaka Visits Kayunga Amid Tight Security

By Fred MuzaaleAt 11.40 am Thursday, the Kabaka of Buganda arrived at Ssezibwa Bridge, which separates Kayunga and...

Uganda: NRM Wins Nebbi By-Elections

The NRM candidate in Nebbi District by-election Mr Emmanuel Urombi (NRM) has been declared the winner after defeating...

Uganda: Journalist Fired Over Besigye Talk Show

By Felix Warom Okello & Scovin IcetaThe Board chairperson of Aulogo FM in Adjumani District, Mr Williams Anyama,...

Uganda: Parliament to Award Best Performing Ministers

By Moses KyeyuneAfter threats failed to stop absenteeism in Parliament, Deputy Speaker Jacob Oulanyah has resorted to new...

Uganda’s Population Will Shoot to 55 Million By 2025-Experts

Kampala, Uganda — Experts are predicting an increase in Uganda's population from 40.3 million to 55 million by...

Kenya/Uganda: Ugandan Forward Among Four Released at Gor Mahia

By Victor OtienoRecord Kenyan Premier League (KPL) champions Gor Mahia has parted ways with four players as they...

Uganda: Kagame, Museveni to Meet in Angola for Regional Security Talks

By Ivan R. MugishaRwandan President Paul Kagame and his Ugandan counterpart Yoweri Museveni are on Friday expected to...

Uganda: Museveni Launches Shs43b Data Centre in Jinja

By Philip WafulaPresident Museveni has launched the recently upgraded national cloud data centre in Jinja District under government's...

Uganda: Weatherman Issues Alerts On Lake Victoria

By Lilian NamagembeUganda's national weather agency has started issuing marine forecasts on Lake Victoria to save lives and...

Uganda: Witnesses Offer New Details On Shopping Mall Shooting

By Kelvin AtuhaireKampala — More witnesses of the Tuesday altercation at Quality Shopping Village in Namugongo, Wakiso District,...

Uganda: Away With the Fairies, Dreaming of Real Freedom

opinion By Charles Onyango-ObboSierra Leone's President Julius Maada Bio was in Kampala last week, visiting President Yoweri Museveni....

Uganda Village Joins Forces to Fight Ebola

5 July, 2019. Bwera, Uganda - When Godfrey and his wife Jennifer fell sick with vomiting and fever,...

Uganda: InDriver Launches Ride-Hail App in Fourth African Country, Uganda

By Jake BrightGlobal ride-hail startup InDriver launches its app-based service in Kampala (Uganda) this week. After going live...

Uganda: Museveni’s Visit Worsens NRM Party Rivalry in Mbale

By Fred WambedeMbale — President Museveni's recent visit to Bugisu Sub-region, has triggered a rift within the National...

Uganda: Police Impound 15,000 Litres of Illicit Fuel

By Joseph OmolloPolice in Tororo District have impounded 15,000 litres of illicit fuel, and arrested 10 suspects in...

Uganda: Explore New Markets in DRC, South Sudan – Minister Advises Contractors

By Stephen OtageState Ministry for Works Edward Katumba Wamala has asked contractors in Uganda to form partnerships to...

Uganda: Nebbi Lc5 By-Election Today

By Felix Warom, Patrick Okaba and Ibrahim AdubangoToday, a total of 121,856 electorates in Nebbi District are heading...

Uganda: Mukwano CEO Amirali Karmali Is Dead

Mukwano Group of Companies Chief Executive Officer Amirali Karmali has died, sources close to the family said last...

Uganda: Nursing Officer Interdicted Over Defaming Officials On Social Media

By Micheal WonialaA senior nursing officer attached to Kwirwot Health Centre II in Suam Sub-county, Bukwo District, has...

Uganda: Contraceptive Shortage Hits the Country

By Lilian NamagembeKampala — Women and adolescent girls risk getting unwanted pregnancies as the country grapples with scarcity...

Uganda: Communities Seek Food Aid After Ban On Fishing Activities

By Dan WanderaAuthorities in Nakasongola District are rallying for possible relief aid from government agencies to save lives...

Uganda: Bunyoro Rejects Proposal to Build Dam On Murchison Falls

By Francis MugerwaBunyoro Kitara Kingdom has opposed government's proposal to construct a hydropower dam in Murchison Falls National...

Africa: Uganda Among Largest Recipients of Remittances in Sub-Saharan Africa

By Christine KasemiireUganda received one of the largest sums in remittances in 2018, according to data from the...